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Volunteering for Remembrance

Volunteering for Remembrance! Phiren Amenca seminar on remembrance and human rights education Dates: 29 April – 06 May 2015 (including arrival and departure) Application: March 6, 2015 Programme dates: 6 program days (without arrival and departure) Place: Oravita, Romania  (https://goo.gl/maps/uPmp1) This seminar is organized by Phiren Amenca and its member organization Nevo Parudimos.   Short [...]

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ERGO Annual Members Platform brings Roma grassroots realities to European level

Phiren Amenca participated as a guest in the Annual Members Platform of the ERGO network, the European Roma Grassroots Organizations Network, which took place in the beginning of December 2014 in Brussels. The meeting brought together over 25 Roma organizations from all over Europe to share experiences, practices and to bring local realities to policy [...]

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Ecumenical voluntary service organizations of the EDYN Network meet in Bratislava

The EDYN Network (Ecumenical Diaconial Year Network) hold its annual meeting in the beginning of November 2014 in Bratislava, which brought together diaconal voluntary service organizations from Europe and North America. Phiren Amenca had the opportunity to share about the development of the network, and its experiences in voluntary services with Roma and non-Roma youth, [...]

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Conference in Barcelona

On December 2., 2014 our member organisation FAGIC, organised an opened debate about The Roma Genocide and the importance of the recognition and education about it, where Phiren Amenca was also invited and our staff members and volunteers were represented. After an official opening and the documentary called “The untold story: the Roma and Sinti [...]

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Publication: Seminar on Human Rights Education 2014

This publication is a result of the Phiren Amenca Volunteer Seminar on human rights education which took place in October 2014 in France. You can download here: Publication – Human Rights Education  The seminar organized by Phiren Amenca, VISA L’Année Diaconale and the partner organizations of the Phiren Amenca Network of Roma and non-Roma volunteering organizations [...]

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Roma grassroots empowerment through EVS – Voluntary service opportunity with Roma Active Albania in Tirana, Albania

Volunteer for 10 months in 2015 (starting March 2015) with Roma Active Albania DEADLINE: February 10, 2015. Number of volunteers: 3 Applicant country: Italy, Germany, Hungary Phiren Amenca and Roma Active Albania (RAA), currently opened a call for applications for young people between 18 and 30 years to participate in a European Voluntary Service (Erasmus+ [...]

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Marš Mira, the march for peace (Nezuk – Potocari, July 8 – 10, 2014)

The massacre of Srebrenica (a town in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina) was the worst episode of mass murder within Europe since WorldWar II. In the context of the Bosnian war,  it refers to the slaying of more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslims, including Roma, boys and men, perpetrated by Bosnian Serb forces in Srebrenica, in July 1995. In [...]

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Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative – Follow-up seminar in Hungary

TernYpe – International Roma Youth Network, Phiren Amenca International Network and its partners organised the fifth international youth conference and remembrance event around the 2 August 2014, marking the 70th anniversary of the remembrance day of the Roma Genocide. 1.000 young Roma and non-Roma from 25 European countries participated in the event including 120 young [...]

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Roma Holokauszt Megemlékezés – Utószeminárium

Július 29-től augusztus 4-ig a porajmos (roma holokauszt) „Dikh i na bistar” ( „Láss és ne felejts”) krakkói nemzetközi szemináriumon és megemlékezésen vett részt közel 100 magyarországi roma fiatal. November 22-23-ig a Phiren Amenca utószemináriumot szervezett a résztvevők számára. A résztvevők jó hangulatban érkeztek, mindenki izgatottan várta az újra találkozást. Az első nap játékokkal és [...]

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Volunteers for non formal education – EVS Opportunity with NevoParudimos in Oravita, Romania

Volunteer for 12 months in 2015-2016 (starting September 2015) with Volunteering for All DEADLINE: December 15, 2014. Number of volunteers: 4 Applicant country: all the Erasmus plus eligible countries NevoParudimos, Association Volunteering for All and Phiren Amenca opened a call for applications for young people between 18 and 30 years to participate in a European [...]

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