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Bulgarian Roma Youth Platform

The Bulgarian Roma Youth Platform took place online on 29 January 2021 between 9 and 11 am CET. More than 75 young Roma, high-school and university students took part in the meeting, organized by the Roma Youth Voices in partnership

January 29, 2021

STEP INTO ACTION – A guide for developing an advocacy strategy for young people

With this toolkit, Phiren Amenca wants to empower Roma and non-Roma youth by providing them the necessary tools for effective advocacy. The goal of this guide goes beyond a typical toolkit. We hope this guide will help you, as youth

December 31, 2020

Die Geschichte der Rom*nja und Sinte*zze in AUT| Online WS

Die Geschichte der Roma und Sinti in Österreich und das Gedenken durch europäischer Mahnmale Die Geschichte des Nationalsozialismus steht in den meisten europäischen Ländern in der Schule auf dem Lehrplan. Die Geschichte der Roma und Sinti allerdings selten bis gar

December 23, 2020

Spanish Roma Youth Platform

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

Terno Glaso – Voices of Roma Youth, Conference in Pécs

This conference was organized in Pécs, Hungary on September 18, and brought together young Roma and non-Roma people from Hungary to discuss possible tools to challenge antigyspyism and to think about possible strategies in the field of advocacy. Participants were

October 1, 2020

Roma Youth Advocacy Training 2020, Budapest

In Budapest from the 2nd of September to 6th September 2020, this year’s Roma Youth Advocacy training took place at the CEU (Central European University). Due to the extraordinary circumstances of this year during COVID-19, the Phiren Amenca team had

September 23, 2020

Grassroots activism challenging antigypsyism – International seminar

A 5-day international seminar was held in Chiclana, Spain involving 20 young Roma and non-Roma youth workers, activists, local coordinators and multipliers offline and 10 online between August 9-16. 2020. Participants learnt about the concept of antigpsyism, shared their knowledge,

August 20, 2020