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					                                                    Roma Education Fund: List of Approved Projects 2005-2009




                                                  Contracted     Completed                 Granted Amount
 #      Country     Project Code   Impl. Agency                               Status (1)                     Project Objectives
                                                      On            On                          (EUR)
                                                                                                            Supporting improvements in the strategy for Roma
                                                                                                            inclusion, increasing Roma participation, and
                                                                                                            strengthening the education component and ensuring
                                                                                                            its mainstreaming in Albanian Government
                                     UNICEF                                                                 policies.Specific activities include: registration of
  1      Albania      ALB 001      Albania and    01.11.2006     1.03.2008    Completed             186,000 children to facilitate their access to school and pre-
                                   Amarodrom                                                                school; birth registration; seeking legislative changes
                                                                                                            to ensure the right of identity; campaigning to attract
                                                                                                            Roma children in pre-school; supporting stronger
                                                                                                            parent involvement.



                                                                                                            To provide access to mainstream education to 150
                                                                                                            Romani children with provision of additional classes
                                                                                                            provision of birth and school registration to parents
                                                                                                            and children Awareness raising. Proposing a
                                   Rromani Baxt
  2      Albania      ALB 007                     01.01.2009     31.12.2009   Completed              37,976 psychosocial service for birth and school registration,
                                      Albania
                                                                                                            and campaign awareness education for
                                                                                                            families,Providing extra curricular activities necessary
                                                                                                            for a good development of children




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  1
                                                                                                   The promotion and support of development of
                                                                                                   qualitatively inclusive education in four schools and
                                                                                                   four kindergartens in two pilot regions of Albania
                                                                                                   where a considerable number of Roma/Egyptian
                                                                                                   children are living.
                                                                                                   Raising the awareness of stakeholders in education at
                                                                                                   the national level on a wide scale basis by providing
                                    Save the
                                                                                                   training and mentoring services to Regional
                                   Children CH,
  3      Albania       ALB 08                        01.04.2009   31.03.2011   Ongoing     155,160 Education Authorities‘ staff and school staff by
                                    Save the
                                                                                                   introducing child-centered teaching methods.
                                   Children ALB
                                                                                                   The advocacy activities for systemic policy
                                                                                                   improvements that work against segregation and all
                                                                                                   forms of racial discrimination, as well as the
                                                                                                   development and use of culturally sensitive curricula
                                                                                                   in close cooperation with the Ministry of Education
                                                                                                   and Science, and the Institute of Curricula and
                                                                                                   Training.




                                                                                                   The Centre (CPS/EUT) has already launched a
                                                                                                   fellowship program in cooperation with the European
                                    Center for                                                     University authorities which accorded fellowships for
                                 Political Studies                                                 Roma students in 2006 and 2007. The CPS has won
  4      Albania       ALB 09    at the European     27.01.2009                Ongoing       4,000 the approval of the University to provide at least 2
                                   University of                                                   additional half-fellowships for two Roma students for
                                       Tirana.                                                     the complete period of 2008-2011, which cover the
                                                                                                   total BA program, REF will fund the other half of the
                                                                                                   fellowships.




                                                                                                   Providing extracurricular activities to 250 children;
                                                                                                   lobbying with parents and education authorities for
       Bosnia &                    NGO ―Sa E                                                       improved education of Roma children; building
  5                   B&H 001                        01.06.2006   30.06.2008   Completed    71,351
      Herzegovina                 Roma‖ in Tuzla                                                   contacts between the Bureau for Employment of
                                                                                                   Tuzla and the Roma community, via such
                                                                                                   mechanisms as a website for Roma seeking jobs.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                   2
                                                                                                 The main project goal is to support inclusion of Roma
                                     Roma                                                        children in to the mainstream education system,
       Bosnia &                    Association                                                   decrease dropout rate, and to improve school
  6                   B&H 005                       01.11.2008   31.08.2010   Ongoing     84,900
      Herzegovina                  EURO ROM                                                      attendance and performance including a set of
                                      Tuzla                                                      measures targeting Roma parents and education
                                                                                                 authorities.


                                                                                                   Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                      Drom
                                                                                                   in first-to-eighth grades in Vidin and facilitating the
  7     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 01   Organization in   27.07.2005   27.07.2006   Completed   59,942
                                                                                                   Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of schools.
                                       Vidin
                                                                                                   (Original grant amount was 73 100 USD).



                                                                                                 Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                   Roma Youth
                                                                                                 in first-to-eighth grades in Sliven and facilitating the
  8     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 02   Organization in   12.07.2005   12.07.2006   Completed   52,726
                                                                                                 Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of schools
                                      Sliven
                                                                                                 (Original grant amount was 64300 USD).


                                                                                                 Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                    Amala-R.
                                                                                                 in first-to-eighth grades in Pleven and facilitating the
  9     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 03   Foundation in     10.08.2005   10.08.2006   Completed   53,710
                                                                                                 Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of
                                     Pleven
                                                                                                 schools.(Original grant amount was 65500 USD).


                                                                                                   Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                     Sham
                                                                                                   in first-to-eighth grades in Montana and facilitating
 10     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 04   Foundation in     10.08.2005   10.08.2006   Completed   54,407
                                                                                                   the Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of
                                    Montana
                                                                                                   schools.(Original grant amount was 66350 USD).

                                                                                                 Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                     Rainbow                                                     in first-to-eighth grades in Stara Zagora and
 11     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 05   Foundation in     12.07.2005   12.07.2006   Completed   48,872 facilitating the Bulgarian national plan for
                                   Stara Zagora                                                  desegregation of schools.(Original amount was 59600
                                                                                                 USD).


                                  Tolerance and                                                  Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                   Mutual Aid                                                    in first-to-eighth grades in Haskovo and facilitating
 12     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 06                     10.08.2005   10.08.2006   Completed   44,116
                                  Foundation in                                                  the Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of
                                     Haskovo                                                     schools.(Original amount was 53800 USD)




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  3
                                                                                                    Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                   Romani Baht
                                                                                                    in first-to-eighth grades in Sofia and facilitating the
 13     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 07    Foundation in   21.07.2005    21.07.2006   Completed    42,640
                                                                                                    Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of
                                       Sofia
                                                                                                    schools.(The original amount was 52 000 USD).


                                  Foundation for                                                    Providing free access to education for Roma children
                                     Regional                                                       in first-to-eighth grades in Plodviv and facilitating the
 14     Bulgaria     BUL/OSI 08                    05.07.2005    05.07.2006   Completed    54,468
                                  Development in                                                    Bulgarian national plan for desegregation of schools.
                                      Plodviv                                                       (The original amount was 66 425 USD)



                                   Consortium of
                                   Equal Access
                                                                                                  Promoting adoption of education action plans for
                                    Foundation,
                                                                                                  Roma school desegregation in six municipalities;
 15     Bulgaria       BU 001          Drom        01.11.2005    31.05.2006   Completed    35,240
                                                                                                  disseminating the positive experiences from eight
                                    Dromendar
                                                                                                  successfully completed school desegregation projects.
                                    Newspaper,
                                  Local Roma NGO



                                   Consortium of
                                                                                                  Setting up a scholarship fund for Roma students;
                                  ―Roma Student
                                                                                                  preparing Roma specialists; increasing the
                                   Organization‖
                                                                                                  qualifications and specializations of Roma students;
                                   and ―Student
 16     Bulgaria       BU 002                      01.10.2005    30.04.2007   Completed   200,000 undertaking research of Roma history, language, and
                                    Society for
                                                                                                  culture; establishing a database of young Roma to
                                  Development of
                                                                                                  function as a career center; undertaking advocacy
                                    Interethnic
                                                                                                  and policy development actions.
                                     Dialogue ―



                                                                                                  Introducing the culture, language, and history of the
                                   Roma Youth
 17     Bulgaria       BU 003                      01.11.2005    31.10.2006   Completed    26,905 Roma to local administrators and society.
                                   Organization
                                                                                                  Desegregation of Roma in schools in the municipality.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  4
                                                                                                  Improving Roma student‘s access to the best schools
                                                                                                  and universities through active support and
                                                                                                  mentoring.
                                                                                                  Specific activities include: increasing awareness that
                                                                                                  Roma children can succeed in the education system;
                                                                                                  producing a video film that targets an audience of key
                                  ―Organization                                                   stakeholders and explains how the process works;
 18     Bulgaria       BU 025                     01.05.2006     31.10.2006   Completed    14,450
                                      Drom                                                        generating coverage in regional newspapers and
                                                                                                  cable TV channels about issues related to Roma in
                                                                                                  higher education and the need to help Roma first-
                                                                                                  grade children enter good schools; providing support
                                                                                                  so that Roma can receive the best education, like
                                                                                                  other children.



