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Roma representatives from 5 countries work to promote Roma rights

Roma representatives from 5 countries work to promote Roma rights

By • on May 14, 2013

Roma parliamentary representatives from Serbia, Macedonia, Hungary, Bulgaria and Croatia have signed a declaration about a collaboration on the enforcement of Roma rights at a national and local level. 

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Human rights court rules against Hungary on placement of Roma pupils

Human rights court rules against Hungary on placement of Roma pupils

By • on February 1, 2013

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that the placement of two Hungarian Roma in a school for the mentally disabled amounted to discrimination, the

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My home, Roma culture

My home, Roma culture

By • on January 22, 2013

A Hungarian musician finds his home in Roma music and traditions.

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Alone at Christmas: This is Hell

Alone at Christmas: This is Hell

By • on August 28, 2012

A brother and sister work together to make a special holiday present for elderly people spending Christmas alone.

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C-street, listen to us!

C-street, listen to us!

By • on August 6, 2012

Since its launch in September 2011, C Street Radio has emerged as one of the largest online radio stations in Hungary. Established by four young Roma men, C Street Radio gathered more than 116000 clicks in a week last March and more and more often goes beyond one hundred thousand. C Street seems to

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I could totally identify Mari’s role

I could totally identify Mari’s role

By • on August 2, 2012

On the street people recognize her from her role, but Kata Toldi, the female star of the film, Just the Wind has no job- just like before. She lives in a beautiful little town near Budapest with her family, and she raises her daughter alone. People shout „actress” when she goes on the street,

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Video: Rights like everyone else

Video: Rights like everyone else

Five children spent almost a whole month in a foster home after having been taken away without a justified decision or a prior warning from their family in Cinkota (near Budapest).

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Turkish Court Halts Disputed Renovation Project in Historic Sulukule

Turkish Court Halts Disputed Renovation Project in Historic Sulukule

By • on June 19, 2012

Budapest, Istanbul, 13 June 2012: An Istanbul court ruled 12 June in favour of the cancellation of the urban renovation project targeting Sulukule, the oldest Romani settlement in Europe, in an ERRC supported case. The 4th Administrative Court of Istanbul established that the Fatih Municipality’s

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Perceptions of Roma Rap in Hungary

Perceptions of Roma Rap in Hungary

By • on June 11, 2012

Young Roma musicians take hip hop to a new level in Hungary. Video report by Zsolt Balog & Marietta Le, HUNGARY  

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ERRC seeks applicants for the 2012 Roma rights summer school

ERRC seeks applicants for the 2012 Roma rights summer school

By • on April 24, 2012

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) invites applications for its highly acclaimed annual Roma Rights Summer School. The Summer School will be held in Budapest, Hungary, from 21 July – 1 August 2012. Deadline for applications: 13 May 2012.

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