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Inclusive Education Reform Presents a Litmus Test for the Czech Republic

November 13, 2017Ostalinda Maya Ovalle, Štěpán Drahokoupil
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Is Judicial Independence Finally Coming to Kyrgyzstan?

November 16, 2017Shamil Ibragimov, Joshua Russell
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After the Storm: Building a Better Houston

November 3, 2017John Henneberger

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We Want to Hear What You Think About the European Roma Institute

May 18, 2015 | Zeljko Jovanovic
The idea of an institute for Roma culture and heritage is more relevant and urgent than ever. Now we want your feedback.

The Forgotten History of Romani Resistance

May 15, 2015 | Pierre Chopinaud

For too long, Roma have been misrepresented by stereotypes. Romani Resistance Day in Europe attempts to balance the narrative.

Is This the End of Jobs as We Know Them?

April 7, 2015 | Bill Vandenberg

In the future, which workers will “win” and which ones will “lose”?

A New Film Teaches Youth How to Deal with Stop-and-Search

April 3, 2015 | Maryanne Olson

Taking know-your-rights into real-life street situations, a film called Y-Stop seeks to educate London youth on how to navigate an encounter with the police.

Stop Prosecuting Children as Adults

March 26, 2015 | Luisa Taveras

Approximately 200,000 American youth are tried and incarcerated as adults every year, making the United States the world’s leading jailer of kids.

I Am Roma, I Am an Albanian Citizen

March 20, 2015 | Xhesika Korra

A group of Roma youth is changing the game for Albania’s Roma communities, raising their visibility and reframing their self-image.

For Students in the Balkans, an Education in Corruption

March 19, 2015 | Dona Kosturanova

For university students in the Balkans, corruption, bribery, and intimidation are all part of the learning experience.

From Medicine to Passports, Mediators Help Ukraine’s Roma Get What They Need

March 13, 2015 | Zola Kondur

During a time of change, a group bridges the gap between Ukraine’s disenfranchised minority and social services.

When Roma Children Get a Better Education, Society Benefits

February 18, 2015 | Iliana Sarafian

A new report confirms that education is a critical area of intervention for Roma children in Croatia, yet finds glaring gaps in its provision.

Young Photographers Bring Post-Earthquake Haiti into Focus

January 16, 2015 | Maude Malengrez

Five years after Port-au-Prince was devastated, a new photography book documents one of its most famous streets.

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