                                                                                                  Increasing the level of attendance of Roma pupils in
                                                                                                  schools; initiating and participating in a working
                                     ―Sham‖                                                       group to support development of a law on
 19     Bulgaria       BU 011      Foundation –   01.07.2006     30.06.2007   Completed    83,335 desegregation of education for Roma; lobbying
                                     Montana                                                      institutions on the local, regional, and national level
                                                                                                  to promote desegregation of Roma schools and the
                                                                                                  multiplication of good practices in this area.

                                                                                                  Carrying out a three-year project, for which the first
                                                                                                  year‘s activities will involve: creating a model that
                                   Coalition of                                                   can serve as the basis for a strategy on adult
                                      Civil                                                       education by the Ministry of Education, so that the
 20     Bulgaria       BU 013                     01.10.2006     31.10.2007   Completed    30,000
                                  Organizations                                                   issue will be addressed as part of state policy;
                                   ―Stolipinovo                                                   improving adult education, with the objective of
                                                                                                  facilitating beneficiaries‘ integration into the labor
                                                                                                  market.
                                                                                                  Developing regional policies that will support
                                                                                                  implementation of national priorities and policies in
                                                                                                  the field of Roma inclusion; improving the skills of
                                  Minerva 3000
 21     Bulgaria       BU 018                     01.08.2006     31.01.2008   Completed   104,576 local administration staff in assessing municipality‘s
                                   Association
                                                                                                  needs with respect to Roma issues; preparing four
                                                                                                  local strategies, with action plans, to promote Roma
                                                                                                  desegregation.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  5
                                                                                                  Developing regional policies to manage the ethnic
                                                                                                  diversity of the students in schools within the Region
                                                                                                  of Berkovitza; generating a positive attitude toward
                                  ,,Nangle-2000‖
                                                                                                  integrated education among local-level policymakers.
 22     Bulgaria       BU 031       Foundation-     01.07.2006   30.06.2007   Completed    62,692
                                                                                                  It is expected that 100 Roma children from
                                      Montana
                                                                                                  segregated schools will be enrolled in mainstream
                                                                                                  schools.



                                                                                                  Providing equal access to 11 mainstream schools in
                                   Roma Youth
                                                                                                  the town of Sliven for approximately 450 Roma
                                   Organization
                                                                                                  children from the Nadezhda neighborhood;
 23     Bulgaria       BU 032      with partners    01.07.2006   31.07.2007   Completed    79,883
                                                                                                  institutionalizing intercultural and civil approaches in
                                  Roma Self Help
                                                                                                  school education; encouraging young Roma to take
                                      Bureau
                                                                                                  part in public life.

                                                                                                  Implementing school integration actions in Pleven
                                                                                                  through prompt development of regional policies
                                    Foundation                                                    regarding desegregation in the Pleven Region;
 24     Bulgaria       BU 039      ―Amala-R‖ –      01.07.2006   30.06.2007   Completed    86,539 actualizing the Pleven municipality‘s plan for
                                      Pleven                                                      educational integration of Roma.The project aims to
                                                                                                  help 220 Roma children pass the school year with an
                                                                                                  average score of ―good‖.


                                                                                                  Establishing an Intercultural Education Center at
                                      Romart
                                                                                                  Sofia University, under the methodological
                                   Foundation,
                                                                                                  supervision of a Civil Consultative Board that would
                                 Sofia University
                                                                                                  be composed mainly of representatives of the Roma
                                    (Faculty of
                                                                                                  community, to institutionalize training for
                                  Preschool and
                                                                                                  pedagogical personnel who work with Roma children
                                 Primary School
                                                                                                  and students; establishing a regularly functioning
 25     Bulgaria       BU 040     Pedagogy and      01.07.2006   30.06.2007   Completed   109,908
                                                                                                  masters program on ―Roma Culture and
                                     Faculty of
                                                                                                  Education.‖The Intercultural Education Center is
                                 Pedagogy), The
                                                                                                  meant to increase the quality of education of Roma
                                  Center for the
                                                                                                  students by allowing for qualification and
                                 Study of Roma
                                                                                                  prequalification of the pedagogical personnel in this
                                   Culture and
                                                                                                  field.
                                     Education




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  6
                                                                                                 Producing a study that can serve as a baseline
                                                                                                 document for future polices regarding Roma
                                                                                                 education.The study will include: a review of the
                                     Lozenetz                                                    actual political situation; a review of the problems
 26     Bulgaria       BU 041                      01.07.2006    30.06.2007   Completed   30,000
                                    Foundation                                                   concerning policies and their implementation; an
                                                                                                 analysis of each Roma community about actions
                                                                                                 already undertaken to help integration of the Roma.




                                                                                                 Providing free access for about 750 Roma children to
                                      NGO                                                        integrated school environments in Vidin; conducting
 27     Bulgaria       BU 046     ‖Organization    01.08.2006    31.08.2007   Completed   94,730 a national advocacy campaign, involving key regional
                                      Drom‖                                                      actors, to convince national policymakers to support
                                                                                                 the desegregation process.


                                                                                                 Increasing the number of pupils passing the National
                                                                                                 Standardized Educational Test; decreasing of the
                                                                                                 number of the children repeating a grade in
                                                                                                 school.Activities coincide with the initiation of
 28     Bulgaria       BU 048      Romani Baht     01.06.2006    31.07.2007   Completed   48,588
                                                                                                 operations at the new Center for Educational
                                                                                                 Integration of Children and Pupils from Ethnic
                                                                                                 Minorities at the Ministry of Education and Science.




                                                                                                 Supporting the implementation of the Plovdiv
                                  Foundation for
                                                                                                 Municipal strategy for equal participation of Roma in
                                     regional
                                                                                                 society; working with 160 students, 30
 29     Bulgaria       BU 049     development/     01.08.2006    31.08.2007   Completed   80,000
                                                                                                 kindergarteners, 240 parents and 55 teachers to
                                   FRD/ ―Roma-
                                                                                                 improve performance of Roma school children;
                                     Plovdiv‖
                                                                                                 working 300 hours with each of the children.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  7
                                                                                                  Building a dialogue to develop the political will to
                                                                                                  integrate Roma into the Bulgarian education
                                                                                                  system.Specific activities include: holding meetings
                                                                                                  and consultations with relevant stakeholders,
                                 European Roma                                                    including political leaders and experts; performing
 30     Bulgaria       BU 055                       01.11.2006   30.11.2007   Completed    99,940
                                  RightsCenter                                                    research that includes a cost-benefit analysis of
                                                                                                  continued segregation versus desegregation in the
                                                                                                  school system; drafting and proposing a legislative
                                                                                                  package concerning reform to support desegregation.



