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September 19, 2020




Gypsy Boxer Is Aiming For Olympic Glory

London, 27.7.2008 15:28, (Daily Mail - VIDEO) Billy Joe Saunders is on a mission. From a travellers’ site in Hatfield to the Olympic Games in Beijing, the teenager will go to China as a figurehead of the Romany community and Britain’s boxing renaissance.  full story

Italian outrage over Roma drowning photos

Neapol, 21.7.2008 21:55, (CNN - VIDEO) Italian newspapers, an archbishop and civil liberties campaigners expressed shock and revulsion on Monday after photographs were published of sunbathers apparently enjoying a day at the beach just meters from where the bodies of two drowned Roma girls were laid out on the sand.  full story

Hundreds of Activists Support Campaign for Compensation for Coercively Sterilised Romani Women

Budapest/Prague/Ostrava, 22.7.2008 14:34, (ROMEA - VIDEO) At the beginning of July, members of the Ostrava-based Group of Women Harmed by Coercive Sterilisation and their advocates from European Roma Rights Centre and Peacework Development Fund initiated a campaign to activate the global women’s rights movement in lobbying efforts for public recognition of coerced sterilisation and compensation for Romani survivors of these practices in Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia.  full story

Mounting pressure for Roma policy

Brussels, 7.3.2008 12:58, (ROMEA/PSE - VIDEO) “If there is one organisation that can and should do more to promote Roma inclusion, it is the European Union”, said Jan Marinus Wiersma today at a conference organised by the Socialist Group. The conference highlighted the continuing exclusion and discrimination faced by Roma communities in Europe and called for a comprehensive, cross-sector and coordinated European Roma Strategy.  full story


Brussels, 7.3.2008 12:55, (ROMEA/PSE - VIDEO) The European Parliament's Socialist Group reaffirms today, during the conference " Towards a European Roma Strategy:From Commitment to Results", that it's aim is a better and more effective European Roma policy.  full story

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