Inclusive Education without Discrimination

Decade of Roma Inclusion 2005-2015

Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina

17-18 November 2014 | Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Agenda

 

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Opening Session

Chair: Saliha Đuderia, Assistant minister, Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees, Bosnia and Herzegovina      

 

Damir Ljubić, Minister, Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

Massimo Mina, Head of Operation Section at Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Dobrila Govedarica, Executive Director, Open Society Institute, Bosnia and Herzegovina            

Nina Suomalainen, Deputy Head of Mission, OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina  

Anna Riatti, Deputy Representative UNICEF Bosnia and Herzegovina                            

Peter Amhof, Chief Delegate, Caritas Switzerland, Bosnia and Herzegovina                            

Sanela Bešić, Executive Director, Kali Sara Roma Information Center, Bosnia and Herzegovina    

 

I: Presentation of the Antidiscrimination Model Developed in Bosnia and Herzegovina  

Chair: Dobrila Govedarica, Executive Director, Open Society Institute, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

 

Presentation of findings and discrimination cases from the research conducted within the project ‘United for inclusive and non-discriminatory education of Roma children in Canton Sarajevo’

 

Dervo Sejdić, Vice president, Kali Sara Roma Information Center, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Lejla Hodzić, Expert, Presentation of Antidiscrimination Program

 

Radmila R. Jusović, Executive Director, COI Step by Step, Bosnia and Herzegovina                            

 

Presentation of Rules for the recognition and protection from discrimination in primary education

 

Edin Ibrahimefendić, Expert Advices, Ombudsman Institution in Bosnia and Herzegovina  

 

II: Presentation of Antidiscrimination Models Developed in Other Decade Countries 

Chair: Eben Friedman, Senior Researcher Western Balkans, European Roma Rights Centre

 

Ana Kešina, Expert adviser, Ministry of Science, Education and Sports, Republic Croatia

 

Dragoljub Acković, Deputy Director, Office for Human and Minority Rights, Republic Serbia

 

Senada Lamovska, Adviser, Government of Republic of Macedonia                          

 

Robert Korec, Coordinator, Institute for In-Service Teachers Education and Training, Republic Slovakia

 

Nicoletta Olah, Country Facilitator for Hungary, Roma Education Fund              

 

III:  Working Group Discussions on the Applicability of the Presented Models

 

Moderated working group discussion on the official institutional mechanisms and structures for the application of the presented models in the Decade countries    

 

IV: Challenges, Barriers of Inclusive Education, Institutional Answers/NGOs

Chair: Radmila R. Jusović, Director, COI Step By Step, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

 

Challanges and barriers in early education 

Sanja Kabil, Head of Education Programme, UNICEF Bosnia and Herzegoovina

                           

REYN program                           

Miroslava Marjanović, Program coordinator,  COI Step by Step, Bosnia and Herzegovina          

                 

Challengess, barriers in education-personal documents                          

Maureen Master, Protection Officer, UNHCR Bosnia and Herzegovina                                 

 

Involvement and education of Roma in Bosnia and Herzegovina                          

Elma Čurulija, Project manager, Caritas Switzerland, Bosnia and Hezegovina      

 

Challenges, barriers in inclusive education

Zorica Garača, Head of European Integration department, Ministry of education and cultre, Republic Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina                             

 

History, culture and Roma language                           

Dragoljub Acković, Deputy Director, Office for Human and Minority Rights, Republic Serbia                            

 

Roma language                           

Jožef Horvat, President, Zveza Romov, Republic Slovenia                            

 

Employment of Roma –challenges, barriers                           

Haris Huskić, Federal Institute for Employment, Bosnia and Herzegovina    

Luka Glibo, Head of Department for the development of active employment measures, Institute for Employment Republic Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina        

 

V:  Working Group Discussion on Challenges, Barriers of Inclusive Education

 

Moderated working group discussion on the official institutional mechanisms and structures to respond to various forms of discrimination against Roma in education  

 

1. Working group 1- Challenges, barriers in early education

2. Working group 2- Inclusion of marginalized groups in education system

3. Working group 3- Studying Roma history, culture and language     

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