What's New

New bi-annual report for 2016-2017

Published: 05 / 28 / 2018 13:58
We published a new annual report, which provides an overview of our work in the previous two years 2016 and 2017.

The public and non-governmental organizations urges the Slovak Government to finally establish an independent body to investigate cases of illegal sterilization of Roma women

Published: 05 / 22 / 2018 12:04
With the support of other organizations and people we urge the Slovak Government to finally establish an independent body with the power to investigate the scope of illegal sterilization practices and to compensate all women harmed.

Press statement to a decision of Regional court in Kosice in a case of violence against Roma boys from Lunik IX

Published: 05 / 04 / 2018 13:15
We released a press statement to the decision of Regional court in Kosice in a case of violence against Roma boys from Lunik IX. For a long time we have been providing free legal representation to the affected Roma boys.

We organized another meeting of Roma women activists in Prešov

Published: 03 / 28 / 2018 15:46
On the 14th of March 2018 we again organized a meeting of Roma women activists in Prešov.

The Appeal Court confirmed that a town Spišská Nová Ves had discriminated against a Roma woman in access to employment and has to compensate her

Published: 03 / 21 / 2018 08:41
The town Spišská Nová Ves discriminated against the Roma woman who applied for a job as a field social worker and must compensate her. This was ruled by the Regional Court in Košice which fully confirmed a decision of the District Court in Spišská Nová Ves from March 2017. It is one of the first final decisions of the Slovak courts in the case of racial discrimination in access to employment in favor of a discriminated person.

Venujte nám 2 % z vašich daní

Published: 03 / 12 / 2018 12:09
Mnohé a mnohí z vás za rozhodli v roku 2017 podporiť naše aktivity  poukázaním 2% z vašich daní v celkovej sume 930,32 €. Za túto podporu vám všetkým ďakujeme! Venujte nám 2% aj v tomto roku. Aj vďaka vám budeme môcť v našich aktivitách na ochranu pred policajným násilím, diskrimináciou, porušovaním reprodukčných práv a podporu aktivizmu rómskych žien  pokračovať aj v roku 2018.

Short videos about how to stand up against racial discrimination

Published: 03 / 06 / 2018 11:07
In March, we commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Within our work we met many Roma men and women who stood up against racial discrimination.

Beneficial performance Vagina monologues for Poradna

Published: 03 / 05 / 2018 15:42
On 21 and 22 of February 2018 was a held beneficial theater performance of Eve Ensler Vagina Monologues in Prešov.

We organized an introductory meeting of Roma women activists from eastern Slovakia in 2018

Published: 02 / 16 / 2018 14:36
In early February we organized a first meeting of Roma activists in Prešov in the new year. The aim of the meeting was to evaluate all the human rights meetings and activities that we held with the Roma women activists in 2017 and to plan new activities for upcoming year.

Illegally sterilized Romani women from Slovakia and the Czech Republic still wait for justice so they have decided to undertake a petition campaign in which they are turning to the broader public with a request for support

Published: 01 / 23 / 2018 13:14
It has been 15 years since the publication of the report entitled "Body and Soul", which warned of the practice of the forced sterilization of Romani women in Slovakia and the former Czechoslovakia. Several of these women, therefore, in collaboration with us have decided to initiate a petition campaign through which they are asking the broader public for support.