Our Voices Heard – Amare Glasura Ashunde – a Romani Women’s Rights Conference held in Sweden in December 2007, provided a forum for discussion about the challenges facing Romani women today. It was an opportunity to share information and good practices between policymakers and Romani Women’s Networks across Europe.
I congratulate our fellow Europeans on the occasion of the International Roma Day. We should use this opportunity to celebrate the contribution of the Roma people to the cultural diversity and richness of Europe.
Racial profiling is racism: Statement by Council of Europe Secretary General Terry Davis on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (21 March)
Strasbourg, 19.03.2008 - “Racial discrimination not only hurts its victims. It is also damaging to the society which harbours it. A society which ignores, tolerates, encourages or practices discrimination, on racial or any other grounds, is dysfunctional and riddled with risks.
Dosta! is a Council of Europe awareness raising campaign aimed at combating stereotypes and prejudices towards Roma. It was launched in several CoE member states in the framework of co-financed Council of Europe/European Union joint programmes. The Dosta! campaign has received financial support from the governments of Finland and Slovenia to cover both Dosta! activities and the website's design.