European Network on Social Inclusion and Roma under the Structural Funds
Structural Funds: Investing in Roma
15th April, 2013 | EC
The EC has prepared an interactive map of regions, cities and municipalities that are committed to integrate their Roma population and that have joined initiatives to support them to reach this goal.
April 8th, 2013 | TS
To mark International Roma Day, the European Commission has underlined the need for further efforts by the Member States to improve the situation for Roma communities in Europe.
| Network of Independent Experts on Social Inclusion
21 feb 2013 | TS
Feb 2013 | TS
Feb 2013 | TS
31st October 2012
24th October 2012 | European Commission
20th October 2012
In October 2012, the European Commission, together with the Open Society Foundations (OSF), convened an international conference and awards ceremony to launch the “Mayors Making the Most of EU Funds for Roma Inclusion” Network.
19th October 2012
18th October 2012
In the coming months, the project, focused on the integration of Roma population, will hold a number of events to disseminate project outcomes.
10th October 2012
4th September 2012
It analyses how access to financial services, from bank accounts to microcredit could help to improve the lives of the marginalized Roma communities in Eastern Europe.
5th June 2012
25th May 2012
23rd May 2012
18th May 2012
The ‘Making the Most of EU Funds for Roma’ programme in cooperation with the European Commission has launched a new initiative to establish a European network of local authorities which have implemented -or plan to implement- programmes supporting integration of vulnerable groups with a focus on Roma.
15th May 2012
The European Commission has published the report of the Extraordinary meeting of the European Platform for Roma Inclusion which took place on 22nd March 2012 in Brussels. The meeting focused on the implementation of the National Roma Integration Strategies.
10th May 2012
The EURoma Network held its half-yearly meeting in May in Bratislava hosted by the Slovak partners. It brought together over 55 participants to discuss a wide range of topics related to Roma and Structural Funds which are currently on the European agenda.
2nd March 2011
The first EURoma Report on Roma and Structural Funds is already available in Spanish. It provides a rigorous analysis of available data on the use of Structural Funds for the improvement of the situation of Roma.
January 1st, 2011
Brussels, Dec 16th
Speeding efforts to fight poverty and social exclusion in Europe, using employment as a route out of poverty through active inclusion strategies; and stepping up efforts to integrate minority groups like the Roma people.
Brussels, Dec. 13th
The fourth meeting of the Integrated Platform on Roma inclusion focused on early education as a key issue to tackle the Roma situation all over Europe
Brussels, Nov. 30th
The key objective of the conference aimed at highlighting the need for transparency and accountability when implementing initiatives targeting the Roma population at different levels and the importance of having effective evaluation and monitoring mechanisms.
Brussels, Nov 18-19
Aiming at exchanging good practices and recommendations the Belgian presidency gathered in Brussels ESF managing authorities and other stakeholders in order to debate on how to combat poverty and social exclusion with ESF support.
10 th Novermber, 2010
This report gives a first outlook on the future cohesion policy post-2013 and presents a current assessment of regional disparities in the EU and highlighting the contributions that regions and cohesion policy can make towards achieving the Europe 2020 Strategy goals.
As a follow up to the High Level Event developed in October 2009 the Commission is organizing a seminar on how to facilitate the use of EU funds to support projects aiming at the integration of the Roma in September in Hungary and it will be a high level event in Romania in October.
24th April 2009
Seville, 22-23 January 2008