European Roma Rights Centre

Budapest, Hungary
Joined August 2017

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is a Roma-led international public interest law organisation working to combat anti-Romani racism and human rights abuse of Roma.

Presence in: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine
Focus: Criminal Justice, Education, Environmental Justice, Health, Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Livelihoods, Right to Information, Women's Rights

Since its establishment in 1996, the ERRC has endeavoured to provide Roma with the tools necessary to combat discrimination and achieve equal access to justice, education, housing, health care and public services.

Strategic Priorities

The ERRC’s thematic priorities for 2013-2017 include:

  • State response to violence and hate speech
  • Access to education
  • Access to housing
  • Free movement and migration
  • Identity documents
  • Women’s and children’s rights
  • Disaggregated data collection