quarta-feira, 20 de junho de 2012

Roma face dire choice between slum and chemical plant

Baia Mare, ROMANIA. Local authority´s  plans to relocate roma to a former chemical factory closed over pollution concerns, air and soil contamination.

Local authority's plans to relocate Roma to a former chemical factory forced to close over pollution concerns.

segunda-feira, 18 de junho de 2012

Slovakia loses another forced sterilization case in Strasbourg


Slovakia has lost yet another case regarding the forced sterilization of a Romani woman before the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in Strasbourg. News server Týden.cz reports that the court also found Slovakia responsible for errors committed in the investigation of an assault committed by unidentified perpetrators against Romani people in 2002. The Slovak Justice Ministry has reported that the state will be paying a total of EUR 85 000 to the successful plaintiffs.