                                                                                                  A model for the introduction of obligatory
                                                                                                  qualification of teachers in multicultural education
                                                                                                  will be designed and piloted. The project will also
                                    Pedagogical                                                   lobby for legislative changes to define better the
                                   College ―St.                                                   status of teachers working with Roma children and
                                  John of Rila‖ –                                                 provide stimulus for their professional development
                                  Dupnitsa,Associ                                                 and advancement. Establishment of a National Centre
 31     Bulgaria       BU 019                       01.03.2007   30.04.2009   Extended    120,000
                                   ation ‖Future                                                  for the Qualification of Teachers for Education and
                                   for the Roma                                                   Integration of Roma Pupils (NCQTEIRP); Pilot training
                                     People‖ –                                                     of 160 teachers from 15 kindergartens and 15
                                     Dupnitsa                                                     elementary schools in the 5 target municipalities
                                                                                                  (Dupnitsa, Boboshevo, Rila, Kotcherinovo, Sapareva
                                                                                                  Banya).


                                                                                                  The project will support the development of municipal
                                                                                                  policies in the area of Roma integration. In particular
                                                                                                  development of local polices in the area of anti-
                                   Roma-Lom‖
                                                                                                  discrimination and desegregation of Roma schools.
                                  Foundation;
                                                                                                  The project will contribute to the development of
 32     Bulgaria       BU 035     ―Step by Step     01.01.2007   31.12.2008   Completed    98,160
                                                                                                  good practices at the local level and if successful
                                    Program‖
                                                                                                  could be scaled up at the national level.(The project
                                    Foundation
                                                                                                  will be piloted in four municipalities in the Montana
                                                                                                  Region)




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  8
                                                                                                  The project establishes a model for promotion of
                                                                                                  Roma participation in higher education that can be
                                 Student Society
                                                                                                  replicated at the policy level. Activities will include:
                                        for
                                                                                                  preparing Roma specialists; increasing the
                                 Development of
                                                                                                  qualifications and specializations of Roma students;
                                   Interethnic
                                                                                                  undertaking research of Roma history, language, and
                                     Dialogue
                                                                                                  culture; establishing a database of young Roma, to
                                   (SSDID), a
 33     Bulgaria       BU 069                       01.04.2007   30.04.2008   Completed   219,800 function as a career center; undertaking advocacy
                                 Roma students‘
                                                                                                  and policy development actions; preparing Roma
                                  organization,
                                                                                                  students for entrance exams; developing a Roma
                                    and Studii
                                                                                                  Studies Center of Excellence; setting up a
                                    Romani, a
                                                                                                  Qualification Fund to support organization of
                                 minority studies
                                                                                                  additional courses, practical sessions,
                                      society
                                                                                                  apprenticeships, language courses, etc. for Roma
                                                                                                  students

                                                                                                  The project will ensure access to integrated education
                                                                                                  for 750 Roma children from the all-Roma
                                                                                                  neighborhood in Vidin. The project will engage in
                                                                                                  advocacy at the local and national levels, seeking to
                                  Organisation                                                    motivate authorities to undertake school
 34     Bulgaria       BU 071                       01.07.2007   31.07.2008   Completed    90,500
                                  Drom, an NGO                                                    desegregation actions. In addition, the project‘s
                                                                                                  leaders will work with Roma NGOs in other parts of
                                                                                                  the country, to share experiences with them and to
                                                                                                  provide support for their advocacy efforts for school
                                                                                                  desegregation in the respective municipalities.

                                                                                                  The project will ensure access to integrated education
                                                                                                  for 400 Roma children from the all-Roma
                                                                                                  neighborhood in Sliven. As a result of the RYO‘s
                                   Roma Youth                                                     project activities and lobbying this year, the Sliven
 35     Bulgaria       BU 073      Organization     01.07.2007   31.07.2008   Completed    78,338 Municipality adopted a plan for school integration.
                                      (RYO)                                                       The adoption of a municipal strategy for minority
                                                                                                  integration, with a special focus on Roma, is a
                                                                                                  significant step forward for effective Roma integration
                                                                                                  within mainstream schools.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  9
                                                                                                 The project involves drafting of ―The Municipal
                                                                                                 Program for Integration of Roma Pupils‖ for the
                                                                                                 municipal council. The foundation collaborates
                                                                                                 actively with the Municipality of Berkovitza and the
                                                                                                 Regional Educational Inspectorate.The project also
                                                                                                 involves lobbying institutions at the local, regional
                                                                                                 and national level, to convince them of the need to
                                                                                                 desegregate Roma schools and to multiply good
                                 FRCD ―Nangle –                                                  practices in desegregation in Bulgaria.The project will
 36     Bulgaria       BU 075                     01.07.2007     31.07.2008   Completed   60,917
                                     2000‖                                                       include activities targeted at supporting the
                                                                                                 educational process in schools receiving Roma
                                                                                                 students, such as: organizing extracurricular
                                                                                                 activities; efforts to encourage attendance in
                                                                                                 extracurricular activities; provision of extra classes
                                                                                                 for children who are falling behind; consultancy and
                                                                                                 parental meetings with parents of Roma and non-
                                                                                                 Roma children; and support of talented children.




                                                                                                 The project will ensure 300 Roma children from the
                                                                                                 all-Roma neighborhood in the town of Stara Zagora
                                                                                                 have access to integrated education in mainstream
                                                                                                 schools. Following project activities, the municipality
                                                                                                 adopted a municipal plan for educational integration
                                   The Lozenetz                                                  of Roma living in Stara Zagora. At the national level,
 37     Bulgaria       BU 083                     01.07.2007     31.07.2008   Completed   94,698
                                    Foundation                                                   the project aims to initiate a working group on law
                                                                                                 reforms targeting desegregation of Roma education
                                                                                                 and to suggest changes in the Strategy for
                                                                                                 Educational Integration of Schoolchildren from Ethnic
                                                                                                 Minorities—including the national action plan that is
                                                                                                 part of that strategy.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 10
                                                                                                  The organization running the project will work to:
                                                                                                  improve access to quality education in local
                                                                                                  kindergartens and schools by applying innovative
                                                                                                  alternative training methods and participation in
                                                                                                  interesting clubs that will help children master the
                                                                                                  Bulgarian language, so they can make a good start in
                                                                                                  school and build permanent skills; provide
                                    Sham –                                                        opportunities for achievement of qualitative education
                                    Montana                                                       of Roma children so that they will become
 38     Bulgaria       BU 084                      01.07.2007    31.07.2008   Completed    78,241
                                   Foundation                                                     competitive on the labor market; improve the
                                 Resource Center                                                  motivation of Roma children and their parents to
                                                                                                  strive for quality education;suggest changes in the
                                                                                                  Strategy for Educational Integration of Schoolchildren
                                                                                                  from Ethnic Minorities—including the national action
                                                                                                  plan that is part of that strategy; participate in a
                                                                                                  working group for preparation of a law for
                                                                                                  desegregation of Roma education.


