News - April 2015

- 28 April 2015, Zagreb: Center for Peace, Legal Advice and Psychosocial Assistance - Vukovar and the Office for Human Rights and Rights of National Minorities of the Croatian Government, organized a conference dedicated to the presentation of the translated manual of the EURoma network: Making use of European Structural and Investment Funds for Roma Inclusion : A Guide for Local Authorities. During the conference, representatives of units of local/regional self-government were introduced with the planned dynamics of the implementation and envisaged activities within “Support for national minorities at the local level" project, focused on support to local initiatives for the integration of the Roma community within IPA 2012.

The conference was organized with the financial support of the Open Society Foundation with the primary intention to consider and discuss possibilities of making the most of EU funds for the implementation of plans and measures for the inclusion of Roma in the local and regional self-government units with significant representation of the Roma national minority in the forthcoming period.