Equality and Human Rights Commission Project

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This week sees the launch in Wales of the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s follow-up research to the ‘Who Do You See?’ project (October 2008). The first report concluded that Gypsies and Travellers were one of the four groups most likely to experience discrimination in Wales, alongside people experiencing mental illness, refugees and asylum seekers and transgendered people. The new …

Celebration of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Culture and Heritage Event

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The Llanelli Multicultural Network(LMCN) in partnership with the Llanelli Town Neighbourhood Policing Team(NPT) held a very well attended and successful event on Monday 22nd November celebrating Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Culture and Heritage. It was well supported by members of the settled and traveller communities. The event featured story teller Teleri Grey who told stories her family’s history in Wales. …

BBC Children in Need Fund Shirenewton Project

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One of the most important aims of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company is to change the future through our work with young people and so we are delighted to confirm a grant of nearly £19,000 from BBC Children in Need,to bring award winning animation company Cinetig,to the Shirenewton site near Cardiff. This project will allow young Gypsies and Travellers …