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Outrageous Supreme Court decision allows Roma-only religious school. The lawsui...

European Roma Rights Centre - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 6:30pm
Outrageous Supreme Court decision allows Roma-only religious school.
The lawsuit of CFCF Alapítvány aimed to put an end to #segregation in a school in Nyíregyháza, Hungary. Due to this judgement 20 more #Roma children can start their education in the ghetto school.
Share if you believe Roma children deserve the same chances as anyone else!
Read more: http://goo.gl/kZuzid


Supreme Court of Hungary allows Roma-only religious school | CFCF
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Today is one of the most mournful days of Hungarian education history: The CFCF turns to the European Commission in connection to the decision of the Supreme Court Although the previous decisions by the Hungarian courts established on two instances that the school in Nyíregyháza segregates Roma chil…

Czech Republic: Systematic discrimination against Romani children in schools htt...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:43pm
Czech Republic: Systematic discrimination against Romani children in schools
https://www.amnesty.org/en/articles/news/2015/04/czech-republic-systematic-discrimination-against-romani-children-in-schools/


Czech Republic: Systematic discrimination against Romani children in schools | Amnesty International
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Romani children face daily discrimination and segregation in schools due to the Czech government’s longstanding failure to address deeply engrained prejudice within the education system, said Amnesty International in a new report launched today.

WHO and partners increase focus on Roma population in Ukraine http://www.euro.wh...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:41pm
WHO and partners increase focus on Roma population in Ukraine
http://www.euro.who.int/en/countries/ukraine/news/news/2015/04/who-and-partners-increase-focus-on-roma-population-in-ukraine-


WHO/Europe | WHO and partners increase focus on Roma population in Ukraine
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The crisis situation in Ukraine resulted in additional burden on the Roma population. Since the crises started, 10,000 Roma people are estimated to have fled from their residences in the Eastern part of the country. These people have joined the large community of Internally Displaced People (IDPs) i…

Amnesty International released the report on the discrimination of Romani childr...

ERIO European Roma Information Office - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:09pm
Amnesty International released the report on the discrimination of Romani children in the Czech Republic, who are still placed in practical schools designed for pupils with mild disabilities or segregated within Roma-only classes in mainstream schools.
We need to stop school segregation NOW!

Take an action and sign an email to the Czech Prime Minister: http://tinyurl.com/mzp86he
Read the AI Report: http://tinyurl.com/kufxycx




The right to education is one of the most fundamental human rights, yet thousands of Romani children in Czech Republic's schools suffer prejudice every day. Help us end discrimination for Romani children in schools once and for all: http://bit.ly/1DE3NmS

19-22 May 2015, Strasbourg, France - Would you like to learn more about the Seco...

ERIO European Roma Information Office - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:58pm
19-22 May 2015, Strasbourg, France - Would you like to learn more about the Second World War? Attend a seminar “Remembrance and learning from World War II” organised by the Youth Department of the Council of Europe and the National Youth Council of Russia!

Apply online until 26 April 2015 here: http://tinyurl.com/pztnosr

More information about the event: http://tinyurl.com/levfbjv


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Romani children in the Czech Republic are not getting the education that is thei...

European Roma Rights Centre - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:06pm
Romani children in the Czech Republic are not getting the education that is their right - says Amnesty International in their new report available here: https://www.amnesty.org/en/documents/eur71/1368/2015/en/


Document | Amnesty International
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Action card for 'Learn the Lesson' campaign -www.amnesty.org/MustTryHarder. School progress report for the Czech Government, calling on the Czech Prime Minister to end ethnic discrimination of Romani children in schools.

Audio Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 23 April 2015 https://soundcloud.com/...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:46pm
Audio Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 23 April 2015
https://soundcloud.com/romavirtualnetwork/audio-2015-04-23 (7:00 min.)


Audio Introduction of On-line Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 23 April 2015
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Audio Introduction of On-line Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 23 April 2015.

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Roma Virtual Network on fb - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:46pm

The Roma in Europe: 11 things you always wanted to know, but were afraid to ask | Amnesty...
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An overview and history of Roma in Europe, including who they are, where they come from, what they do, how they were treated, whether it's OK to call them "gypsies", the difference between Roma and Travellers, and the situation for Roma in Europe today.

