The Montenegrin Decade Presidency will organize a thematic workshop on Economic empowerment of Roma on 17-18 June 2014 in Podgorica, Montenegro. The objective of the workshop is to:
- Discuss the economic empowerment of unemployed Roma through financial inclusion and social economy activities;
- Share lessons from experience of such initiatives in Roma communities in various countries;
- Set the stage for developing a framework for technically sound and sustainable community-led initiatives aiming to promote Roma economic empowerment.
The workshop will be followed by the 26th International Steering Committee Meeting, marking the formal handover of the Presidency to Bosnia and Herzegovina.