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Lea Berriault-Jauvin
Lea Berriault Managing Editor
Roma

Roma professionals  are not welcome in Brussels

10-12 million Roma people live in Europe, half of them in EU countries. Nevertheless, there's hardly any Roma person working in the EU institutions  have a considerable impact on their lives.
Claudia Ciobanu recommended by Claudia Ciobanu NewsMavenS, Eastern Europe
15 Dec 2017 Eastern Europe

Disability in Roma children due to incest, says Slovak Minister

Why is our Minister of the Interior putting forth an argument with no numbers to back it up?
Ria Gehrerová recommended by Ria Gehrerová Denník N, Slovakia
26 Oct 2017 Slovakia

The revolutionary potential of a feminist Roma theater company

Giuvlipen confronts majority-Romanian audiences with their century-old anti-Roma racism, and traditional Roma audiences with their misogyny (actually, they confront everyone with their misogyny).
Guest Mavens recommended by Guest Mavens NewsMavens, Europe
23 Oct 2017 Europe

The growing pains of integration

A top Hungarian court recently ruled that a primary school was segregating Roma students and ordered it to stop -- gradually. The decision was the end of a decade-old legal battle. But not everyone celebrated the result.
Ivett Korösi recommended by Ivett Korösi Nepszava, Hungary
9 Oct 2017 Hungary

The devil in the details of integration policies

Many children in Žilina are born with debt when their parents don't pay the town for waste removal. When this happens, they are not available for free public transport and cannot get to school.
Ria Gehrerová recommended by Ria Gehrerová Denník N, Slovakia
3 Oct 2017 Slovakia

Want to adopt a child? Slovakia has unwanted Roma for you

Children who are put up for international adoption are considered "unadoptable" in Slovakia. And all of them are Roma.
Ria Gehrerová recommended by Ria Gehrerová Denník N, Slovakia
2 Oct 2017 Slovakia

Ethnic segregation often starts small

Building a 'leisure center' with a playground and sports facilities for disadvantaged kids seemed like a great idea. What eventually happened though was a masterpiece of hypocrisy.
Ivett Korösi recommended by Ivett Korösi Nepszava, Hungary
2 Oct 2017 Hungary

Young Roma intellectuals challenge stereotypes

In most cases, the Roma in Hungry are portrayed as delinquents, or just extremely poor, simple beings incapable of social mobility. We hardly hear about successful members of the community.
Ivett Korösi recommended by Ivett Korösi Nepszava, Hungary
28 Sep 2017 Hungary

Slovak politician proposes sterilization for Roma women and cannot fathom why people are outraged

Slovakia is one of the last European countries where contraceptives are not subsidized under public health insurance. And it puts them out of reach for many women. Why don’t we talk about reproductive rights for every woman instead?
Ria Gehrerová recommended by Ria Gehrerová Denník N, Slovakia
28 Sep 2017 Slovakia
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