RAINBOW - Radom activation programme and the promotion of Roma culture

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Country/partner countries
BEST COMPLEX – Beata Staniszewska
26-600 Radom, Poland
ul. Żeromskiego 94 p 316
phone. 600 677 657
phone. 795 145 362

Project Partner - the Central Council of Roma in Poland Advisory and Information Centre for Roma
Project Office
ul. Zubrzyckiego 2 pok.9
26-600 Radom

Project lead partner/organization and contact person (e-mail, links) project website
President: Beata Staniszewska
email: b_c@onet.pl

Project information – start and end date (if available)
01.02.2012 – 30.11.2012

Summary (goals and purposes of the project)
The project's obective was the activation of Radom Roma, including women, men and the promotion of Roma culture. The aim was to further integrate Radom Roma socially and professionally .
Organizers were encouraged to acquire knowledge and improve their professional qualifications, pointing out that only consciously taken action in the field of education creates an opportunity to improve the situation of the Roma community members.

Results of the project
The activities carried out within the project:
- training with active participation in the labour market,
- vocational training - tailoring, hand and nail care, catering, technology finishing works,
- the promotion and dissemination of knowledge about the Roma culture through lectures in schools, conferences, seminars for organization representatives, public administration, access to free medical care.

Who will benefit from this project (target group)
Members of the Roma community living around Radom. People at risk of social exclusion.
The number of Roma receiving support: 48

Sources of funding
The government's Human Capital Operational Programme.
Projects for the Roma community