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Europe's Roma populations suffer prejudice and discrimination in all facets of the public sphere
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The Boy Behind the Photo | Open Society Foundations Blog - OSF

The Boy Behind the Photo | Open Society Foundations Blog - OSF | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
If you ask Mentor Malluta what he wants to be when he grows up, he'll answer, "A policeman." If you had asked Mentor two weeks ago whether he expected his picture to be splashed across the cover of a magazine in Switzerland, he would have had no...
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Italians torch Roma site after fake rape claim - FOCUS Information Agency

Italians torch Roma site after fake rape claim - FOCUS Information Agency | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Rome. Angry protesters torched a Roma camp near the Italian city of Turin after a teenager falsely claimed she had been raped by two Roma men to protect her from her family's wrath, police said Sunday, AFP reported.
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Roma Buzz Monitor » Czech Republic: Two racists try to murder Romani family, victims charged for defending themselves

Roma Buzz Monitor » Czech Republic: Two racists try to murder Romani family, victims charged for defending themselves | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it

Romani family charged with defending themselves against armed attackers...

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Volunteers help rebuild homes in Roma community - Gulf Times

Volunteers help rebuild homes in Roma community - Gulf Times | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Gulf TimesVolunteers help rebuild homes in Roma communityGulf TimesASD teacher Rebeka Fergusson-Lutz gathered the group of educators to help build and renovate houses for a struggling Roma community in Baltesti.
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Serbia must stop evicting Roma | Amnesty International

Serbia must stop evicting Roma | Amnesty International | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Serbian authorities must stop a long-term policy of forced evictions of Roma families and introduce legislation to ban the practice.
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Italy: Decrees that discriminated against Roma are ruled unlawful ...

Italy: Decrees that discriminated against Roma are ruled unlawful ... | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
The Italian Council of State has ruled to end the "Nomad Emergency", which has exposed Roma communities to serious human rights violations.
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Italian girl's rape claim sparks arson attack on Gypsy camp

Italian girl's rape claim sparks arson attack on Gypsy camp | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Sixteen-year-old confesses she made up story that prompted mob to torch camp in Turin district...
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Roma Buzz Monitor » Press Realese Romani CRISS – Latest publications on the Roma in Romania

Roma Buzz Monitor » Press Realese Romani CRISS – Latest publications on the Roma in Romania | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it

Romania, with the help of Amnesty International and Harvard University, prepares research condemning public figures hate speech toward Roma. Says it influences the public sphere and only worsens discrimination against minority Roma peoples.

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Statelessness: Citizenship hopes draw closer for Roma asylum-seeker

Statelessness: Citizenship hopes draw closer for Roma asylum-seeker | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Asylum-seeker Muqishta Nuqi never gave up in his determination to become a Bosnian citizen, like his parents and siblings, and his persistence is paying off.
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Roma Community Centre - Guide for journalists factsheet

Roma Community Centre - Guide for journalists factsheet | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
A guide for #journalists (useful for TV show writers, too!) re: #Roma and #Romani issues.
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Roma double murderer to be kicked out of country - Irish Independent

Roma double murderer to be kicked out of country - Irish Independent | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
Roma double murderer to be kicked out of countryIrish IndependentA Roma gypsy with convictions in Romania for murder and robbery has until Tuesday to respond to a garda removal order seeking to deport him from the country because he poses a...
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Roma Buzz Monitor » Balkan minorities work towards functional ...

Roma Buzz Monitor » Balkan minorities work towards functional ... | Roma in Europe | Scoop.it
19/11/2011 – The Roma community composes the largest minority community in the Balkans, and — according to a recent analysis by the Centre for International Crisis Management and Conflict Resolution — their situation “in the region ...
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