At the end of November 2015, we were exchanging experiences and made plans for further cooperation on the field of Roma inclusion.Read more
A court decision ordered the continuation of the Roma village construction in a suburban area of Greater Lyon
Despite the reluctance of the Mayor of the suburban area of Saint-Genis-les-Ollières and his going to court in order to terminate the building project of a Roma village, the court declared that the construction activities should not be suspended since the validity of the building permit could not be questioned. The 10 hectare site of the Roma village is expected to welcome 20 Roma families, that is to say nearly 80 people, in the framework of a vocational integration program entitled IEE ‘Integration through Employment and Education’.Read more
The ‘Aréas Gypsies and Travellers’ Unit of the French organization La Sauvegarde du Nord has been implementing for over one year and a half now a vocational integration project which successfully works towards the integration of Roma communities living in the city of Lille and its surroundings.Read more
We have been developing new tools and methods in order to facilitate the insertion of marginalized communities such as Roma people thanks to our collaboration in the eRoma Resource Project or our involvement in a European project working towards the establishment of a pilot program for the economic and social integration of women from migrant origins called `I AM AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF MULTINATIONAL SOCIETY` (IamMS).Read more
Since a couple of years, several arrivals of Roma families from Romania and Bulgaria have been reported in the city of Toulouse-located in the south-west of France. Many of them arrive in France after a working period in Spain or in Greece. When they arrive, they are settled in slums in which they are living in deprived environments with no fair access to public health systems or a decent housing. They are actually marginalized and discriminated against.Read more
Ministry of Education (Methodological and pedagogical center) is interested in using the platform in practice
Last week we were invited to present a platform on the seminar about positive experiences of teaching staff working with children and pupils from marginalized Roma communities.Read more
In November we introduced a platform on two conferences. The first was held at the Catholic University in Ružomberok and the second one in the Czech Republic. During the conferences we met with positive reactions to the development of the platform with the promise to potential cooperation to the next period.
At the Ministry of Health, we met with the Director of the Department of Public Health Dr. Vadovičová, Ing. Ferjančík from department for national projects and Mgr. Zaujecová from NGO Healthy Communities.Read more
Field social workers and experts from Implementation Agency Of Slovak Ministry of Employment, Social Affairs and Family had good ideas for improvement of the platform
On 7 October we organized a workshop for experts from the Implementation Agency Of Slovak Ministry of Employment, Social Affairs and Family and the Municipality of Trnava, Palárikovo, the municipality Mojmírovce, particularly field social workers and staff from the Department of social protection of children, and not least for professionals working on Roma projects focusing on education and social work at Trnava university.Read more
On last December 4, the ‘Chakaraka’ movie was aired on the screens of the Jean Eustache arthouse cinema-a cinema located in Pessac, an area within the urban city of Bordeaux.Read more
Following their participation to the international conference ‘Broaden Horizons-Networks and Experiences for successful Roma inclusion’ of November, the French organization from Toulouse in the south-west of France-Rencont’roms nous-is carrying on its activities towards the integration of Roma communities through a cultural approach with the implementation of art and cultural workshops in December.Read more
On 5 October we visited future professionals - students of ending years studying at the Institute of Roma Studies Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, under the auspices of the director doc. Kozubík and colleagues.Read more
Impressions from the international conference »Broaden Horizons - networks and experiences for successful Roma inclusion«
The invitation to the international conference »Broaden Horizons - networks and experiences for successful Roma inclusion« has been responded by numerous international and national institutions and individuals. Within the two days of the conference, 260 participants from 12 countries presented their work.
