MEETING OF ROMA LGBTI BUDAPEST 1-3 DECEMBER 2017

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Chris Lee will once again be representing the Romani Cultural and Arts Company in Budapest at the follow-up meeting of the Roma LGBTI Conference which was held in Strasbourg in June 2017. This important event is being organised and funded by The Council of Europe.  Representatives of several European countries including the UK, will participate in training designed to mobilise …

“From the inside out”: Gypsy, Roma & Traveller Community Development in Wales

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A presentation was delivered by Isaac Blake, director of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company (Cardiff, United Kingdom).  31st March, 2015, 6 pm Gallery8 – Roma Contemporary Art Space Mátyás tér 13., 1084 Budapest, Hungary The Cardiff-based Romani Cultural and Arts Company was formed in September 2009 as a not-for-profit company. Working through the arts the company raises funds to …

Robbing the Roma

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BUDAPEST – A year and a half has passed since the European Commission adopted the EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies up to 2020, which calls upon European Union governments to create comprehensive plans aimed at strengthening social inclusion and improving the well-being of their Romani citizens. The European Council endorsed the framework soon after. But, despite good intentions, little …