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“I work with children because they need equal treatment”

“I work with children because they need equal treatment”

By • on March 18, 2011

Four years ago, Marcel Petru (47 years) decided to try his luck with a new job. He attended a training program for school mediators for Roma communities

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Romanian politicians and the racist speech against Roma

Romanian politicians and the racist speech against Roma

By • on November 12, 2010

The racist discourse of Romanian politicians continues to fuel hatred and reinforces the prevailing negative perception of the Roma. The tacit acceptance

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The Prison cell as petri dish

The Prison cell as petri dish

By • on September 2, 2010

Romania’s prisons are slowly gaining ground on tuberculosis, but the prognosis on AIDS is less encouraging.

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How many Roma live in Romania

How many Roma live in Romania

By • on March 25, 2010

The European Commission estimates that over 10 million citizens of the European Union are Roma. But how many of them live in Romania? According to the

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Romania’s licensed traffickers

Romania’s licensed traffickers

By • on November 5, 2009

The Balotescu children are off-duty in the afternoon, done begging and free to run in the weeds along the railroad tracks behind the rubber factory in

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