Stories

Here you may find stories of women, who achieved justice in their reproductive rights violation cases. 

 

Story of Ingrid

Ingrid was unlawfully sterilized in 2000. Many years later, with our legal support, she was awarded compensation for this serious human rights violation at the European Court of Human Rights. What was her way for justice? Why the activism Roma women is important? And who should compensate other illegally sterilized Roma women? 

 

 

 

Story of Veronika

Veronika was unlawfully sterilized in 2000. In the following years she seeked justice with our legal support and she succeeded before the European Court of Human Rights, which in 2011 decided in her favour. How she remembers this experience and how she perceives her long-standing effort to achieve justice?