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News & Events: Italy: Torino Municipality Shuts off Water Supply near Roma Camp
12 August 2013

News & Events: Czech Republic: Protect Roma at risk of violence ahead of far-right demonstrations
2 August 2013

News & Events: Macedonian Police Target Roma with Excessive Force
13 May 2013

News & Events: Romani Woman Injured in Macedonian Protest
25 January 2013

News & Events: European Court of Human Rights Rules Against Hungary in Police Brutality Case
26 June 2012

Strategic Litigation: Borbála Kiss v Hungary
26 June 2012

News & Events: Factsheet: Roma Rights in Jeopardy
16 February 2012

News & Events: Ukrainian Authorities Must Investigate Violent Police Raid Against Roma
25 January 2012

News & Events: Italian Authorities Urged to Investigate Destruction of Roma Camp
15 December 2011

News & Events: Romani Families Forced onto the Street by Continuing Evictions in Rome
27 October 2011

News & Events: ERRC Seeks Justice for Romani Victims of Police Violence Before European Court
26 September 2011

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to the Council of Europe on implementation of human rights judgments in Romania
19 July 2011

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to UN CEDAW on Italy (June 2011)
7 July 2011

Research & Advocacy: Rapporto ERRC sull'Italia presentato al Comitato CEDAW delle Nazioni Unite (giugno 2011)
7 July 2011

Research & Advocacy: Breaking the Silence: Trafficking in Romani Communities
19 May 2011

News & Events: Rights Groups Demand Protection for Hungarian Roma
17 March 2011

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to UN CERD on Serbia (January 2011)
27 January 2011

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to UN UPR on Greece (November 2010)
19 November 2010

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to UN UPR on Hungary (November 2010)
8 November 2010

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to the Council of Europe on implementation of human rights judgments in Romania
22 July 2010

News & Events: Human Rights Groups Urge Thorough Follow-up of Recent Incident of Police Violence and Abuse of Romani Boys in Slovakia
21 April 2009

News & Events: Macedonia Again Found in Violation of the European Convention on Human Rights
14 April 2008

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to UN HRC on the Republic of Macedonia (March 2008)
15 March 2008

News & Events: Strasbourg Court Sanctions Romania over the racially motivated ill-treatment of a Romani juvenile
5 March 2008

Research & Advocacy: Strasbourg Court Sanctioned Romania for Failure to Remedy Police Ill-Treatment of Romani Man: Judgment Strengthens Discrimination Law
20 November 2007

Research & Advocacy: Macedonia Roma Protest against Police Brutality
20 November 2007

News & Events: Strasbourg Court Sanctions Romania for Failure to Remedy Police Ill-Treatment of Romani Man
27 July 2007

Research & Advocacy: Strasbourg Court Finds Violation of Article 3 in the First Macedonian Roma Torture Case
18 June 2007

Research & Advocacy: News roundup: Snapshots from around Europe
18 May 2007

Research & Advocacy: Romani Man Released from Ukrainian Prison after Serving Six Years for Crime He Didn't Commit
18 May 2007

Research & Advocacy: Serbian War Crimes Court Sentences Kosovo Albanian for Atrocities against Roma
18 May 2007

Research & Advocacy: Further Action against Hate Speech in Russia European Commission on Racism and Intolerance Reports on Russia
18 May 2007

News & Events: Macedonia Found in Violation of the European Convention on Human Rights
19 February 2007

Research & Advocacy: Police Ill-treatment of Romani Suspect
13 November 2006

Research & Advocacy: Romanian Police Attack Roma
13 November 2006

Research & Advocacy: ERRC Submission to the United Nations Committee Against Torture concerning the situation of Roma in Russia
13 November 2006

News & Events: NGOs Urge Macedonian Authorities to Investigate Death of Trajan Bekirov
16 June 2006

Research & Advocacy: Romani Victims of Police Abuse Bring Lawsuit at European Court of Human Rights
3 April 2006

Research & Advocacy: Private Lawsuit Filed after Public Prosecutor Ended Investigation into Police Brutality in Kicevo
3 April 2006

Research & Advocacy: European Court of Human Rights Finds Bulgaria Liable for Police Abuse of Roma on Two Separate Occasions
3 April 2006

Research & Advocacy: Written Comments of the European Roma Rights Center Concerning Kosovo For Consideration by the United Nations Human Rights Committee on the Occasion of Review of the Country Report of Task Forces on UNMIK
24 March 2006

News & Events: European Court issues two judgments against Bulgaria
24 February 2006

Research & Advocacy: UN CAT Rules Serbia and Montenegro in Violation of Convention Against Torture
1 February 2006

Research & Advocacy: Roma Houses Destroyed in Romanian Town of Seica Mare
1 February 2006

Research & Advocacy: ECtHR Finds Greece Guilty of Inhuman and Degrading Treatment of Two Romani Men
1 February 2006

News & Events: Romani Victims of Police Abuse in Romania Bring Lawsuit at European Court of Human Rights
24 January 2006

News & Events: Macedonian Roma Police Abuse Case Hearing at the European Court of Human Rights
20 January 2006

