Phiren Amenca

Roma Youth Voices

The Role and Power of Roma Youth in Mainstream Structures – LIVE Discussion

How to include Roma youth in policy making and mainstream structures of power? This and other similar questions were discussed on 10 December 2020 during the Roma Youth Voices online event “The role and power of Roma Youth in mainstream

December 11, 2020

Roma Youth Project Award 2020 Winner: Phiren Amenca Montenegro

Congratulations to Walk with us – Phiren Amenca for winning the Best European Roma Youth Project 2020 Award!  The “Youth for Youth” project was selected unanimously from more than 40 applications from 19 countries by the four members of the

Best European Roma Youth Projects 2020 – Booklet

This booklet contains some unique and empowering European Roma youth projects selected from the Best European Roma Youth Project 2020 Award applications. Read the Best European Roma Youth Projects here The Phiren Amenca International Network, together with the ternYpe Roma

December 10, 2020

Spanish Roma Youth Platform preparation

On Saturday November 28, 2020 more than 20 Roma youngsters from different areas of Spain, including the Canary Islands, met online to discuss issues affecting Roma youth generally and how they can become united and stronger as a force for

December 7, 2020

Romanian Roma Youth Platform

On November 24 the Romanian Roma Youth Platform took place online gathering together young Roma activists, representatives of national and European institutions and members of the Roma civil society in Romania. The main discussion was about the involvement of Roma

December 4, 2020

Slovak Roma Youth Platform

Participation of young Roma people? More self-confidence, cooperation and civic education How could young Roma contribute to social change? What does it require? On 26 November 2020, the Slovak National Platform for Roma youth tried to find an answer to

November 27, 2020

Phiren Amenca became the 1st Roma network member of the European Youth Forum

22 November 2020. Phiren Amenca became a Candidate Member of the European Youth Forum. A Resolution on Antigypsyism and on Roma Youth Participation was adopted. The European Youth Forum approved the candidacy of the Phiren Amenca International Network at its

November 22, 2020

Volunteering as a Tool for Roma Youth Participation

Volunteering as a Tool for Roma Youth Participation – A Guide for Recruiting, Supporting Young Roma Volunteers, and Maintaining Active Engagement This guide includes useful tips and ideas for youth workers as well as organisations on how to involve and

November 15, 2020


Brussels, 12 October 2020 On October 7 2020, the European Commission published the long-awaited renewed EU Roma strategic framework for equality, inclusion and participation for 2020 –  2030. We, as international Roma youth networks, have advocated for years that young

October 12, 2020


October 10, 2020