Tag Archives: Amnesty International

26.6.2014, KUNA – Amnesty urges EU leaders to protect human rights

As heads of the European Union’s (EU) member states gather Thursday and Friday in Belgium , the human rights organization Amnesty International has urged them to ensure that human rights form the bedrock of EU internal and external policies and practices. Today afternoon the EU leaders will gather in the north western Belgian city of Ypres for a commemoration to ... Read More »

9.6.2014, NIAR – “Roma live in misery in Europe”, claims Amnesty International’s report

Ten of ten Roma live in poverty, and one of five have experienced racial discrimination in EU countries, it is stated in Amnesty International’s report. Only in France 20.000 Roma live in extreme poverty and their children don’t enjoy social protection. Out of 12 million how much is estimated that there are Roma in EU, majority live in non-civilized conditions ... Read More »

23.1.2014. – BLIC: Al calls for agreement between Belgrade and Pristina on human rights

Organization Amnesty International (AI) requested yesterday from European Union to mediate in negotations on high level about agreement on human rights between Belgrade and Pristina. This organization with headquarters in London believes that the solving of cases of violation and abuse of human rights of both sides in past are of vital significance for the “normalization” of relations between Belgrade ... Read More »

21.1.2014. – Independent: ‘Politics before people’: EU leaders have no credibility to pressure other nations on human rights, says Amnesty International head Salil Shetty

The European Union and its member states have no credibility to pressure other nations on human rights while Syrian refugees are languishing unwelcome on its borders, migrants are dying at sea, and the Roma face unacceptable discrimination, the head of Amnesty International said. Speaking to The Independent at the start of a trip to Brussels to lobby EU leaders to ... Read More »

7.1.2014. – ERRC: Romanian Court Victory – Forced Eviction of Roma to Pata-Rât was Illegal

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) and Amnesty International welcome the decision of the Cluj-Napoca County Court (Tribunal) that the Mayor’s decision to forcibly evict around 300 Roma in December 2010, to a site adjacent to a waste dump, was illegal. The court ordered the city authorities to pay damages to the Romani applicants for their eviction and relocation to ... Read More »

30.10.2013, Amnesty International – Italija: romski segregacioni kampovi – smrtni udarac gradu Rimu

Romske opštinske vlasti su vodile diskriminatornu dvostrano-asistirani sistem stanovanja koji je uskraćivao hiljadama romskih ljudi pristup adekvatnom stanovanju, objavio je danas Amnesty International u izveštaju. Izvor (engleski jezik): http://www.amnesty.org/en/news/italy-roma-segregation-camps-blight-city-rome-2013-10-30 Read More »

1.12.2013, romea.cz – Amnesty International Češke Republike čvrsto prigovara protiv opaski senatora o Romima

Kao što je novinski server romea.cz ranije izveštavao, nedavna sednica Senata Parlamenta Češke Republike o preporukama Saveta EU o merama za integraciju Roma je obuhvatala opaske nekih senatora koje su otkrile njihov anti-ciganizam, glupost, nepoznavanje tematike, kao i osećaj superiornosti kombinovan sa potrebom da se drugi ismevaju. Amnesty International Češke Republike (AI ČR) čvrsto prigovara kako protiv neoprostivog nepoznavanja praktične ... Read More »