Decade of Roma Inclusion 2005-2015
Presidency of Montenegro
17-18 June 2014 | Podgorica, Montenegro
Elections to the European Parliament are approaching. They will be held in all 28 member states of the European Union between 22 and 25 May 2014, and it's a crucial moment to increase the level of political participation and representation of ethnic and religious minorities, including Roma.
The third Roma summit, held in Brussels on 4 April 2014, took stock of progress made on Roma inclusion in the European Union since the last Roma summit in 2010. Going local on Roma inclusion both in the EU as well as in enlargement countries was the central focus of the summit.
The Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation delivered a speech to the Members of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe at their 26th session held in Strasbourg between 24-28 March 2014. The speech emphasized the importance of active citizenship among young Roma and their inclusion in local and ...
This video was prepared by the Roma civil society Decade Focal Points elaborating various reasons why the Decade of Roma Inclusion 2005-2015 Initiative should continue beyond 2015. The messages were also addressed to the governments participating in the Decade Initiative at the meeting "The Decade - To be or not to be..." held in Bucharest, ...