Roma people


Survey: EU's Roma face lack of tap water, indoor toilets

Eighty per cent of Europe's Roma are at risk of poverty as EU member states fail in their efforts to integrate the minority group, a rights agency survey showed Tuesday.

Poverty rate among Roma in Croatia higher than in EU

Widespread poverty makes the lives of Roma miserable, Roma families are being excluded from society, live in shocking conditions, while children with little education face bleak prospects for the future, according to the Second European Union Minorities and Discrimination Survey (EU-MIDIS II): Roma, published by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) on Tuesday.

Commemoration Day for WWII Roma victims in Ustica camp

With messages that the Roma are an integral part of Croatian history and that they enrich the country's multiculturalism and need to be better integrated with Croatian society, a commemoration was held on Tuesday in the village of Ustica near the Jasenovac WWII camp in honour of the international day of remembrance of the WWII Roma genocide.

Croatian Academy of Sciences holds conference on Roma language, culture

Thanks to Croatia, we can now observe annually our International Day of Roma Language and Literature, Kajtazi said.