Eureka

Year
2007
Location
Belgrade, Serbia
Amount
$10,000
Term
1 year

A grant to organize, train and oversee a team of outreach workers to serve as intermediaries between Roma sex workers and government and other service institutions, in order to enable Roma sex workers to achieve greater access to health and social services, and advance their rights.

Eureka is a Serbian non-governmental organization, based in the towns Subotica and Sombor, whose priorities include the improvement of the economic, educational, social and hygienic conditions of Roma women in Serbia, as well as the improvement of the general standard of living in the Roma community. It is staffed and operated by Roma women.