In Time of War: Romani Children in State Care in Ukraine

31 August 2023

This report details problems in the Ukrainian state care system for Romani children, both before and after the full-scale invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation in February 2022. The research was based on research conducted by the ERRC which includes a series of interviews with Romani families, civil society activists, and representatives of children’s services, as well as high-ranking officials.

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ERRC Submission to CCPR on Slovakia (August 2023)

14 August 2023

Written Comments of the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) concerning Slovakia for consideration by the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR), at its 139th Session (09 Oct 2023 - 03 Nov 2023).

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ERRC submission to UN CERD on Italy (July 2023)

17 July 2023

Written Comments of the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) concerning Italy for consideration by the United Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), at its 110th Session (07 Aug 2023 - 31 Aug 2023).

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ERRC Submission to the OSCE-ODIHR contact point for Roma and Sinti

12 July 2023

Written Comments of the European Roma Rights Centre, concerning the 4th status report on the implementation of the OSCE action plan (11 July 2023)

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Challenging Digital Antigypsyism: Albania, Serbia, Turkey, Ukraine

17 May 2023

This report is a summary and analysis of monitoring and reporting carried out by the ERRC’s ‘Roma Rights Defenders’ volunteer section in Albania, Serbia, Turkey, and Ukraine between November 2020 and August 2021. It contains data from reporting activities the volunteer researchers carried out using report functions embedded within major social media networks, as well as analysis by ERRC staff and volunteer coordinators on the online hate speech profile of each country. It is likely the first data-driven picture of online hate speech specifically targeted against Roma in Europe.

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The Roma Rights Under Siege: Monitoring Reports from One Year of War in Ukraine

28 February 2023

This monitoring report is a record of human rights violations against Romani refugees from Ukraine in the year following the Russian invasion on the 24th February. In the aftermath of the opening of full-scale hostilities, the ERRC and partners mobilised human rights monitoring teams inside Ukraine and several of the countries bordering (the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova). We are also grateful to activists working in Poland who’s important work we have quoted in this report to provide a more complete picture of discrimination faced by Romani refugees from Ukraine across Europe.

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Justice Denied: Roma in the Criminal Justice System of Serbia

22 February 2023

This report on Roma in the criminal justice system of Serbia is one part of an ongoing series of country reports produced by the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) in partnership with Fair Trials, which examines the impact of anti-Roma racism on the workings of the criminal justice systems.

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