Educational project “Cultural circle” and the final event will be held in December 13, Kėdainiai Multicultural centre (Senoji rinka 12, Kedainiai). The work will take place in the project presentations, and performances of the participants, acknowledgments and serving.
The Roma community of Vilnius integration in society working group meeting will be held on December 15 at 11 a.m. Discussed questions: On the eviction of Roma from Vilnius, Kirtimai. On the additional Roma coordinators work (to collaborate and advise Roma people on housing issues, etc.). On Vilnius Roma community integration into society and the […]
In January 25, at 9.30 a.m. in the Department of National Minorities of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (Raugyklos st. 25, Vilnius) will be held a meeting for Roma integration into Lithuanian society 2015-2020, implementation of the action plan.
International Holocaust Remembrance Day is an international memorial day on 27 January commemorating the tragedy of the Holocaust that occurred during the Second World War. It commemorates the genocide that resulted in the death of an estimated 6 million Jewish people, 200,000 Romani people, 250,000 mentally and physically disabled people, and 9,000 homosexual men by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. […]
In January 29, a book for children “Aš esu Karolis” about Roma holocaust will be presented.
In February 13, in Vilnius city municipality a meeting for Vilnius (Kirtimai) Roma community integration into society of the year 2016-2019 will be organized.
In the eve of Lithuania independence restoration, in February 15, in Department of National Minorities an exhibition “Together we created Lithuania” will be opened. This exhibition presents the ethnic communities living in Lithuania, contribution to the formation of the Lithuanian statehood, the fight for independence, the fostering of Lithuanian culture and international recognition.
The meeting will be held on 22 February in the Department of National Minorities to discuss issues of Roma education.
The meeting of Roma women In February 26-27 the meeting for Roma women will be organized in Anykščiai town. One of its aims are to discuss possibilities and activities of Roma women organizations. The meeting will be attended by Diana Rušėnaitė from the European Social Fund, who coordinates the project “Let’s work together with Roma”. Moderators: […]
Roma coordinators meeting In March 9, 11.00, meeting for Roma coordinators will be organized in Vilnius, Department of National Minorities. During the meeting Roma mediators will present their reports of 6 months activities, achieved results and future goals.
The workshop Evaluation of The EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies up to 2020 will take place in 15 March from 09:30 to 16:30, in Brussels.
The 13th meeting of The National Contact Points will be held on 16 March 2018 from 9:30 to 16.00, in Brussels.
The International Romani Day The day was officially declared in 1990 in Serock, Poland, the site of the fourth World Romani Congress of the International Romani Union (IRU), in honour of the first major international meeting of Romani representatives, 7–12 April 1971 in Chelsfield near London. In April 5, in Kirtimai Cultural Centre there will be organized an event for International Romani […]
International Romani Day International Romani Day, also known as International Roma Day, takes place on 8 April every year. It was first declared in 1990, in Serock, Poland, the site of the fourth World Romani Congress of the International Romani Union (IRU), in honour of the first major international meeting of Romani representatives, 7–12 April 1971 in Chelsfield near London.
In April 23, Marijampolė town the conference “The history of the Roma minority: the emergence of Europe from the 20th century genocide” will be held. During the conference reports about Romani history and holocaust will be presented by social anthropologist, Roma culture researcher – Aušra Simoniukštytė and The Genocide and Resistance Research Centre of Lithuania, The Genocide and Resistance […]
A seminar on Roma history and Holocaust will be held on 8th of June for the teachers in Jašiūnai (Šalčininkai district).
The final meeting with the Roma Platform coordinators will be held on 12-13 of June in Ventės Ragas. During the seminar the coordinators will share their thoughts on the project and their future plans. The participants will also take part in the seminar “Speek freely: The Basics of Public Presentation”.
The seminar on Roma history and Holocaust for teachers of Ukmergė district will take place on 15th of June.