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International Roma Day at a Budapest Secondary School

International Roma Day, is celebrated every year on April 8th.  It is a day to recognize and celebrate cultural diversity while raising international awareness to all of the challenges which Roma face in today’s society. During my time here, in Hungary I have been working with Phiren Amenca. It is a non-profit organization based in [...]

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Challenging antigypsyism through Human Rights Education, May 2017, Durres, Albania

      Date: 21-27 May, 2017. Place: Durres, Albania Hosting/Coordinating organization: Roma Active Albania (AL) and Phiren Amenca (BE) Partner organizations: Nevo Parudimos (RO), RGDTS Nonprofit Kft. (HU), VISA-ad (FR), FAGIC (ES), Association of Young Roma (SK), CSD Valdese (IT), Integro (BG), TOUCH Foundation (UA), Minority Voice (SRB) Number of participants: 35, age between [...]

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Csatlakozz áprilisi programjainkhoz a Mashkar Kehilot (Közösségek közt) projektünk keretében // Join our programs in Hungary

Április 1: Focikupa Bagon * Football competition in Bag https://www.facebook.com/events/685252008312846/ Április 7: Roma nap Pécsen * Roma Day in Pécs https://www.facebook.com/events/1942678732616809/ Itt olvashatod a KorTárs online magainunk első számát: http://riseup.hu/rise-kortars-2017-marcius/ Április 21: Cigánysábesz Budapesten a Mózes Házban (infók később) * Roma shabat in Budapest in Moishe House (info coming soon)   Ha bármi kérdésed van, vagy [...]

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Call for participants for Training course: FOCUS! Movies to challenge preconceptions against Roma communities

Place: Lyon, France Time: 4-10 June 2017 Participants from Hungary, Kosovo, France Apply here: https://www.salto-youth.net/tools/european-training-calendar/training/focus-movies-to-challenge-preconceptions-against-roma-communities.6421/ Application deadline: 11 April Learn how to create spaces where cinema is a powerful response to xenophobia, and racism against Roma communities The major aim of this training course is to support youth workers to use films with non-formal education activities [...]

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Ki a „Mumus” Európában? A cigányellenesség leküzdése nem formális képzés útján – Letölthető módszertani eszköztár

A módszertani eszköztár ingyenesen letölthető itt: Ki a „Mumus” Európában – A cigányellenesség leküzdése nem formális képzés útján Nyomtatott változatért írj nekünk: info@phirenamenca.eu A módszertani eszköztár jelentés a Phiren Amenca szemináriumáról, amely az Európa Tanács Budapesti Európai Ifjúsági Központjával együttműködésben került megrendezésre. Olvashattok a szeminárium fő témáiról, mint a cigányellenesség, romákról alkotott történelmi narratívák, a képregények [...]

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LEADNFL project: building on research on early school leaving

Since mid-2016, Phiren Amenca has been cooperating with partners EgyüttHató Egyesület / Association Co-Efficient (Hungary) and Nevo Parudimos (Romania) on the project “Learned Inactivity – Decreasing the Number of ESL Students in Disadvantaged Communities with the Power of Non-Formal Learning” (abbreviated as LEADNFL).  The project, which continues until late 2017, aims to study reasons behind [...]

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We can be Heroes! Party

This party was one of the actions in the framework of the Mashkar Kehilot Project that aims to bring together Roma, Jewish and non-Roma/Jewish people to fight against racism, antisemitism and antigypsyism. As a volunteer of Phiren Amenca, one of my first task, after doing research and study the Roma situation in my country (Italy), [...]

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Second action happened in our Mashkar Kehilot Project!

        Our aim of this project is to support participants in realizing local actions against antigypsyism and antisemitism as well as to encourage cooperation between different communities. In this action, participants from Pécs hold a workshop about the Holocaust and the Roma Genocide for university student, future teachers.

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OPEN CALL FOR FACILITATORS EDUCATION FOR REMEMBRANCE: THE ROMA GENOCIDE

DIKH HE NA BISTER – Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative 2017 Heidelberg (Germany), April 9 – 15, 2017 Krakow/Auschwitz (Poland), July 29 – August 4, 2017 Follow the link below: http://2august.eu/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/2017-call-for-facilitators.pdf

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ERGO is looking for an EVS volunteer to join our office team

ERGO Network is looking for an enthusiastic and active young Roma who would like to join our office team in Brussels for 12 months in the framework of the European Voluntary Service (EVS).   When: May 2017 to April 2018 (later starting date up unto September can be agreed.) Where: ERGO Network office in Brussels, [...]

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