Announcements

November 23, 2010 - Roma groups across Europe are being awarded a series of grants by the FARE Network this Autumn to support their challenge to social exclusion and support Roma communities in their struggle for equality.

November 18, 2010 - Open to: young Roma university graduates. Deadline: 5 December. 2010. Venue: Brussels, Belgium. Allowance: 1300 €/month. Duration: 5 month internship.

November 17, 2010 - Human Rights Watch administers the Hellman/Hammett grant program for writers all around the world who have been victims of political persecution and are in financial need.

November 16, 2010 - The Nationalism Studies Program at Central European University is pleased to announce its Call for Applications for Academic Year 2011/2012.

November 16, 2010 - Apply for the ERSTE Foundation Award for Social Integration 2011! The call is open until 30 November 2010.

November 15, 2010 - The United Nations Democracy Fund will open its window for new project proposals from civil society on 15 November to 31 December. The call for applications follows the approval by the UNDEF Advisory Board for a Fifth Round of Funding.

November 9, 2010 - Minority Rights Group International will present the Minority Voices Young Journalist Award to one outstanding young journalist wanting to highlight within the European media the issues facing minority and indigenous communities in the global south.

November 04, 2010 - The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is accepting original articles and other submissions (book reviews, interviews with key figures and conference reports) for its Roma Rights journal from a broad range of disciplines addressing the topic: Roma and Politics: A chance for change? Full articles must be submitted to the ERRC by 20 February 2011.

November 02, 2010 - The UK Department for International Development (DFID) announced the launch of the Global Poverty Action Fund (GPAF), which is a demand-led fund to support projects focused on service delivery in support of poverty reduction and the most off-track Millennium Development Goals (MDG) in poor countries. The deadline to apply is 14 December 2010.

Budapest, October 28, 2010 - Deadline: 8 November 2010; Open to: any person interested in roma’s rights; Fee: fully-funded places are offered in a limited number; Venue: 10 December 2010, Budapest