A different Story…

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Following the first international LGBTQ+ symposium in Cardiff in 2019 Romani author Richard O’Neill and Director of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company Isaac Blake had a number of conversations about the representation of ethnic Travelling people in mainstream media and particularly in literature. Through Richard’s children’s books a start has been made, but as we know there is so …

Dezso Mate, Consultant & Researcher

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company 21st profile will be of Dezso Mate Dezso Mate, currently is the Consultant of the Open Society Foundations Community Youth Fellowship, which is focusing on the Roma LGBTQIA people intersectional challenges in public healthcare settings.  The program is supported by the Youth Exchange and the Public Health Program, with the aim to give a …

Launch of first LGBTQ Traveller and Roma poster

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Pavee Point, BeLonG To Youth Services and LGBT Pavee today launched the first Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Traveller and Roma poster. The poster was developed in consultation with Traveller, Roma and LGBTQ youth groups to increase the visibility of LGBTQ Travellers and Roma both in their own communities and in wider society. Speaking at the launch of …