Roma Face Discrimination at Every Stage of Criminal Proceedings in the Czech Republic and Slovakia

07 February 2023

Brussels, 7 February 2023: Two reports published today by the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) expose the extent to which antigypsyism and institutional racism is embedded in the criminal justice systems of the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The country reports were produced in partnership with the global criminal justice watchdog Fair Trials.

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Legal Action Against Serbian Police After Home Invasion and Violent Attack on a Romani Family

19 January 2023

Brussels, Belgrade 19 January 2023: the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) and Vojvođanski romski centar will take legal action against police officers who invaded the home of a Romani family and violently assaulted them on 13th January in Belgrade. A discrimination complaint has been submitted to the Commissioner for the Protection of Equality and further legal options are currently being explored with the family. 

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Archived Press Releases

01 January 2022

The ERRC maintains a record of every public announcement we have made to the press. These provide information on human rights violations and ERRC legal actions, research and publications, submissions to international and national human rights bodies, other advocacy actions and human rights education outcomes. The press releases are listed by year and in reverse chronological order; click on the title to read the full version.

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