Partners involved in Mediation4Roma project are working on the VET design for Roma mediators at present. Intercultural Institute of Timisoara and EARCS Speranta from Romania, are leading this process offering their wide expertise to support partners. The training process, which is linked with the previous ROMED program, is looking for the training official recognition in order to promote and facilitate Roma mediator’s knowledge, employability and position.
The training will consist in three different modules with different mediation contents. These modules are: Communication and digital literacy, intercultural mediation and specific training in the mediators workings field (Education, Health, Ocupation and General Local Community). Continue reading
Mediation4Roma team was presenting the feat of getting the official recognition for Roma mediators to Public Municipalities and the Protector of Citizens – Ombudsman of the AP Vojvodina. One of the project purpose is to provide a space for mediators in society in order to become a bridge between policy makers and Roma community. Continue reading
At the beginning of October, the Vojvodina delegation representing the Roma Inclusion Office Capacity Building project visited the seat of the European Commission (EC) in Brussels. The study visit participants were Duško Jovanović, the Director of the Roma Inclusion Office of Vojvodina, Slavica Denić, MA, the Assistant to the Provincial Secretary for Economy, Employment and Gender Equality, Project Assistants, representatives of the European Affairs Fund of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina and the Vojvodina Office in Brussels. Continue reading
The experience of the Provincial Protector of Citizens – Ombudsman in minority rights protection being perceived as a crucial resource as related to Roma issues in Vojvodina, the Work in Progress civil society organization (CSO), a project partner within the team of the multi-national European Mediation for the Roma project, has signed a Memorandum of Collaboration with the institution. The participation of the Provincial Ombudsman in this pioneering project was perceived as invaluable for its implementation and dissemination. Continue reading