There is still much more to be done to meet the 'UN
Millenium Goal' of acheiving universal primary
education by the end of 2015. This is particularly
relevant for millions of Roma children who live
We focus directly on this UN Goal by
encouraging school enrolment, preventing
school drop-out and by improving social
and academic inclusion of the children
within their school communities
project for Roma and other
Many charities working overseas rightly focus their attention on third world countries.
However extreme poverty, hardship
and lack of the most basic amenities such as safe drinking water, also exists in some European countries such as Romania...
Who are the Roma?
Contrary to commonly
held belief, the Roma
do not originate from
Romania. It is
thought that they
India to Europe
from aroundthe ninth century and have lived for hundreds
of years in many European