                                                                                                  Initiating a process of educational desegregation in
                                                                                                  Pazardjik through enrolment of Roma children from
                                                                                                  segregated schools in mainstream schools. Provide
                                                                                                  support to 150 Roma children who would like to study
                                  Foundation for                                                  in an integrated environment;
                                    Multiethnic                                                   Involve local authorities in the implementation in
 39     Bulgaria       BU 056      Cooperation     01.07.2007    31.07.2008   Completed   110,911 practice of the 2004 Strategy of the Ministry of
                                   Napredak –                                                     Education and Science for the educational integration
                                     Pazardjik                                                    of Roma children.Advocate the development of
                                                                                                  regional policies to balance the ethnic diversity of the
                                                                                                  student body in all schools in Pazardjik; Motivate
                                                                                                  parents for sending their children to integrated
                                                                                                  schools;




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 11
                                                                                                 Provide free access of Roma children to Ninth
                                                                                                 Elementary School ― Peyo Yavorov‖, especially into
                                                                                                 pre-primary and primary non-separated classes;
                                                                                                  Enhance motivation of Roma families for school
                                  School board of                                                education;Reduce the number of Roma children in
                                   parents of 9th                                                special school for mentally retarded children;
 40     Bulgaria       BU 076       Elementary      01.07.2007   31.07.2008   completed   21,960 Enhance the qualification of the teachers of Ninth
                                    School‖Peyo                                                  Secondary school in the field of Roma children
                                      Yavorov‖                                                   integration;Create a friendly school environment for
                                                                                                 every child.Investigating the pupils of the school for
                                                                                                 mentally retarded children to avoid the admission of
                                                                                                 ―normal‖ Roma children in this school;




                                                                                                 The project supports the continuation of the
                                                                                                 desegregation process in Bulgaria. The project
                                  Foundation for                                                 supports integration through desegregated education
                                     Regional                                                    for 220 children.Increasing the knowledge and
 41     Bulgaria       BU 078      Development      01.07.2007   31.07.2008   Completed   77,950 parents‘ motivation – incoming and outgoing
                                     ―Roma –                                                     inquiry.Increasing the teachers‘ and the supervisors‘
                                      Plovdiv‖                                                   skills.Increasing the capacity of the relevant
                                                                                                 institutions and motivating their representatives for
                                                                                                 an effective participation in the process of integration


                                                                                                 The project supports the continuation of the
                                                                                                 desegregation process in Bulgaria. Provision of
                                                                                                 quality education for 230 Roma children and students
                                   Foundation                                                    in Pleven.Increase the level of attendance of Roma
 42     Bulgaria       BU 081     ―Amala – R‖ –     01.07.2007   31.07.2008   Completed   82,908 pupils in schools.Increase the level of educational
                                     Pleven                                                      performance of the young Roma.Overcoming the
                                                                                                 negative stereotypes and prejudices against the
                                                                                                 Roma in school;




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 12
                                                                                                  The project is a continuation of the desegregation
                                                                                                  process in Bulgaria 70 six-year-old children prepared
                                                                                                  at the summer school;Increasing the number of
                                                                                                  children covered by the Project during the school year
                                                                                                  to a total of approx. 300 children in target group 1st
                                                                                                  – 6th grade; Reduction of dropouts and of pupils
                                  ―Romani baht‖                                                   repeating grade – total number;Enhanced
 43     Bulgaria       BU 085                       01.07.2007   31.07.2008   Completed    97,770
                                    Foundation                                                    socialization and integration of the children: relations
                                                                                                  between the children from the majority and the
                                                                                                  minority; teacher–pupils relations; non-occurrence of
                                                                                                  racist or discriminatory acts;Increase motivation of
                                                                                                  parents and children to education Increase
                                                                                                  commitment of the local and state authorities to the
                                                                                                  education of Roma children:


                                                                                                  The project seeks to implement the government
                                                                                                  policy of school desegregation through the Centre for
                                     Centre for
                                                                                                  Educational Integration of Children and Pupils from
                                    educational
                                                                                                  Ethnic Minorities at Bulgarian Ministry of Education
                                   integration of
                                                                                                  and Science. The Centre supports projects of
                                  thechildren and
                                                                                                  nongovernmental organizations and state institutions
                                   students from
                                                                                                  aimed, among others, at desegregation of Roma
                                       ethnic
 44     Bulgaria       BU 094                       01.01.2008   31.01.2009   Completed   250,000 education, studying and assessment of the
                                    minorities at
                                                                                                  process.The project‘s objective is to scale up the
                                   the Bulgarian
                                                                                                  process of school desegregation in Bulgaria by
                                     Ministry of
                                                                                                  providing support through grants to educational
                                   Education and
                                                                                                  institutions, local authorities and non-governmental
                                       Science
                                                                                                  organizations for the integration of Roma children in
                                                                                                  mainstream schools.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 13
                                                                                                   The project objective is to contribute to effective
                                                                                                   integration of Roma adults in countries social life,
                                                                                                   through increasing the extent of their education or
                                 Stolipinovo,Coali                                                 liquidation of illiteracy, increasing their engagement
                                   tion of Civil                                                   towards the desegregation processes and education
 45     Bulgaria       BU 095    Organizations,Pl    01.01.2007   31.01.2008   Completed    30,000 of their children. This will be attained through
                                       ovdiv                                                       education according to the education system of
                                                                                                   schools ―Second Chance‖ and the programme for
                                                                                                   liquidation of illiteracy of people with secondary
                                                                                                   illiteracy. The project is a continuation of a
                                                                                                   satisfactory first phase that was supported by REF.

                                                                                                   To identify, motivate and organize preparatory
                                                                                                   programs for Roma applicants in specialized
                                                                                                   gymnasiums and in higher education institutions.To
                                                                                                   establish a Qualification Fund for support of activities
                                                                                                   such as internships, apprenticeship, language course,
                                 Roma Students‘                                                    etc., in order to increase professional qualification of
                                  Organization                                                     Roma university students. To develop a specialized
                                    ―Student                                                       library with archive Studii Romani.Update the data
                                   Society for                                                     base of Roma with qualifications in various fields
                                 Development of                                                    which would function as a career centre to support
 46     Bulgaria       BU 104                        01.04.2008   31.04.2009   Completed   229,000 the professional realization of young Roma
                                   Interethnic
                                  Dialogue‖ and                                                    professionals.To establish a network among Bulgarian
                                 Minority Studies                                                  state universities for the purposes of improving
                                  Society Studii                                                   access to higher education of Roma as well as
                                      Romani                                                       encouraging development of financial mechanisms to
                                                                                                   support the academic development of Roma
                                                                                                   students.To co-organize with government and
                                                                                                   academic institutions activities aimed at increasing
                                                                                                   motivation for high academic achievement among
                                                                                                   young university students.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  14
                                                                                                 To adjust PACE program for use in Bulgarian
                                                                                                 ―desegregated‖ classes (grades 1st, 5th and 9th), To
                                                                                                 teach 2 pedagogical counselors and 6 teachers,
                                                                                                 working with ―desegregated‖ classes, how to use the
                                                                                                 adjusted program with their students, To publish a
                                  Roma Culture
                                                                                                 Handbook for Managing a Classroom in a Process of
                                 and Educational
 47     Bulgaria       BU 106                      01.07.2008    30.06.2009   Completed   35,160 Desegregation addressed to Bulgarian teachers and
                                    Research
                                                                                                 pedagogical counselors teaching grades 1st, 5th and
                                 Centre (RCERC)
                                                                                                 9th.The adjusted PACE program will help Roma
                                                                                                 students in their process of integration/adaptation
                                                                                                 and answer their teachers‘ need for practical tools for
                                                                                                 managing a desegregated classroom.




                                                                                                 To provide equal access to quality education to the
                                                                                                 Roma children from preschool to the last year of the
                                                                                                 primary education 8th grade in the mixed schools,
                                                                                                 Parallel with this to provide activities for adaptation
                                                                                                 and improve the intellectual level of Roma children
                                                                                                 among their classmates
                                                                                                 To improve the quality of education of Roma pupils,
                                                                                                 through that to give them opportunity for the
                                                                                                 advancing their education in upper degree in better
                                  FRCD Nangle
 48     Bulgaria       BU 105                      01.07.2008    31.07.2009   Ongoing     69,921 schools,To reduce the numbers of Roma children who
                                 2000 - Montana
                                                                                                 drop out from school and to guarantee their
                                                                                                 attendance in the reception schools every day.• Every
                                                                                                 day work with parents in Roma neighborhood with
                                                                                                 purpose to improve their motivation – towards quality
                                                                                                 education for their children at the reception
                                                                                                 schools,To support the process of integration of the
                                                                                                 Roma in the society and reduce the prejudice towards
                                                                                                 the Roma community in Berkovitza