News & Events: Greece in Breach of Articles 3 and 14 of the European Convention on Human Rights
14 December 2005

News & Events: UN Torture Committee Again Rules Against Police Abuse of Roma in Serbia and Montenegro
16 November 2005

Research & Advocacy: ERRC Testifies at European Parliament on Situation of Roma and Others Regarded as
22 July 2005

Research & Advocacy: In the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time: Human Rights Prospects for Roma in Ukraine
21 July 2005

Strategic Litigation: Case of Moldovan and Others v Romania; village of Hadareni
13 July 2005

News & Events: Serbia in Violation of Torture Convention in Roma Case
29 June 2005

Research & Advocacy: Roma Subjected to Abuse of Power by Ukrainian Police Officers
11 March 2005

Research & Advocacy: European Court of Human Rights Declares Romanian Romani Case Admissible
11 March 2005

News & Events: ERRC/HLC/MRC Legal Action in Serbian Forced Eviction Case - Serbian Police Abuse Roma in the Course of Large-Scale Forced Eviction in Belgrade
17 December 2004

Research & Advocacy: US Congress Hears Roma Rights Abuse Concerns in Russia
16 December 2004

Research & Advocacy: More Violent Acts Towards Roma by Macedonian Police
16 December 2004

Research & Advocacy: Strasbourg Court Finds Hungary in Breach of Human Rights Standards in a Roma Police Brutality Case
15 December 2004

Research & Advocacy: “Gypsy Rooms” and Other Discriminatory Treatment Against Romani Women in Hungarian Hospitals
15 December 2004

News & Events: ERRC and HLC Win Key UN Torture Case
9 December 2004

Research & Advocacy: ERRC/IHF statement at the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting on the Russian Federation (October 2004)
5 October 2004

News & Events: US Congress Hears Roma Rights Abuse Concerns in Russia
23 September 2004

Research & Advocacy: ERRC submission to US Helsinki Commission on Russia (September 2004)
23 September 2004

Research & Advocacy: ERRC statement to the OSCE on the Russian Federation (September 2004)
13 September 2004

Research & Advocacy: Italian Law Enforcement Officials Abuse Romani Beggars
29 July 2004

News & Events: Strasbourg court finds Hungary in breach of human rights standards in a Roma police brutality case
22 July 2004

Strategic Litigation: Balogh v Hungary
20 July 2004

Research & Advocacy: Snapshots from around Europe
7 July 2004

News & Events: ERRC: Russian Police Arrested in Connection with Extortion and Torture of Roma
23 June 2004

Research & Advocacy: Extreme Rights Deprivation among Roma in Slovakia Leads to Unrest
28 May 2004

Research & Advocacy: Suspended Sentences for Police Officers Found Guilty of Torturing Romani Men in Serbia and Montenegro
28 May 2004

Research & Advocacy: Police Officers Beat Romani Youth in Serbia and Montenegro
28 May 2004

Research & Advocacy: Police Officer Enjoys Impunity for Alleged Abuse of Romani Boy
28 May 2004

Research & Advocacy: Police Abuse of Roma in Bulgaria
28 May 2004

News & Events: ERRC files a police brutality case against Bulgaria with the Strasbourg human rights court
21 April 2004

Research & Advocacy: Stateless Roma Detained at Airport in the Romanian Capital
7 November 2002

Research & Advocacy: Violence including rape and killing of Roma in Czech Republic
7 November 2001

Research & Advocacy: Romani Holocaust exhibition in Auschwitz
7 November 2001

Research & Advocacy: Roma granted asylum
10 April 2001

Research & Advocacy: Romani youth attacked by police in Czech Republic
5 December 2000

News & Events: Campland: Racial Segregation of Roma in Italy
3 November 2000

News & Events: Statement of the European Roma Rights Center on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the European Convention on Human Rights
2 November 2000

Research & Advocacy: United Nations Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination and the Committee against Torture express concern about Roma Rights in Slovenia
3 October 2000

Research & Advocacy: Romani youth shot and killed by police officers in Bulgaria
3 October 2000

News & Events: United Nations CERD Finds Slovak Anti-Romani Municipal Ordinances Violate International Law
27 September 2000

News & Events: Police Abuse in Macedonia
19 September 2000

News & Events: Open Letter to the Macedonian General Prosecutor Mr Stavre Džikov
13 July 2000

News & Events: ERRC Letter to Greek Prime Minister
19 May 2000

News & Events: European Court of Human Rights Finds Bulgaria in Breach of European Human Rights Standards in Police Abuse Case
19 May 2000

News & Events: Roma Organise to Raise Awareness of the Situation of Roma in the Kosovo Crisis
21 April 2000

News & Events: Letter to the Military Prosecutor of Tirgu-Mures, Romania
16 March 2000

News & Events: ERRC Letter to Slovak Prime Minister
28 February 2000

News & Events: European Court of Human Rights Hears Bulgarian Police Abuse Case
27 January 2000

News & Events: ERRC Applauds Court-Approved Compensation for Racial Discrimination against Roma by Czech Hotel Owner
29 October 1999

News & Events: Deportation of Roma from Belgium Second Letter to Belgian Prime Minister
7 October 1999

