02.08.20193rd Transnational meeting of Young voices project took place on 29th and 30th of July
The third transnational meeting of the Young voices project took place on 29th and 30th of July in Timisoara, Romania. Representatives of the 4 partner countries were attending the meeting. Amalipe Center was presented by Ms Silvia Stancheva and Ms Nikolinka Nikolova.
During the meeting particiants discussed the final version of the Manifesto of Romani women and shot a several short videofilms with the voices of young Roma women. The sustainability plan of the project was presented by Ms Silvia Stancheva, since Amalipe Center was leading that part.
Some management and financial...
25.07.2019The concept of Deputy Prime Minister Karakachanov was NOT accepted by the NCCEII
The anti-Roma Concept of Deputy Prime Minister Karakachanov was Not accepted by the National Council for Cooperation on Ethnic and Integration Issues. It was absolutely ignored at the meeting of the Council, that took place on July 25th.
The meeting itself was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Chair of the NCCEII Tomislav Donchev, Deputy Prime Minister Karakachanov also took part in it. In the presence of all deputy ministers from VMRO's quota, as well as of large number of media representatives, Krassimir Karakachanov presented his Concept, repeating the regular untrustworthy...
24.07.2019Young people from Bulgaria will participate in the Roma Genocide Remembrance initiative in Krakow, Poland
A group of active youths and volunteers to the Amalipe Center will take part in this year's Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative, which will take place in Krakow (Poland) from 29 July to 4 August. The event is organized within the DIKH HE NA BISTER campaign - "Look and don't forget". It will include over 400 Roma and Non - Roma volunteers from 25 national groups across Europe.
Participants will have the opportunity to enrich their knowledge of the Holocaust by visiting the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum. The initiative aims to raise awareness among young Europeans, civil society...
24.07.2019What happens to Karakachanov's (anti) Roma concept?
"Concept for Changes in the Policies for Gipsy (Roma) Integration and Measures for Their Implementation" was announced by Deputy Prime Minister Karakachanov in early February. It followed the events, and the protests in the village of Voyvodinovo, where the deputy prime minister expressed his view that "Gypsies in Bulgaria were extremely rude ..." and promised changes in the integration policy. It followed the decision of the United Patriot Coalition to appear divided in the European Parliament elections and the efforts of VMRO to consolidate the nationalist vote.
09.07.2019Voting determined the most active schools in Amalipe's network for the 2018/2019 academic year
At the beginning of June, Amalipe Center announced online voting for the most active school in the "Every student will be a winner - 2" for the academic year 2018-2019. All participants attended the 16th Roma Children's Festival could also give their voices.
The defined criteria were:
- participation in national meetings of school principals
- promoting the school activities in social media
- media coverage
- successful implementation of the elements of "Every student will be a winner- 2" Program
- multiplying the model
- innovation in a multicultural environment