Our Roots

The origins of Europe's largest ethnic minority.

The History of the Romani Women

Revealing the leading role of the roma women.

FEMINIST PERSONALITIES

Esma Redzepova

Esma Redzepova

Singer, songwriter, activist and advocate for women's rights. She was one of the first to sing in Romani language on radio and television. During her professional career she has performed in more than 9000 concerts in 30 countries. She has created more than 500 works of art. This includes among others, 108 singles, 20 albums and 6 movies.

Esma Redzepova

Singer, songwriter, activist and advocate for women's rights. She was one of the first to sing in Romani language on radio and television. During her professional career she has performed in more than 9000 concerts in 30 countries. She has created more than 500 works of art. This includes among others, 108 singles, 20 albums and 6 movies.

The Manifesto of Romani Feminism

We aspire to create a new world without patriarchy in which the liberation of romani, black, muslim, arab women from all corners of the earth, all colours and religions, and all racialized women, can fully develop their rights as women and citizens.

Our projects

Adult schools for inclusion in the diversity of roma women

The inclusion of young roma women through nonformal education

Inclusion in diversity schools
Dynamics of the participating organisations
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Health mediators project

The project started during the 1990s in Romania. It was the first after the communist period which targeted Rromani women.

First Congress on Romani Feminism

On November 17 and 18, 2017, the Asociación Gitanas Feministas por la Diversidad organized in Madrid, Spain, the First Congress on Romani Feminism.

Rromani Women's Gala

The Rromani Women's Gala was a voluntary based feminist initiative, started by four Rromani and non-Rromani women in 2011 in Romania.

Multiple discrimination

This legal concept was for the first time introduced in Romanian legislation in 2006.

Health mediators project

The project started during the 1990s in Romania. It was the first after the communist period which targeted Rromani women.

First Congress on Romani Feminism

On November 17 and 18, 2017, the Asociación Gitanas Feministas por la Diversidad organized in Madrid, Spain, the First Congress on Romani Feminism.

Rromani Women's Gala

The Rromani Women's Gala was a voluntary based feminist initiative, started by four Rromani and non-Rromani women in 2011 in Romania.

Multiple discrimination

This legal concept was for the first time introduced in Romanian legislation in 2006.

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