Tag Archives: Roma inclusion

3.7.2014, ljudskaprava.gov.rs – Baseline study for the new Strategy for Roma inclusion harmonized with the Europe 2020 Strategy

Government of Republic of Serbia’s Office of minorities’ rights, in cooperation with the Open Society Foundations – Belgrade, is working on the Baseline study for the new Strategy for Roma inclusion harmonized with the Europe 2020 Strategy. In Belgrade is planned holding of two consultative meetings on which will be discussed about basics of Baseline study and issues that are ... Read More »

26.6.2014, ljudskaprava.gov.rs – Results of activities of projects “We are here together – European support for Roma inclusion” presented on the Managing board

On 26th June 2014 in Palata “Srbija” was held a Managing board of project “We are here together – European support for Roma inclusion”, which is funded by European Union through the IPA 2012 and implemented by the OSCE Mission to Serbia in coordination with the Government of Republic of Serbia’s Office for human and minorities rights. Objective of project ... Read More »

11.6.2014, NIAR – Serbia supports activities of European Union platform for Roma inclusion

Serbia finally supports the activities of European Union platform for Roma inclusion and pleads for the full participation of countries in the process of accession to platform for Roma inclusion. Serbia especially promotes introduction of dedicated resources for Roma into existing European Union’s instruments, creation of the mutual regional approach to Roma inclusion in countries of western Balkans, introduction of ... Read More »

5.6.2014, inkluzija.gov.rs – Serbian municipalities join forces for sake of improvement of Roma inclusion

Representatives of municipalities and cities held a working meeting within the project “We are here together – European support for Roma inclusion”, which is funded by European Union and realized by the OSCE’s mission to Serbia. Working meeting in Arandjelovac was held on 15th and 16th May, and it gathered over 50 representatives of pilot municipalities or towns that participate ... Read More »

Comment: Economic crisis and Roma

NAJRANJIVIJA GRUPA   Nejednakost izmedju bogatih i siromašnih ne postoji samo u zemljama u razvoju već, kako navodi svetska banka, ,,djepovi siromaštva” jesu nešto uobičajeno u svim zemljama”. Čak i u nekim razvijenim zemljama centralne i istočne Evrope siromaštvo Roma je veoma izraženo, pa čak I do deset puta veće nego što je slučaj sa neromskim stanovništvom. Samo tokom 2000. ... Read More »

25.5.2014, NIAR – Romi from Pirot are heading towards inclusion

According to the analysis that had been conducted during last years, Roma community in Pirot achieved most in endeavor to include themselves on equal basis to local community. Roma from Pirot are amongst the most educated ones, 99% of them finish primary school and over 70% of them is having high school degree. Approx. 30% of them decide for higher ... Read More »

22.5.2014, fra.europa.eu – Local engagement with Roma communities

FRA (European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights) will conduct local site visits to two municipalities that have been selected for the pilot phase of the FRA’s local engagement for Roma inclusion (LERI) project: Mantua, Italy on 22-23 May and Hrabušice, Slovakia on 26 May. FRA will present the project to local authorities, representatives of the Roma communities, civil society organisations ... Read More »

8.2.2014. – knjazevac.org.rs: Knjazevac in the project “Technical support for Roma inclusion”

Municipality of Knjazevac participates in the project “Technical support for Roma inclusion”, which is being realized in our country from side of OSCE’s mission, and in coordination with the Office for human and minorities’ rights and in financial support of European Union. Deputy president Dr Ljubica Nikolic has signed a Memorandum about partnership on the project on behalf of municipality. ... Read More »

6.2.2014. – Radio Leskovac: Technical support for Roma inclusion in Leskovac too

City of Leskovac is one of the signers of project “Technical support for Roma inclusion”, worth 4.8 million EUR, which is funded by European Union and realized by the OSCE’s mission in Serbia, it is stated in announcement from the mayor’s cabinet. In cooperation with OCD Praksis, project provides support to Roma during the acquirement of personal documents, realization of ... Read More »

4.2.2014. – RTS: Agreement about cooperation in Roma inclusion

Agreement about cooperation in Roma inclusion is signed, by which 20 municipalities committed themselves to support realization of the Government of Serbia’s Strategy for improvement of Roma position. Project that is funded by EU is worth 4.8 million EUR. Agreement about cooperation between Serbian local self-governments and project “Technical support for Roma inclusion” worth 4.8 million EUR was signed today, ... Read More »