MIGRANTS/DIVERSITY ¤ ROMA, SINTI & TRAVELLERS ¤ JEWISH/SHOAH ¤ DISABILITY RESOURCES
GAY&LESBIAN RESOURCES ¤ MISC./REGIONAL
Roma, Sinti & Travellers
- "Aven Amentza" - Rroma Center for Public Policies
organization specialized on public policies for the improvement of the Rroma situation and for gaining their civil, political and social rights. Its main aim is combating racism and racial discrimination against Rroma people and as priorities has the support for children and youth, forward to establish a Rromani modern elite.
- National office for the Roma
clearing house that will include a wide range of information and resources about the Roma minority in Romania.
- Roma Women Association
- Motivation Romania Foundation Mission: To provide well designed, locally produced and low-cost wheelchairs and other equipment for disabled people in Romania; To plan and implement programmes which contribute towards encouraging disabled people to integrate into society; To promote activities which encourage disabled people to be more independent, and which can contribute to their quality of life.
Gay & Lesbian Resources
- Asociatia ACCEPT este prima organizatie neguvernamentală din România care apără si promoveaza drepturile LGBT (lesbiene, gay, bisexuali, transsexuali) la nivel national.
Accept is the first Romanian non-governmental organisation that defends and promotes the rights of LGBT (lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transsexuals) at the national level.
- Gaygroup Romania. It is in the process of forming a gay organization that dare to express sexual orientation of gay people.
- Romanian LesBiGays
- OSCE Contact Point for Roma and Sinti Issues
Besides its clearing-house and advisory functions, the ODIHR Contact Point carries out a wide range of project activities. Currently these activities focus on three areas:
*advancing the political rights of Roma and Sinti;
addressing the particular problems of Roma in South Eastern Europe, and
promoting international co-ordination and representation.
The European Centre for Minority Issues is a non-partisan, bi-national institution founded in 1996 by the Governments of the Kingdom of Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, and the German State of Schleswig-Holstein. The three founders are represented by the Danish Ministry of Research and Information Technology, the German Federal Ministry of the Interior, and the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Cultural Affairs.
- United for Intercultural Action
European network against nationalism, racism, fascism and in support of migrants and refugees.
The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance is a body of the Council of Europe set up by the first Summit of Heads of State and of Government of the member States of the Council of Europe held in Vienna in October 1993.
- The Virtual Library of Ethnic Relations in CEE. This virtual library consist of internet resources and web sites which contain information concerning ethnic and national minorities in CEE and NIS. The aim of this virtual library is to provide researchers, right advocates and professionals involved in policy making and design for multiethnic communities in the region with guidance in access to information available on the Internet. (English, Russian)