ERIO welcomes the first human rights education manual for young people on combat...

ERIO European Roma Information Office - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:42pm
ERIO welcomes the first human rights education manual for young people on combating anti-Gypsyism published by the Council of Europe!

Read the manual: http://tinyurl.com/qhvlszy


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Worth reading: interesting article looking at the similarities between Indigenou...

ERIO European Roma Information Office - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:50pm
Worth reading: interesting article looking at the similarities between Indigenous Australians and Irish Travellers.


What do Indigenous Australians and Irish Travellers have in common?
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Though they live on opposite sides of the globe, Indigenous Australians and Irish Travellers share a depressingly similar history of racism, discrimination, poverty and marginalisation. Professor Janet McCalman takes a look at what unites these two seemingly different populations.

Roma/Sinti Educational Resource &quot;Giving Memory a Future&quot; Presented at Council of...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:46pm
Roma/Sinti Educational Resource "Giving Memory a Future" Presented at Council of Europe
https://sfi.usc.edu/news/2015/04/9108-romasinti-educational-resource-“giving-memory-future”-presented-council-europe


Roma/Sinti Educational Resource “Giving Memory a Future” Presented at Council of Europe | USC...
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Apr 21 2015 Roma/Sinti Educational Resource “Giving Memory a Future” Presented at Council of Europe (Milena Santerini, center, presenting Giving Memory a Future to the Council of Europe) USC Shoah Foundation’s educational resource Giving Memory a Future: The Sinti and Roma in Ita…

United Kingdom: &#xa3;118,000 Derby jobs scheme gets 98 into work or training http://...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:43pm
United Kingdom: £118,000 Derby jobs scheme gets 98 into work or training
http://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/pound-118-000-Derby-jobs-scheme-gets-98-work/story-26368670-detail/story.html


£118,000 Derby jobs scheme gets 98 into work or training
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A £118,000 SCHEME to get disadvantaged people into work has been pronounced a success after helping 98 people find full-time jobs or get into education and training. The project helped both...

Thursday 23 of April, at 11am the European Parliament subcommittee on Human righ...

ERIO European Roma Information Office - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 6:52pm
Thursday 23 of April, at 11am the European Parliament subcommittee on Human rights is holding a public hearing on “the situation of the Roma minority in third countries with a focus on the Western Balkans”.
If you want to find out more about the situation of the Roma in the West Balkans ERIO encourages you to live stream this hearing.

You can find the link for the hearing’s agenda here: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/meetdocs/2014_2019/documents/droi/dv/50_prgromahearing_/50_prgromahearing_en.pdf

And the link to the live stream here: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/ep-live/en/committees/video?event=20150423-0900-COMMITTEE-DROI


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Audio Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 21 April 2015 Send your comments regar...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 10:21pm
Audio Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 21 April 2015

Send your comments regarding the quality and content of audio bulletin to romale0804@yahoo.com

https://soundcloud.com/romavirtualnetwork/audio-2015-04-21 (10:00 min.)


Audio Introduction of On-line Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 21 April 2015
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Audio Introduction of On-line Bulletin of Roma Virtual Network - 21 April 2015.

Roma Petition Pope Over Forced Evictions in Rome http://www.newsweek.com/roma-pe...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 9:34pm
Roma Petition Pope Over Forced Evictions in Rome
http://www.newsweek.com/roma-petition-pope-over-forced-evictions-rome-323524


Roma Petition Pope Over Forced Evictions in Rome
www.newsweek.com
The increase in evictions comes before the Vatican's 'Year of Mercy’ jubilee celebration.

The Slovak Spectator: Roma village alleges police brutality http://spectator.sme...

Roma Virtual Network on fb - Tue, 04/21/2015 - 9:33pm
The Slovak Spectator: Roma village alleges police brutality
http://spectator.sme.sk/c/20056940/roma-village-alleges-police-brutality.html


Roma village alleges police brutality
spectator.sme.sk
“IF WE only slightly expected any problems, a camera would be there for sure,” the Košice regional police head Juraj Leško told a press conference in reaction to Roma from the eastern Slovak village of Vrbnica who allege the police used unnecessary force.

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