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Ongoing calendar of seminars, conferences, workshops and community events posted from around the world.
Roma Community Centre -- Toronto, Canada. Gist translation available through link to Google Translate.
Khetanes is an initiative of artists worldwide united to combat xenophobia against Romani communities. A Translation Service group within the site exists to assist in ongoing translations of the content and correspondence. Other Languages allows visitors to access content in Romani, български (Bulgarian), Čeština, Français, Deutsch, ελληνικά (Greek), Magyar, Italiano, Polski, Português, Român, Español, and Türk.
Automatically collects and links to all news, blog posts, photos and other multiple online resources about Roma issues.
Preliminary and experimental edition (October 2003) -- Publications in Romani, useful for Romani language education / Publikacie andi Romani čhib kaj si lačhe andar i edukacia pal i Romani čhib compiled by Peter Bakker and Hristo Kyuchukov.
Romani Studies, formerly the Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, is edited by Yaron Matras and published by Liverpool University Press (UK). Tables of content are online from Series 5.
Directory of Romani artists and musicians with profiles
The Documentation and Cultural Centre of German Sinti and Roma is located in Heidelberg, Germany. On the website, Zentralrat Deutscher Sinti und Roma can be navigated in Deutsch and Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Rom can be navigated in Deutsch, English, Français, and Italiano.
Voice of Roma (Music--Dance--Film--Culture--Human Rights) online, and based in Sebastopol, California (U.S.).
Blog by educational director and lecturer Ciuin Ferrin. The goal of O Porrajmos Education Society is to create an educational program for schools and universities that explains the Rromani inclusion in the Holocaust.
Documents on situations of Romani populations posted on UNHCR website by various publishers: Amnesty International; Human Rights Watch; Open Society Institute; UN High Commissioner for Refugees; UN Ad Hoc Committee on Refugees and Stateless Persons; Council of Europe; US Dept. of State; UK Home Office; UN Children's Fund (UNICEF); Minority Rights Group Int'l; etc.
(Source: Slovenia Cultural Profile): Established in 1996, the Roma Union of Slovenia unites around 22 Roma associations around Slovenia. It publishes the monthly newspaper Romano Them - Romski Svet ('Romani World') in both Slovene and Romany. In recent years it has also issued a number of cultural publications, mainly collections of poems and plays.
Online catalogue of the Médiathèque Fnasat-Gens du voyage-Études Tsiganes -- Paris, France. Available in Français.
Romani Linguistics site, based at the School of Languages, Linguistics and Cultures at the University of Manchester, U.K. The "Romani Language--An Interactive Journey" is available for download here in български (Bulgarian), Čeština, Deutsch, English, Español, Français, ελληνικά (Greek), Magyar, Italiano, македонски (Macedonian), Polski, Român, Romani, српски (Serbian), русский (Russian), Svenska, Slovenských and Türk.
Didactically edited information on Roma communities, based at Graz, Austria. Site navigation available in Čeština, English and Deutsch.
Publications in Romani Studies -- University of Hertfordshire Press, UK.
Magoria Books -- Toronto, Canada -- publishes Romani books.
Romano Sinti United Community Association -- Queensland, Australia
Associazione Culturale Thèm Romanó -- Lanciano (CH), Italy. The journal of Associazione Thèm Romanó ONLUS is available online in Italiano.
Online issues of Romano Džaniben date back to 1994 -- Prague, Czech Republic. For oral and literary works, select "Prameny".
International Journal of Romani Language and Culture -- LINCOM Academic Publishers GmbH, Munich, Germany. Edited by Hristo Kyuchukov (Constantine the Philosopher University, Nitra, Slovakia). Articles in English and in Russian.
Listed (in English) by categories of nationality and profession: Artists, Writers, Scientists, Actors & Actresses, Musicians & Singers, Nobel Prizes, Pioneers & Adventurers, Presidents of the Republic, Parliament Members, Preachers, War Heroes, Journalists, Fashion Designer, Sport.
See also "EU Platform for Roma Inclusion: Frequently Asked Questions" (17 Nov 2011) at European Union @ United Nations.
El Museu virtual del Poble Gitano a Catalunya és el resultat de treball conjunt entre l’administració, associacions gitanes, persones expertes i la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. In Català.
Roma and non-Roma collaborative community journalism. Multimedia stories available in Български, Čeština, Română, Magyar, Slovensky, and with English subtitles.
Finnish association for Roma art and culture, founded in 1976. Site available to navigate in English and in Suomeksi.
The Rroma Social-Cultural Foundation 'Ion Cioaba' is based in Sibiu, Romania. Site can be navigated in English.