Roma Holocaust Memorial Day

Roma Holocaust Memorial Day

On 2 August, Roma people across all countries and communities remember their ancestors killed by the Nazi regime. Whether through official commemoration events or private moments of remembrance inside families, 2 August represents for Roma people everywhere a turning point in the acknowledgment of the Roma Holocaust. On this day in 1944, over 4,300 Sinti and

In memory of Marcel Courthiade

In memory of Marcel Courthiade

In memory of Marcel Courthiade Written by Saimir Mile, La Voix des Rroms Marcel Courthiade passed away unexpectedly on March 4, 2021 in Tirana at 67. With him, the Roma lose an exceptional resource. His work remains a treasure that several generations will be able to use for the benefit of the emancipation of the

#WeRemember

#WeRemember

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2021 – ERGO Network statement In 2005, the United Nations General Assembly designated 27 January as the international commemoration day in memory of the millions of victims of the Holocaust.  On 27 January 1945 the Red Army liberated the Nazi concentration camps in Auschwitz, where millions of people were murdered. The

Press release: Meeting with EU Commissioner for Equality Helena Dalli

Press release: Meeting with EU Commissioner for Equality Helena Dalli

ERGO Network meets European Commissioner for Equality Helena Dalli to commemorate the Holocaust Remembrance Day and discuss the future of Roma inclusion post 2020 Brussels, 30 January 2020 On 28 January 2020, a delegation of European Roma Grassroots Organisations (ERGO) Network members from EU member states and enlargement countries met with the new European Commissioner for