RARE Changing Discourses, Changing Practices: The Roma as Human Resource

  • RARE - Romani barber builds salon in small town despite local prejudices
    - 18-04-2018

    Dalibor Ferenc has fought to the end and won what he has long been desiring, namely, the opportunity to build his own hairdressing salon in a small town in the Žilina Region in northern Slovakia. The 23-year-old has managed to overcome a...

  • RARE - International Roma Day
    - 06-04-2018

    Let’s celebrate together on the 8th of April. The past of Roma and non-Roma people intertwine more than the majority of people would believe. Roma people are a vital part of the European society. Roma people make Europe great too! This...

    - 12-02-2018

    MAPPING DEFICIENCIES AND CHALLENGING BARRIERS “Roma do not, and will not work” is perhaps the most wide-spread stereotype expressed in personal interviews among people from different regions and different walks of life. What the very same...

  • RARE - Field visit in Őrkő
    - 31-01-2018

    A stakeholder consultation was organized in the framework of RARE project in Őrkő, Romania. One of the pilot projects will start soon in this neighbourhood. Project partners visited the local primary school and the community centre as...

  • RARE - Roma entrepreneurs
    - 23-01-2018

    Let us introduce you two women, whom have a prosperous company of their own. Read their personal and touchy stories from the beginnings to the present.   “As a woman, a lady, a single mother, I have encountered many obstacles in terms of...

  • RARE - Vasilitsa - Roma New Year
    - 16-01-2018

    CIDT Amalipe and students from secondary school, Suhindol visited the Labor Office Directorate, Veliko Tarnovo on the occasion of the Vasilitsa - Roma New Year. This is one of the ways through which the organization strives to present the...

  • RARE - Stakeholder meeting in Serbia
    - 08-01-2018
    Stakeholder meeting in Serbia

    Different stakeholders should intensify their efforts to exchange ideas about systemic, strategic and practical measures which could help tackle Roma exclusion from labour market- agreed all participants on the stakeholder meeting in Serbia. It...

  • RARE - Merry Christmas!
    - 22-12-2017
    Merry Christmas!

    RARE team wish you a merry christmas and a very happy new year! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WiVY1OzNsc

  • RARE - An open door is not enough
    - 20-12-2017

    The Politico Magazine has published a report on the situation of Roma employe in Brussels. "Of the 80-odd young Roma who participated in a Commission traineeship scheme between 2005 and 2015, not one ended up with a permanent position...

  • RARE - Stakeholder meeting in Bulgaria
    - 04-12-2017

    A Stakeholder Meeting was organized by CIDT Amalipe in Bulgaria. The meeting was attended by representatives of the local employers, municipalities in the area, representatives of the Labor Offices of the Veliko Tarnovo District, the Syndical...

  • RARE - Roma in the EU face antigypsyism and everyday discrimination
    - 02-11-2017

    According to most members of the European Parliament (EP), Romani people throughout the European Union (EU) are being denied access to education, employment and health care. Some are forcibly displaced and racist assaults on them are investigated...

  • RARE - Minimum wage jobs
    - 19-09-2017

    Czech journalist Saša Uhlová has gone undercover to work in the laundry room of a hospital, in a poultry processing plant, as a cashier in a supermarket chain, in a factory producing electric razors, and in a waste sorting plant. She recorded her...

  • RARE - Mid-term review of the EU Framework for National Roma Integration
    - 06-09-2017

    The European Commission published the conclusions from its assessment of how the EU Member States are doing on fulfilling their national Roma Integration Strategies. The assessment focused on developments in the position of Romani people...

  • RARE - Village Firm in Slovak Republic
    - 31-08-2017

    The City Hall of Spišský Hrhov has been run for 17 years by the same team, reelected by the villagers, thanks to great achievements for the benefit of the community. During this time, the most significant achievement was solving social problems,...

  • RARE - Good Practice visit in Serbia
    - 21-08-2017

    A three-member group, representing RARE project, from Slovakia visited Serbia’s Good Practice, the Recycling Eco Centre in Niš. In the area of South Serbia, there have been several initiatives of business cooperatives of Roma. Their goals...

  • RARE - Craftsman
    - 09-08-2017

    All his life, Milić Milivojević has been in handmade wickerwork, weaving willow baskets. It is a family work and tradition as well. Milić learnt craft from the elders, his father and grandfather. Today, he has the help of his wife, son and...

  • RARE - From gray economy to legal businesses
    - 03-08-2017

    Wickerwork craft, as a special area of ethnology, is in the process of extinction in Serbia. In the past, almost every wickerwork product was unique because it was created manually. Roma families, especially in the area of Apatin and Sabac...

  • RARE - What means waste to you - means employment to someone else
    - 06-07-2017

    In the framework of RARE project two very similar project was visited by experts in Czech Republic and in Hungary.   Green Workshop is originally sheltered workshop which was doing ecological recycling of electric waste and electronic...

  • RARE - Social inclusion projects will start in Brno
    - 03-07-2017

    Almost 16 000 Brno residents are enrolled with the Labor Office as job-seekers, not quite half of whom are grappling with long-term unemployment. Change for the better is meant to be introduced by new projects run by nonprofit...

  • RARE - Green Wokshop
    - 14-06-2017

    Good Practice from Czech Republic Green Workshop is originally sheltered workshop which was doing ecological recycling of electric waste and electronic devices. Green Workshop has been created by non-governmental organization LIGA o.p.s. with...

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