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 15
                                                                                                 Desegregation Action is designed to continue the
                                                                                                 current process of educational desegregation in
                                                                                                 Pazardjik through enrolment of Roma children from
                                                                                                 segregated schools in mainstream schools. It has the
                                                                                                 following objectives: To support 170 Roma children
                                                                                                 who would like to study in an integrated
                                                                                                 environment; To involve local authorities in the
                                                                                                 implementation in practice of the 2004 Strategy of
                                  Foundation for
                                                                                                 the Ministry of Education and Science for the
                                    Multiethnic
 49     Bulgaria       BU 108                      01.09.2008    31.08.2009   Completed   55,964 educational integration of Roma children. To promote
                                   Cooperation
                                                                                                 the implementation of new methods of teaching
                                    ―Napredak
                                                                                                 adequate to the diversity of the student body,
                                                                                                 including through training of teachers working in
                                                                                                 diverse classrooms; To advocate the development of
                                                                                                 regional policies to balance the ethnic diversity of the
                                                                                                 student body in all schools in Pazardjik; To create a
                                                                                                 positive example for Roma parents and motivate an
                                                                                                 increasing number of parents to send their children to
                                                                                                 integrated schools;




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 16
                                                                                                 To continue the educational integration of Roma
                                                                                                 children from the town of Montana,To improve the
                                                                                                 access to quality education i.e. to the local mass
                                                                                                 kindergartens and schools by applying innovative
                                                                                                 alternative training methods and enrolment in
                                                                                                 interesting clubs that will assist in mastering the
                                                                                                 Bulgarian language in order to make a good start at
                                    Resource                                                     school and build permanent skills; To provide
                                  Centre ―Sham-                                                  opportunities for achievement of qualitative education
 50     Bulgaria       BU 109                       01.07.2008   31.07.2009   Completed   93,107
                                    Montana‖                                                     of the Roma children so that they will become
                                   Foundation                                                    competitive at the labor market; To improve the
                                                                                                 motivation of the Roma children and their parents for
                                                                                                 need of education; To popularize and preserve the
                                                                                                 Roma culture, history and traditions; To support the
                                                                                                 process of integration of the Roma in the society.This
                                                                                                 project proposal is a continuation of the successful
                                                                                                 initiative for desegregation in schools and
                                                                                                 kindergartens in the town of Montana.



                                                                                                  To provide equal access to education ensured by
                                                                                                 preparing 6-year-old children for school;To increase
                                                                                                 the number of children enrolled at the integrated
                                                                                                 schools; Quality education: training according to the
                                   Romani Baht                                                   national educational requirements, minimizing the
 51     Bulgaria       BU 110                       01.07.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   92,307 number of groundless absences, dropouts and pupils
                                    Foundation
                                                                                                 repeating the grade; Socialization by means of
                                                                                                 educating children in a multi-ethnic environment; by
                                                                                                 extracurricular and extra-school activities; Improving
                                                                                                 the organization and contents of the desegregation
                                                                                                 process.
                                                                                                 To improve the educational level of the Roma children
                                                                                                 in the Roma neighborhood in Plovdiv by providing
                                                                                                 equal access to education, To increase the number of
                                  Foundation for
                                                                                                 children enrolled in the integrated schools, To
                                     Regional
 52     Bulgaria       BU 111                       01.07.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   91,575 increase the motivation of Roma parents and children
                                   Development
                                                                                                 for integrated education.To achieve better
                                 ―Roma - Plovdiv‖
                                                                                                 socialization by means of educating children in a
                                                                                                 multiethnic environment.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 17
                                                                                                  Practical realization of the National Program for
                                                                                                  integration of the minorities in Bulgaria by creating a
                                                                                                  real model for incorporation of the Roma Children in
                                                                                                  the municipality of Stara Zagora from the start of
                                                                                                  primary school level in the contemporary Bulgarian
                                                                                                  School, including the Romani children in the school
                                                                                                  education with increased educational requirements,
                                     Lozenets
                                                                                                  adaptation to the lifestyle of the majority of children
 53     Bulgaria       BU 113      Foundation,      01.07.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   112,163
                                                                                                  at their age developing in them the habit for orderly
                                   Stara Zagora
                                                                                                  progress at work, self-discipline and self-respect.,
                                                                                                  Improving the educational level of the Roma children
                                                                                                  in the Roma neighborhood in Stara Zagora by
                                                                                                  providing equal access to education., Improvement of
                                                                                                  the motivation of the Roma children and their parents
                                                                                                  for need of education.




                                                                                                  To promote Roma integration in Bulgarian society; To
                                                                                                  provide equal access to quality education of Roma
                                                                                                  children, so that the level of education of Roma is
                                                                                                  increased; To encourage young Roma to take part in
                                                                                                  public life; To assist local Roma in their relations with
                                  Roma academy                                                    state and local institutions, and non-governmental
 54     Bulgaria       BU 114     for culture and   01.07.2008   30.06.2009   Completed    75,348 organizations; To have Roma history, traditions, and
                                   education race                                                 culture known and respected by young Roma and non-
                                                                                                  Roma; To overcome negative attitudes towards the
                                                                                                  Roma by showing Roma culture values to the
                                                                                                  majority; To decrease level of discrimination; To
                                                                                                  support the development of young and gifted Roma
                                                                                                  students;




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 18
                                                                                                 To provide free access of about 450 school-age Roma
                                                                                                 children to integrated school environments in Vidin;
                                                                                                 To lead advocacy campaign, which would involve key
                                                                                                 regional, national and international partners to
                                                                                                 convince the state policy makers to support
                                      NGO                                                        desegregation, To maintain the high number of Roma
 55     Bulgaria       BU 118     ―Organization     01.07.2008   31.07.2009   Ongoing     65,950 children in the desegregation program and help the
                                      Drom‖                                                      utilization of quality system of education that would
                                                                                                 benefit, both, Roma children and non-Roma children;
                                                                                                 To raise awareness among national and international
                                                                                                 key policy makers in order to involve State support
                                                                                                 for the desegregation activities.



                                                                                                  To continue desegregation action, involving local
                                                                                                 authorities and educational institutions from Pleven
                                                                                                 municipality, To support 200 Roma children who
                                                                                                 would like to study in an integrated environment; To
                                    Foundation
                                                                                                 create a positive example for Roma parents and
 56     Bulgaria       BU 116      ―Amala-R‖ –      01.07.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   98,900
                                                                                                 motivate an increasing number of parents to send
                                      Pleven
                                                                                                 their children to the mainstream schools; To
                                                                                                 advocate the development of regional policies to
                                                                                                 promote the ethnic diversity of the student body in all
                                                                                                 schools in Pleven;

                                                                                                 To provide free access of 80 Roma children to Ninth
                                                                                                 Elementary School ― Peyo Yavorov,To enhance
                                                                                                 motivation of Roma families for school education; To
                                                                                                 enhance the qualification of the teachers of Ninth
                                                                                                 Secondary school on the field of Roma children
                                 School Board of                                                 integration; To create a friendly school environment
                                 Parents to Ninth                                                for every child. Investigating the pupils of the school
 57     Bulgaria       BU 117      Elementary       01.09.2008   31.08.2009   Completed   44,740 for mentally retarded children to avoid the admission
                                     School -                                                    of ―normal‖ Roma children in this school; Creating an
                                   Blagoevgrad                                                   school environment for developing tolerance and
                                                                                                 accepting differences regarding ways of life, origins
                                                                                                 and cultural heritage; Motivating and supporting
                                                                                                 Roma children and their families to include
                                                                                                 themselves in the public educational system;




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 19
                                                                                                 The project aims at effective integration of the Roma
                                                                                                 adults in the social life of the country through
                                                                                                 increasing the level of their education or becoming
                                                                                                 literate, also increasing their engagement to the
                                                                                                 desegregation processes and their children‘s
                                  Organization of
                                                                                                 education. The project in itself is a process of self-
                                       Civil
 58     Bulgaria       BU 121                       01.01.2009   31.08.2009   Completed   30,000 study form of education of adults from 2 towns –
                                  Organizations
                                                                                                 Plovdiv and Kjustendi. This is a continuation of BU 95
                                    Stolipinovo
                                                                                                 and BU 13 projects that were completed satisfactory
                                                                                                 in August 2008. The adult Roma people who for third
                                                                                                 successive year will continue their according to this
                                                                                                 programme are at the final stage of their secondary
                                                                                                 education completion.