News & Events: ERRC Demands Effective Action in Halting Czech Apartheid
7 October 1999

News & Events: Forced migration of Roma and the current asylum crisis
22 September 1999

Research & Advocacy: Roma from Kosovo Testify
2 August 1999

News & Events: European Roma Rights Center Letter to the Prime Minister of Spain
22 July 1999

News & Events: ERRC Letter to UN Secretary General H.E. Kofi Annan Concerning the Protection of Romani Civilians in Kosovo
16 July 1999

News & Events: The Current Situation of Roma in Kosovo
9 July 1999

News & Events: Open letter to Ms Tarja Halonen, Minister for Foreign Affairs in Finland
6 July 1999

News & Events: Balkan Roma Conference on Peace and Security
23 June 1999

News & Events: Concerning recent events in Hajduhadhaz, Hungary
23 March 1999

News & Events: Strasbourg application charges Slovak towns with racial discrimination against Roma
12 March 1999

News & Events: United Nations committee criticises disproportionate number of Roma in detention in Hungary
20 November 1998

News & Events: ERRC calls for investigation of police assault on Roma settlement in Slovakia
2 November 1998

News & Events: In first decision involving Roma applicants from Central or Eastern Europe, Strasbourg Court finds Bulgaria in violation of European Convention of Human Rights
29 October 1998

Research & Advocacy: Czech court banishes Rom with Czech citizenship
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Roma unwanted again in Fejér County, Hungary
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Flood destroys Romani settlement in Jarovnice, Slovakia
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Seminar on domestic and international aspects of the legal protection of Roma
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: How young Roma live
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Police abuse of Roma in Bulgaria
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Killing by skinheads in Bulgaria
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Death of a Romani man in police custody in Portugal
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Roma from Slovakia seek asylum in the United Kingdom
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Police abuse of Roma in Croatia
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Police killing and abuses in Greece
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Abuses by police and special police troops in Beglezh, Bulgaria
10 September 1998

Research & Advocacy: Police raid in Săruleşti, Romania
10 September 1998

News & Events: ERRC Letter to the General Prosecutor of Hungary
7 November 1997

Research & Advocacy: Survivor testimony from Poland
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Memory needs a place
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Second-instance court in Hungary rejects appeal by police officers
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Greek authorities resettle Roma of Ano Liosia in restrictive camp
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Community violence, police abuse and attacks by military officers in Bulgaria
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Romani Holocaust - Official complaint against Czech war criminal
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Community attack on Roma in Klatovy, Czech Republic
15 July 1997

Research & Advocacy: Romani Woman Killed in Police Custody in Turkey
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Policeman Ordered to Pay Damages by Court in Germany
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Field Report from Turkey to the research Co-ordinator
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Continuing Police Brutality Against Roma in Transcarpathian Ukraine
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Viennese Court Refuses to Counter Police Testimony
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Police Violence Against Roma in Szombathely, Western Hungary
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Police Excesses against Roma in Greece
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: Starving Roma in Bulgaria Beaten by Police
10 April 1997

Research & Advocacy: 18-Year-Old Romani Woman Shot Dead by Security Guard in Bulgaria
10 April 1997

News & Events: ERRC Letter to the General Prosecutor of Hungary Kálmán Györgyi
21 March 1997

News & Events: ERRC Letter to the General Prosecutor of Albania Alush Dragoshi
14 December 1996

News & Events: ERRC Letter to the Chief Prosecutor of Bulgaria Ivan Tatarchev
3 December 1996

Research & Advocacy: András Bíró - Former Chairman of the Board of Directors
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Elected Official Kills Romani Man in Elin Pelin, Bulgaria
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: „It Was a Bear Hunt... There Were Lots of People Who Enjoyed the Atmosphere" - Interviews with Roma Refugees from Bosnia
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Rom Shot in Restaurant in Hungary
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Two Romani Soldiers Murdered in Bulgarian Village
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Activities March-October 1996
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Romani Boy Tortured, Burned to Death in Albania
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Romani Couple Beaten by Police in Austria
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Rom Burned to Death in Slovakia
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Rom Shot and Killed by Policeman in Romania
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Romani Woman Raped by Police Officers in Ukraine
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Mayor Administers Vigilante Justice in Galiche, Bulgaria
12 October 1996

Research & Advocacy: Sudden Rage at Dawn: Violence Against Roma in Romania
8 September 1996

News & Events: ERRC Letter to the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yuriy Mazur
3 September 1996

Recruitment Notice: Executive Director

14 April 2014

The European Roma Rights Centre Board of Directors invites applications for the post of Executive Director

Deadline for Applications: 8 June 2014

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ERRC Seeks Consultant (Senior Researcher)

18 April 2014

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is recruiting a consultant to conduct an assessment of potential activities of the ERRC in selected countries in the Western Balkans and to assist the ERRC in its research and advocacy activities in those countries.

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ERRC Seeks Human Rights Monitors

17 April 2014

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) invites applications from individuals to act as Human Rights Monitors in the following countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo. The monitor for Bosnia and Herzegovina may also be tasked to monitor developments in Montenegro.

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