European Commission’s Serbia 2019 Report concerning Roma status in the Republic of Serbia

In the European Commission’s Serbia 2019 Report, the EC states that most Roma in Serbia have civil documentation, but emphasises that the procedure for registering the birth of children whose...

An urgent measure in the case of three Bosnian citizens of Roma ethnicity

The European Court of Human Rights has decided to apply an urgent measure in the case P.H. and Others v. Italy (application no. 25838/19) concerning three Bosnian citizens of Roma...

Ethnic profiling of the Roma community

In the case Lingurar v. Romania (application no. 48474/14, 16/04/2019) the European Court of Human Rights unanimously held, that there had been: a violation of Article 3 (prohibition of inhuman...

Authorities did not investigate a possible racist motive in the shooting of a Roma family by a police officer

In the case of Lakatošová and Lakatoš v. Slovakia (application no. 655/16, 11.12.2018) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been a violation of Article 14...

Judgment of the European Court of Human Rights against Romania for violating Article 6 of the Convention in the procedure for obtaining a family allowance

In the case of Negrea and Others v. Romania (application no. 53183/07, 24/07/2018) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been a violation of Article 6...

Serbia will be sued before the European Court of Human Rights by Roma community

Representatives of Serbia’s Roma community will sue Serbiab state at the European Court of Human Rights after the Serbian Appeals Court acquitted members of paramilitary group of killing 27 Roma...