                                                                                                 Continuation of former REF project.The main aim of
                                                                                                 the Project is provide equal access of Roma `s
                                                                                                 children from Roma quarter ―Rakovitsa‖ to all schools
                                                                                                 of Berkovitza town. The Berkovitza town have 15 700
                                  FRCD ―Nangle-
                                                                                                 citizens, 3200 of them are Roma, who live in roma
                                     2000‖,
 59     Bulgaria       BU 123                       01.07.2009   30.06.2010   Ongoing     43,000 quarter ―Rakovitsa‖, which situated from 2, 5 km.
                                 Montana,Berkovi
                                                                                                 from centre and the bus of FRCD ―Nangle-2000‖ is
                                 tza Municipality
                                                                                                 only transport from Roma quartet to centre of
                                                                                                 Berkovitza town. By this reason Roma pupils haven‘t
                                                                                                 equal access to education and 90 % of Roma are
                                                                                                 illiterate and haven‘t secondary education.

                                                                                                 Continuation of former REF project. The project will
                                                                                                 ensure access to integrated education for 750 Roma
                                                                                                 children from the all-Roma neighborhood in Vidin.
                                                                                                 The project will engage in advocacy at the local and
                                                                                                 national levels, seeking to motivate authorities to
                                   Organization
 60     Bulgaria       BU 124                       01.08.2009   01.08.2010   Ongoing     55,400 undertake school desegregation actions. In addition,
                                      Drom
                                                                                                 the project‘s leaders will work with Roma NGOs in
                                                                                                 other parts of the country, to share experiences with
                                                                                                 them and to provide support for their advocacy
                                                                                                 efforts for school desegregation in the respective
                                                                                                 municipalities.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 20
                                                                                                  Continuation of former REF project.Objective is to
                                                                                                  continue desegregation action, involving local
                                                                                                  authorities and educational institutions from Pleven
                                                                                                  municipality, To support 200 Roma children who
                                    Amala-R.                                                      would like to study in an integrated environment; To
 61     Bulgaria       BU 125     Foundation in   01.07.2009     30.06.2010    Ongoing     49,200 create a positive example for Roma parents and
                                     Pleven                                                       motivate an increasing number of parents to send
                                                                                                  their children to the mainstream schools; To
                                                                                                  advocate the development of regional policies to
                                                                                                  promote the ethnic diversity of the student body in all
                                                                                                  schools in Pleven;

                                                                                                  Contiunation of former REF project. Objective is to
                                                                                                  increasing the level of attendance of Roma pupils in
                                                                                                  schools; initiating and participating in a working
                                     Sham
                                                                                                  group to support development of a law on
 62     Bulgaria       BU 126     Foundation in   01.07.2009     30.06.2010    Ongoing     45,000
                                                                                                  desegregation of education for Roma; lobbying
                                    Montana
                                                                                                  institutions on the local, regional, and national level
                                                                                                  to promote desegregation of Roma schools and the
                                                                                                  multiplication of good practices in this area.

                                                                                                  Continuation of former REF project.Objective is to
                                                                                                  provide equal access to education ensured by
                                                                                                  preparing 6-year-old children for school;To increase
                                                                                                  the number of children enrolled at the integrated
                                                                               Approved           schools; Quality education: training according to the
                                   Romani Baht                                   (not             national educational requirements, minimizing the
 63     Bulgaria       BU 127                     01.07.2009     30.06.2010                61,600
                                    Foundation                                contracted          number of groundless absences, dropouts and pupils
                                                                                 yet)             repeating the grade; Socialization by means of
                                                                                                  educating children in a multi-ethnic environment; by
                                                                                                  extracurricular and extra-school activities; Improving
                                                                                                  the organization and contents of the desegregation
                                                                                                  process.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  21
                                                                                               Continuation of former REF project. Objective is to
                                                                                               improve the educational level of the Roma children in
                                                                                               the Roma neighborhood in Plovdiv by providing equal
                                  Foundation for
                                                                                               access to education, To increase the number of
                                     Regional
 64     Bulgaria       BU 128                      01.07.2009    30.06.2010   Ongoing   50,100 children enrolled in the integrated schools, To
                                   Development
                                                                                               increase the motivation of Roma parents and children
                                  Roma- Plovdiv
                                                                                               for integrated education.To achieve better
                                                                                               socialization by means of educating children in a
                                                                                               multiethnic environment.

                                                                                               Continuation of former REF project.This project plans
                                                                                               to import about 110 Roma students , from 1st to 5th
                                                                                               grade, studying in adoptive schools. In order to
                                                                                               achieve effectiveness on the realization of the project
                                                                                               we will cooperate with the parents of these students.
                                   Multi-ethnic
                                                                                               One of the most important aspects of our project is
                                   cooperation
 65     Bulgaria       BU 129                      01.09.2009    31.08.2010   Ongoing   38,100 practical training with teachers working in multi-
                                    foundation
                                                                                               cultural conditions. General
                                     ‗Napredak‘
                                                                                               purpose(s):Desegregation of Roma students at 1st-
                                                                                               5th grade in Pazardzhik. Initiation of desegregation
                                                                                               activity in order to achieve ethnical balance in the
                                                                                               educational system in Pazardhzik and prevention
                                                                                               from future interethnic conflicts.


                                                                                               Continuation of former REF project. The objective is
                                                                                               to train the participating target groups and practically
                                                                                               realize the process of desegregation. This will be an
                                                                                               approach for practical and painless elimination of the
                                                                                               existing Roma schools. The Project will eliminate the
                                                                                               psychological barriers at the Roma parents and at the
                                     Lozenetz                                                  same time we will actively convince parents and
 66     Bulgaria       BU 131                      01.07.2009    30.06.2010   Ongoing   51,200
                                    Foundation                                                 teachers from the Bulgarian schools in the usefulness
                                                                                               of presence of Roma and other ethnos in the
                                                                                               schoolroom – condition for educational tolerance and
                                                                                               respect among different characters. This is also the
                                                                                               way for intellectual stimulation of skillful Roma
                                                                                               children for their active social realization as Bulgarian
                                                                                               citizens in European family.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                22
                                                                                                 The general goal of the project is the successful
                                                                                                 integration of Roma children in the Bulgarian
                                                                                                 educational system through applying the
                                    Centre for                                                   desegregation method of schooling. Prevention of
                                     Regional                                                    early drop out from the mass schools on the territory
                                  Development –                                                  of Kyustendil. The general project goal anticipates an
 67     Bulgaria       BU 132        ―Roma‖         01.07.2009   30.06.2010   Ongoing     49,800 education of children from Roma origin in
                                   Kyustendil,                                                   desegregated schools and preschool groups, and
                                   Municipality                                                  permanent care by school coordinators for work with
                                    Kyustendil                                                   children and motivation of parents, preparation of
                                                                                                 teachers and coordinators for work with children,
                                                                                                 motivation and effect on the school directors and
                                                                                                 other relevant institutions who work in education.


