The "Alliance" fights discrimination against Roma at the local and regional levels, promotes their inclusion and raises awareness of these communities among local and regional authorities.

The Alliance operates under the auspices of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe.

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Mr Tobias Mayr
Alliance Task Force
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Please note


The term “Roma and Travellers” is used at the Council of Europe to encompass the wide diversity of the groups covered by the work of the Council of Europe in this field including Roma, Sinti/Manush, Calé, Kaale, Romanichals, Boyash/Rudari, Balkan Egyptians (Egyptians and Ashkali), Eastern groups (Dom, Lom and Abdal), groups such as Travellers, Yenish, and the populations designated under the administrative term “Gens du voyage”, as well as persons who identify themselves as Gypsies.



Strong commitment for a Greek Roma Network

writenWritten the 25/04/2018

On 12 April 2018, representatives from 28 municipalities and regions gathered at the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE) in Athens to discuss the strengthening of a Greek Roma Network. The meeting was organised as a joint...
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16 new signatures for the Declaration against anti-Gypsyism

writenWritten the 25/04/2018

16 Greek municipalities signed the Declaration against anti-Gypsyism at a meeting in Athens on 12 April 2018, expressing their strong commitment to combat anti-Gypsyism in their municipalities and regions. To date, a total of 20 Greek municipalities and regions have signed the Declaration.

Michalis ANGELOPOULOS : "We have the moral duty to protect the rights of the Greek Roma people”

writenWritten the 18/04/2018

“We have the moral duty - as mayors, as councilors and as Greek citizens - to protect the rights of the individuals affected and of the Roma community as a whole,” stated Michail ANGELOPOULOS (Greece, EPP/CCE), Vice-President of the Congress and Mayor of Samos, addressing the participants at a conference on “strengthening Roma networks at...
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6th Dosta! Congress Prize

writenWritten the 09/05/2017

Declaration against anti-Gypsyism

writenWritten the 27/03/2017

Dosta! & UEFA Respect! campaign

writenWritten the 16/12/2016

Stop evictions of Roma and Travellers

writenWritten the 29/06/2016

Statement on Roma Youth

writenWritten the 10/04/2015

A European Roma Institute

writenWritten the 27/03/2015

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