PRESENCE IN RELEVANT FORAAND INITIATIVES AT EUROPEAN LEVEL
EURoma is actively involved in relevant fora and initiatives of European institutions and organisations in conection with ESI Funds and Roma inclusion.
This involvement is crucial to advocate the importance of ESI Funds in the promotion of social inclusion, equal opportunities and non-discrimination of the Roma population and to call the attention on key aspects to achieve an efficient use of these funds.
Participation in expert/consultative groups
Including two consultative groups of the European Commission:
- Structured Dialogue with Experts on ESI Funds (Directorate-General Regional Policy), that gathers representatives from the European Commission Directorate-Generals dealing with ESI Funds.
- ‘Meetings with representatives of the civil society, international organisations and academics networks’ (Directorate-General Justice), which brings together these actors with representatives from the Directorate-Generals of relevance for Roma inclusion.
Contribution to consultative processes,
such as those on the future EU Frameworks for Roma inclusion and for ESI Funds.
New European Commission Guidance on the use of ESI Funds in tackling educational and spatial segregation
European Parliament report on cohesion policy and marginalised communities, with particular focus on Roma
EURoma Technical Secretariat supports the fight against antigypsyism at the 9th European Platform for Roma Inclusion
This forum, which gathered stakeholders from all over Europe, served to confirm the interest of the European Commission in continuing the work for Roma inclusion and renew the commitment of the new government of the European institutions to take steps to improve...
Many Roma people in Europe face discrimination and social exclusion in their daily lives. They are marginalised and live in very poor socio-economic conditions. The European Platform for Roma inclusion (or European Roma Platform) was created to support policy...