                                                                                                 The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                                 a) Providing equal access of Roma children to
                                                                                                 mainstream schools, and making the school
                                  Roma Academy
                                                                                                 attractive for them;
        Bulgaria       BU 130     for Culture and   01.09.2009   31.08.2010   Ongoing     43,861
                                                                                                 b) Overcoming negative stereotypes against Roma
                                     Education
                                                                                                 from early childhood;
                                                                                                 c) Having intercultural and civil approach
                                                                                                 institutionalized in school education;



                                    Ministry of
                                     Science,
                                  Education and
                                     Sports,                                                     Supporting the educational component of the
                                   Government                                                    National Program for Roma in two of its four main
                                    Office for                                                   areas: preschool education and primary education.A
 68      Croatia       CR 005                       01.05.2006   31.10.2010   Extended   551,250
                                     National                                                    total of 1,668 students and 200 teachers will be
                                    Minorities,                                                  targeted.
                                 Roma for Roma,
                                      Roma
                                  Association of
                                     Baranja




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 23
                                     The Better
                                   Future Roma
                                      Women‘s
                                  Association, in
                                    cooperation                                                    The project aims at influencing government policies
                                   with Croatian                                                   on Roma integration by supporting the voice of Roma
                                   Government                                                      women, the most marginalized group in Croatian
                                 institutions: the                                                 society. A research paper on the preconditions for
                                      Office for                                                   better educational status of Roma Women in Croatia
                                      National                                                     and a list of policy recommendations (produced as a
 69      Croatia       CR 006                        01.10.2007   30.09.2008   Completed    34,440
                                  Minorities, the                                                  result of this project) will be shared with the Office
                                     Ministry of                                                   for National Minorities, Ministry of Science, Education
                                      Science,                                                     and Sports, and the Gender Equality Office. The
                                  Education and                                                    project is expected to strengthen a countrywide
                                    Sports, the                                                    network of initiatives promoting access of Roma
                                 Gender Equality                                                   women to education and other rights and services.
                                  Office, and the
                                     Ministry of
                                    Health and
                                  Social Welfare




                                                                                                   Supporting a conference on government plans for
                                                                                                   Roma integration in schools; campaigning for Roma
                                      Dzeno
 70   Czech Republic   CZ 002                        01.05.2006   31.05.2007   Completed   124,000 integration in schools and setting up a think tank to
                                    Association
                                                                                                   lobby the government to adopt a national strategy for
                                                                                                   Roma education


                                                                                                     Introducing a multicultural curriculum into schools by
                                                                                                     using a participatory methodology to train 60 school
 71   Czech Republic   CZ 001       Athinganoi       01.07.2006   01.12.2007   Completed   110,023
                                                                                                     teachers, 10 Roma assistants, and 10 mentors, from
                                                                                                     10 different schools.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  24
                                                                                                 The project objective is to provide preparation
                                                                                                 courses for entrance examinations for the universities
                                                                                                 to Roma students. The project will involve
                                                                                                 universities, NGO‘s and representatives of local
 72   Czech Republic   CZ 008        Slovo 21     01.03.2008     01.08.2009   Completed   89,072 governments. The courses will run in two rounds – in
                                                                                                 academic year (2007/2008 and 2008/2009). The
                                                                                                 courses will be forerun by counseling the field of
                                                                                                 study. The main target group is about 300 students,
                                                                                                 mentoring will be provided to around 80 students.


                                                                                                 This project aims to integrate at least 25 Romani
                                                                                                 children aged 6-7 from two segregated localities in
                                                                                                 the city of Ostrava in primary schools in which Roma
                                                                                                 constitute no more than 25% of all pupils. Children
      Czech Republic   CZ 015       Jekhetane     01.01.2010     30.06.2012   Ongoing     27,454
                                                                                                 from these locations tend otherwise to attend
                                                                                                 practical schools (i.e., former special schools) or
                                                                                                 standard primary schools in which the majority of
                                                                                                 pupils are Roma




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 25
                                                                                                  The proposed project aims to further advance the
                                                                                                  evolution of CZ 008 on the basis of an established
                                                                                                  model and partial EU funding, expanding and
                                                                                                  adapting a successful model from secondary to
                                                                                                  primary education in order to meet needs which
                                                                                                  became increasingly apparent in the course of
                                                                                                  implementing CZ 008. The project wants to reach its
                                                                                                  goals trough individual support of Roma pupils and
                                                                                                  students. In the frame of the project free preparatory
                                                                                                  courses, tutor courses and consultancy will be
                                                                                                  provided. The emphasis will be put on preparation for
      Czech Republic     CZ 016       Slovo 21     01.01.2010    31.10.2010   Ongoing      63,992
                                                                                                  entering exams and on school results improvement.

                                                                                                   The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                                   a) To support Roma pupils to study high schools and
                                                                                                   Roma high schools students to study universities;
                                                                                                   b) To support Roma pupils to successful finish the
                                                                                                   basic school;
                                                                                                   c) To substitute the role of the families;
                                                                                                   d) To empower Roma children and youth self-
                                                                                                   confidence




                                                                                                  Providing institutional support to Romaversitas
                                    Romaversitas                                                  Foundation in Hungary to offer additional training and
 73      Hungary       HU/OSI 011    Foundation    01.10.2005    30.09.2006   Completed   141,055 financial support to 65 Roma students involved in any
                                      Hungary                                                     field of higher education.
                                                                                                               (The original amount was 172019 USD).




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 26
                                   Ministry of
                                   Education,
                                 Roma Program
                                                                                                  Organizing training courses for local Roma NGOs, to
                                   Assistance
                                                                                                  develop their skills to access funds; disseminating
                                 Network, Roma
 74     Hungary        HU 001                       01.01.2006   31.12.2007   Completed   115,072 know-how. Create collaboration between various
                                      Lom
                                                                                                  Roma NGOs, create guidelines and provide assistance
                                  Foundation(
                                                                                                  in preparing proposals.
                                 Bulgaria), Pakiv
                                 European Roma
                                      Fund


                                    Ministry of
                                  Youth, Family,
                                   Social Affairs
                                     and Equal
                                                                                                  Preparing an action plan for implementing education
                                   Opportunity,
                                                                                                  legislation in Roma settlements; promoting
                                       Roma
 75     Hungary        HU 002                       01.09.2006   31.10.2007   Completed   349,158 stakeholders‘ collaboration; training tutors,
                                   Coordinator
                                                                                                  coordinators, and teaching assistants; support
                                  Network, Faág
                                                                                                  extracurricular programs
                                   Foundation,
                                    Local Roma
                                   Minority Self
                                        Gov

                                    Integrator
                                   Foundation,
                                  National Public
                                    Education                                                     Surveying vocational schools and dropouts in three
                                  Institute, five                                                 regions and Budapest; recommending remedial
 76     Hungary        HU 010                       01.05.2006   31.05.2007   Completed    95,431
                                   Roma NGOs,                                                     action; disseminating results; and providing on-the-
                                  and two Local                                                   job training for Roma in evaluating education projects.
                                  Roma Minority
                                       Self
                                   Governments




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 27
                                                                                                  Providing institutional and financial support to 100
                                                                                                  Roma higher education students; preparing some
                                                                                                  Roma students to join Ph.D. programs.The overall
                                  Romaversitas                                                    goal is to increase the chances that Roma students
 77     Hungary        HU 011                       01.09.2006   31.08.2007   Completed   145,340
                                   Foundation                                                     not only meet the minimum requirements for school
                                                                                                  enrolment but also become highly skilled
                                                                                                  professionals with a solid education.




