The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe is happy to announce that Congress member Miranda RIRA is taking over the position of Congress Spokesperson on Roma and Traveller Issues from John WARMISHAM.
The Mayor of the Municipality of Korçë, Mr Sotiraq Filo, signed the Congress Declaration of Mayors and elected local and regional Representatives against anti-Gypsyism. Korçë is the 14th municipality in Albania that signed the Declaration.
The Declaration against anti-Gypsyism has so far been signed by 114 municipalities,...
7th International Roma Women’s Conference “Roma and Traveller Women’s Access to Justice and Rights” co-organised by the Government of Finland and the Council of Europe under the Finnish Presidency of its Committee of Ministers.
Date: 25-27 March 2019
Venue: Hanaholmen Swedish-Finnish Cultural Centre...
Local action for Roma safety: 2nd Meeting of the Ukrainian Alliance of Cities and Regions for Roma Inclusion
The Ukrainian Alliance of Cities and Regions for Roma Inclusion, the European Alliance’s local network of mayors in Ukraine, will meet on 26 February 2019 in Lviv for its second official meeting. The Ukrainian Alliance will, among others, address the violent attacks against Roma that happened in the past...
International Holocaust Remembrance Day (27 January): "74 years later, we still have to fight against anti-Gypsyism," says John Warmisham
From Jyväskylä to Málaga - more than 110 municipalities have signed the Declaration against anti-Gypsyism - have you?
John WARMISHAM in Albania: "Lack of nationality is at the heart of many of the problems that Roma face in Europe"
Spokesperson on Roma and Traveller Issues John Warmisham elected as vice president of the Chamber of Local Authorities
John WARMISHAM in Albania: "A national network of Albanian mayors will identify solutions for a better inclusion of Roma"
International Expert Seminar: Inclusion of Roma youth through education, employment and political participation
Congress commemorates the victims of the Roma Holocaust on European Roma Holocaust Memorial Day (2nd August)
On European Roma Holocaust Memorial Day (2 August), Council of Europe’s Congress invites Mayors around Europe to sign the Declaration against anti-Gypsyism
John WARMISHAM: “As local and regional authorities, it is our duty to publicly condemn discrimination against Roma”
John Warmisham at CAHROM: ‘’If Roma have a political voice, they can stand up for their rights and fight anti-Gypsyism.’’