Yesterday People's University of Kočevje presented the project e-RR in Murska Sobota (South-East region of Slovenia) to representatives of Primary School Puconci, Primary School France Prešeren Črenšovci, directors of People's University of Lendava, People's University of Murska Sobota, where we hosted and Roma activist and journalist.Read more
Projects e-RR and FINALLY were presented to the students of Pedagogy and Andragogy from the Department of Educational Sciences at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana
In October 2015 we presented educational opportunities for the Roma, offered by RIC Novo mesto, which have been carried out since 1994, including projects e-RR and Finally.Read more
The participants of dissemination and exploitation workshops within the e-RR project were primary school principals and counsellors
On the 21st October another dissemination exploitation workshop was carried out at RIC Novo mesto.Read more
As part of the international e-Roma Resource project the third workshop was held on 19th October 2015. The workshop was held in Zagreb, at the premises of Croatian Employment Service, Regional Office Zagreb.Read more
This week People's University of Kočevje implemented a fifth dissemination-exploitational workshop for employees of the Social Work Centres Kočevje and Ribnica, both municipalities, the Kočevje police station and for employees of the Health Centre in Kočevje.Read more
International conference »Broaden Horizons - Networks and Experiences for Successful Roma Inclusion«
e-RR partnership kindly invite you to join us at the international networking conference »Broaden Horizons - Networks and Experiences for Successful Roma Inclusion«Read more
The first dissemination and exploitation workshop in the style of World Café in Slovakia was completed successfully
The first workshop in the style of the World Café was realized 09/10/2015 at the Faculty of Health and Social Work, Trnava University. Invitation to the workshop have adopted different professionals working with Roma, for example field workers, family assistants, staff from the Department of Social legal protection of children from the Office of Labour, Social Affairs and Family in Trnava, a specialist in infectology, program coordinator of the Roma Institute, teachers and others.Read more
Ljudska univerza Kočevje (People's University of Kočevje) implemented two dissemination-exploitational workshops of the project e-RR in September 2015, for representatives of employment offices from Grosuplje, Kočevje and Ribnica and for Roma assistants and their mentors from primary schools in Maribor and Murska Sobota.Read more
On 24th and 25th September, the e-RR partnership carried out the 5th and last project meeting in Karlovac, Croatia. Our host organization was HZZ RO Karlovac.Read more
Development and Education Centre Novo mesto (RIC Novo mesto) conducted a workshop, titled 'e_RR Platform - A Source of Information on the Materials and Projects related to the Roma'
On 18th September 2015, RIC Novo mesto conducted a 4-hour workshop for a group of Roma assistants employed in various primary schools in the region, their mentors and employers, as well as the representatives of the Roma Incubator Škocjan.Read more
e-RR project and platform were presented to European partners during a workshop realized in Cardiff on the 11th of September.Read more
ADICE presented the project e-Roma Resource and the on-line platform to several European organizations during a seminar in Palermo.Read more
On 10th July 2015, RIC Novo mesto organized the first dissemination and exploitation workshop for the professionals of adult education field who work with the Roma.
The workshop was composed of three parts. In the first part the e-RR team presented the project and its main outcome - the project platform, lead participants through platform and highlighted the most important parts of the platform (e-RR main menu, countries' pages, Library and Projects with possibilities for searching and downloading materials).Read more
On 27th and 28th May, the e-RR partnership carried out the 4th project meeting in Roubaix in France. The partners devoted most of their time to the review of the platform, which is just about to be publicly launched. Other meeting topics were oriented in planning the project activities by the end of the project.
RIC Novo mesto has been engaged in the activities for better Roma inclusion for many years. We are working closely with a variety of experts, organizations and municipalities in the region.Read more
e-Roma Resource: search, use, share and broaden horizonsRead more
The 3rd e-Newsletter of the e-Roma Resource has been finalized and disseminated.Read more
As we have already written in our second newsletter, the e-RR partnership prepared and also carried out the first presentations of the structure and contents of the e-RR platform.
At the end of March, the e-RR project partners attended the e-RR project's kick-off meeting.Read more
In September our project team was working on preparing the proposal for the structure and contents of the international platform. Prior to the preparation, we analysed the current situation on different Roma issues in our partner countries and throughout Europe.Read more