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Belgrade, March 25, 2013 - Interview with Jovana Vuković (Regional Centre for Minorities)

Belgrade, October 4, 2012 - The Regional Centre for Minorities, in cooperation with the European Grassroots Anti-Racist Movement (EGAM), is organising the Roma Pride Day on the 13th of October 2012.

Belgrade, September 25, 2012 - The Regional Centre for Minorities strongly condemns the worrying situation outside of the Centre for Asylum Seekers in Bogovađa, which our activists visited on the 12th of September. Between eighty and a hundred asylum seekers are staying outside, as the centre has reached its maximum capacity of 150 people.

Belgrade, September 13, 2012 - We invite you to a night of information and discussion about how the border system limits the freedom of movement. With a critical perspective on citizenship, nation-states, capitalism and racism we will formulate a critique of the EU migration politics in general and speak about the Serbian context specifically.

Belgrade, September 4, 2012 - Law on Amendments to the Law on Non-Contentious Procedure, adopted by the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia on 31st August 2012, prescribes a procedure for determination of date and place of birth of persons not registered in birth registry books. Thus, the first step was made towards solving the problem of several thousands of legally invisible persons in Serbia.

Nis/Belgrade, July 12, 2012 - Human rights organizations are demanding the competent republic and city authorities to urgently undertake measures to provide a minimum standard of decent housing conditions for Roma evicted from the informal settlement Belvil to Nis.

Europe, May 26, 2012 - Tonight, the civil society organization European Grassroots Antiracist Movement – EGAM has conducted a Europe-wide European Testing Night against racial and ethnic discrimination in entertainment places, after the first ones organized in March and June 2011.

Sofia, February 16, 2012 - In December 2009, then 23-year-old Australian Jock Palfreeman was sentenced to 20 years for murder in Sofia, Bulgaria. Two years earlier he had been involved in a fight against a gang of about 15 men, one of who died of a stab wound.

29-30 September 2011 Non-governmental organization Praxis, with the support of the EU and in cooperation with partner organizations Heinrich Böll Foundation, Regional Centre for Minorities and Dokukino, is organizing the Expert Debate “European Good Practices - Advocacy Tool in Serbia” that will be held on 29-30 September 2011 in the Hotel Sumadija, 8 Sumadijski trg St, Belgrade, from 10:00 a.m. - 06:00 p.m.

July 25, 2011 - The International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH) is appalled and saddened by the terrorist acts that took place last Friday in Norway, committed by an ultra-nationalist/populist who appears to have radicalized under the influence of online hate and who used the internet to spread his ideas and incited to hatred. We express our sympathies to the victims and their families of this tragedy.