Roma Rights: Amnesty International Flash mob & Action
Lieu: European Parliament
End production: 08/04/2013 First transmission: 08/04/2013
With the approach of the International Roma Day on 8 April, Amnesty International has challenged the EU to do more to end discrimination against Roma people throughout its 27 member states. More than a decade after EU adoption of the Race Equality Directive that bans racial or ethnic-based discrimination, Roma people across the continent continue to face widespread discrimination in areas including access to housing, health care, employment and education.
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||Demostration organised by Amnesty International to defend equal rights and end of discrimination agains Roma in the EU in hte International Roman Day. Simulation of a Roma settlement and the police who comes to throw them out of their homes. (11 shots)
||SOUNDBITE (French) Hélène FLAUTRE (Greens/European Free Alliance, Fr)
These experiences must have all our support and enrolment and this of all European Institutions, including financial support. There are happening pertinent and important things that will, I hope, make the 8th of April the International Roma Day become the big party of the equality of rights in Europe.
||Drop of baloons