28th International Steering Committee Meeting

Decade of Roma Inclusion 2005-2015 

Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina 

10-11 September 2015 | Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

 

 

Agenda

 

Photos 

 

Opening Session

Chair: Saliha ĐUDERIJA, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Semiha Borovac, Minister, Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Milanka Opacic, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Social Policy and Youth, Croatia

Maureen Cormack, U.S. Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jonathan Moore, Ambassador and Head of OSCE Mission Bosnia and Herzegovina

Salla Saastamoinen, Director for Equality, DG Justice and Consumers, European Commission

Ulrich Bunjes, Special Representative of the Secretary General for Roma Issues, Council of Europe

Osman Balic, Representative of the Roma Civil Society Decade Focal Point network

Zeljko Jovanovic, Director, Roma Initiatives Office, Open Society Foundations

Anna Bjerde, Director, Strategy and Operations, The World Bank

Goran Svilanović, Secretary General, Regional Cooperation Council

 

                       

I: Roma Inclusion Index - quantitative overview of Roma inclusion across Decade countries

Chair: Robert KUSHEN, Director, Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation

 

Aleksandra  Bojadjieva, Policy and Research Officer,  Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation

 

Roma Inclusion Index 
 

 

II: Decade’s achievements and shortfalls -  roundtable discussion with government representatives and Roma activists

Moderator: Nick THORPE, Central Europe Correspondent for BBC News

 

Progress Reports for 2014

 

 

III. The Way Forward - Roma Integration 2020

Chair: Robert KUSHEN, Director, Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation

 

Massimo Mina, Head of Operations Section for Social Development, Civil Society and Cross Border, Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina 

Despina Syrri, Advisor, Regional Cooperation Council

Zeljko Jovanovic, Director, Roma Initiatives Office, Open Society Foundations

 

 

IV. A Lost Decade?  - Reflections on Roma Inclusion 2005-2015

Chair: Orhan USEIN, Program Manager, Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation

 

Bernard Rorke, Independent Consultant

Eben Friedman, Independent Consultant

 

A Lost Decade? Reflections on Roma Inclusion 2005-2015

 

 

V. Closing remarks

 

Saliha Đuderija, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Rob Kushen, Director, Decade of Roma Inclusion Secretariat Foundation

 

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