SUPPORTER OF THE WEB SIDE

MR. AGUSH DEMIROVSKI FROM MACEDONIA

NEVER SAY AND JUDGE OTHER PEOPLE BEFORE LEARN ABOUT THEM WHO THEY ARE

Roma and Travellers Team-5th Opre Meeting 31.05.2018


The 5th OPRE Platform was collaborately organised with the 6th CoE-FRA-ENNHRI-EQUINET Collaborative Platform on Social and Economic Rights (“4Social Rights Platform”) which was hosted by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission in Belfast 15-16 May 2018. The 1st Joint Meeting of the 4Social Rights and the “OPRE” platforms initiated a debate on the protection of the rights to accommodation of Travellers and the rights to housing of Roma and highlighted the human cost of evictions of both Travellers and Roma.

Alone Together: Strength and Solidarity Between the Roma and African American Communities—Harvard FXB’s Sixth Annual International Roma Day Event

By Susan Lloyd McGarry
This spring semester Harvard FXB has sponsored or convened three events that brought students and Roma scholars together and suggested some possible future directions in the struggle for Roma rights and in Harvard FXB’s Roma research..

Regional Conference: "Holistic Approach to Housing for Roma in the Enlargement Region

The Regional Conference “Holistic Approach to Housing for Roma in the Enlargement Region”, which will gather relevant public officials from the enlargement region and point out common challenges, strengths and deficiencies of previous housing initiatives, is to take place in Bar, Montenegro. The meeting is organized under the auspices of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC)’s Roma Integration 2020.

Halya Coynash: Another Roma camp attacked in Ukraine, with police saying ‘hooliganism


A permanent Roma settlement in Rudne, near Lviv, was burned down on May 9, leaving a number of families homeless. It was the second attack on a Ukrainian Roma camp in less than a month, although this time nobody has publicly admitted to carrying it out… While Ukraine’s Human Rights Ombudsperson clearly views this as a hate crime, and witnesses speak of a crowd of around 30 young masked thugs, the police have thus far only initiated an investigation into suspected ‘hooliganism’.