Only 12.6 percent of Roma knew to state some initiative or measure that are related to the increase of number of students in schools.
More than half of Roma in Montenegro, or 68 percent, believe that their position in society is bad, research called “Attitudes of Roma and Egyptians and other national minorities about Decade of position of Roma and Egyptians in Montenegro” has shown. Research was realized by NGO Civic Alliance between 1st and 20th December 2013 in Podgorica, Niksic, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Herceg Novi, Kotor, Tivat and Ulcinj.
– Issues that they had been stating varied from bad material conditions to barriers that are, if not direct, certainly indirect discrimination. Experiences testify that some Roma and Egyptians work in the Utility company for six, seven or eight years, and that they still didn’t get years of service and insurance.