                                                                                                  Raising awareness in 21 localities on the
                                                                                                  opportunities opened by a new legislation in the field
                                                                                                  of education that creates a system of lotteries to
                                                                                                  access good schools in 21 localities. Meetings with
                                     Amalipe
 78     Hungary        HU 015                       01.03.2007   30.09.2009   Ongoing      24,000 representatives of local government. Schools and
                                    Association
                                                                                                  parents of Roma children. Conference on good
                                                                                                  practice regarding desegregation and the use of
                                                                                                  lottery y system. Monitoring of the implementation of
                                                                                                  the existing legal provisions in the concerned localities

                                                                                                  Increasing the number of disadvantaged children in
                                                                                                  ―elite schools‖, by application of the lottery system
                                                                                                  which is a new component of the Hungarian
                                                                                                  government policies in order to ensure a more equal
                                  Borsod County                                                   access to quality education. The project is targeting
                                  Organization of                                                 600 Romani children in the Borsod County. Created a
 79     Hungary        HU 017     the Roma Civil    01.03.2007   30.09.2009   Ongoing      25,985 guide for parents on how to benefit from the lottery
                                      Rights                                                      system. Survey of demand for quality education
                                    Movement                                                      (identification of parents of severely disadvantaged
                                                                                                  children and monitoring intention of participation).
                                                                                                  Sensitizing schools and local governments and
                                                                                                  assisting those willing to participate in the lottery
                                                                                                  during the enrollment process.




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                                                                                                  The main objective of the project is to support the
                                                                                                  municipality‘s desegregation plan through an
                                                                                                  additional educational program. The project will
                                                                                                  provide assistance to Roma students in an after-
                                                                                                  school program for 32 Roma children, to help them
                                                                                                  successfully complete primary school and be well-
                                  Multi purpose                                                   prepared to continue their studies at standard
 80     Hungary        HU 018     Association for    01.05.2007   31.07.2008   Completed   16,200 secondary schools. It directly supports the
                                   Quality of Life                                                implementation of the new Law on Education
                                                                                                  (paragraph 66.). The association implementing the
                                                                                                  project took part in designing the desegregation plan
                                                                                                  of the local government, and the project has local
                                                                                                  government support. It could become a model for
                                                                                                  implementation of a desegregation program
                                                                                                  nationwide.

                                                                                                  Help to integrate 130 Roma children from the
                                                                                                  recently closed ghetto school into their new classes
                                  Social Science
                                                                                                  through the volunteer work of pre-service teacher
                                     Research
                                                                                                  trainees as student-mentors in the 2007/8 academic
 81     Hungary        HU 019     Association in     01.08.2007   30.06.2008   Completed   32,600
                                                                                                  year. (2) The student-mentors will contribute to
                                 the South-Alfold
                                                                                                  making the reception of the new pupils successful,
                                      region
                                                                                                  e.g., by providing an essential link to the Roma
                                                                                                  parents by regularly meeting and informing them.

                                                                                                  The project is a continuation of a successful initiative
                                                                                                  that has been running in Hungary since 1998, the
                                                                                                  project‘s main objectives are:
                                                                                                  To create equal opportunities for young Roma to
                                                                                                  succeed in their higher education studies,To raise a
                                                                                                  Roma middle class in the society
                                  Roma Versitas                                                   To motivate Roma students to accept their Roma
 82     Hungary       HU 021-1                       01.09.2007   31.08.2008   Completed   76,000
                                    Foundation                                                    identity and to increase the potential of Roma
                                                                                                  students among mainstream students
                                                                                                  To prepare some Roma students for Ph.D.
                                                                                                  programs,To increase the capacity of Romani
                                                                                                  students to fully meet the requirements for enrolment
                                                                                                  in schools and to became skilled professionals with a
                                                                                                  solid education background.




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                                                                                                 The project is a continuation of a successful initiative
                                                                                                 that has been running in Hungary since 1998, the
                                                                                                 project‘s main objectives are:
                                                                                                 To create equal opportunities for young Roma to
                                                                                                 succeed in their higher education studies,To raise a
                                                                                                 Roma middle class in the society
                                  Roma Versitas                                                  To motivate Roma students to accept their Roma
 83     Hungary      HU 021 -2                      01.09.2007   31.08.2008   Completed   76,000
                                    Foundation                                                   identity and to increase the potential of Roma
                                                                                                 students among mainstream students
                                                                                                 To prepare some Roma students for Ph.D.
                                                                                                 programs,To increase the capacity of Romani
                                                                                                 students to fully meet the requirements for enrolment
                                                                                                 in schools and to became skilled professionals with a
                                                                                                 solid education background.

                                                                                                 The main objective of the project is to increase the
                                                                                                 number of disadvantaged children in kindergarten, in
                                                                                                 quality schools, by application of the lottery system
                                  Borsod County                                                  which is a component of the Hungarian government
                                  Organization of                                                policies to ensure a more equal access to quality
 84     Hungary        HU 023     the Roma Civil    01.03.2008   30.09.2008   Completed   49,680 education. The project will target 3 000 Roma
                                      Rights                                                     children in three Counties of Hungary ((3 counties,
                                    Movement                                                     15 locations in one county, altogether 45 locations,
                                                                                                 40-50 school children 6 years old) on each location:
                                                                                                 minimum 3 000 children 750 kindergarten aged
                                                                                                 children, 2250 6/7 years old children).



                                                                                                  Implementation of legislative changes: All children
                                                                                                 from socially disadvantaged families have to be
                                                                                                 enrolled in kindergarten from the age of 3. They have
                                                                                                 to be preferred at the acceptance to institutions (Law
                                                                                                 of Public Education; Paragraph 24.). Empty places in
                                  Roma Network
 85     Hungary        HU 025                       01.05.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   47,900 schools are distributed by lottery       (Law of
                                  for Integration
                                                                                                 Public Education, Paragraph 66.) Integration of
                                                                                                 children who were diagnosed as students with special
                                                                                                 needs into mainstream education Follow-up activities
                                                                                                 of the first-round settlements and creation of a
                                                                                                 network among the new and first-round settlements.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 30
                                 Faculty of Public                                                This training program aims at raising awareness on
                                 Administration,                                                  the role of non-discrimination and minority protection
 86     Hungary        HU 024       Budapest         01.05.2008   30.06.2010   Ongoing      8,000 principles in public administration. The project assists
                                    Corvinus                                                      the participants to take successful exams and find job
                                    University                                                    in the public administration


                                                                                                  Follow up of the already existing infrastructure of the
                                                                                                  WiFi village project, which includes WiFi Internet
                                                                                                  access in 120 settlements and computers in 1500
                                                                                                  homes. The project aims to improve the ICT skills of
                                                                                                  the Roma communities. Development of custom
                                                                                                  made training methodology and material,Training in
                                                                                                  small groups, with participant mixed from several
                                   Borsod and
 87     Hungary        HU 026                        01.07.2008   30.11.2008   Completed   52,000 settlements, Distant learning techniques
                                 Szabolcs County
                                                                                                  emphasizing learning by doing
                                                                                                  One-on-one training and support at user‘s
                                                                                                  home,Scholarship provided by the Foundation to
                                                                                                  talented young Roma persons.Training of personnel
                                                                                                  to maintain the infrastructure and service Internet
                                                                                                  users.


                                                                                                  The main objective of the project is to increase the
                                    Hungarian
                                                                                                  number of disadvantaged children to attend
                                      Roma
 88     Hungary        HU 027                        01.10.2008   30.09.2009   Completed   36,160 kindergarten and mixed primary schools, by enforcing
                                    Parliament
                                                                                                  the new legislation. The project will target 2,300
                                      (HRP)
                                                                                                  Roma children in 10 districts of Budapest.




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                                                                                                 The main objective of the project is (1) to help to
                                                                                                 integrate 170 Roma children from the recently closed
                                                                                                 ghetto schools into their new classes both socially
                                                                                                 and academically through the volunteer work of pre-
                                                                                                 service teacher trainees as their student-mentors in
                                                                                                 the 2008/9 academic year. (Szeged MJV: 118
                                                                                                 students, Hódmezővásárhely MJV: 52 students)(2)
                                    Dél-Alföldi                                                  Due to several factors, the receiving primary schools
                                    Regionális                                                   and teachers may still have lack the resources to
 89     Hungary        HU 028     Társadalomtudo   01.08.2008    31.07.2009   Completed   55,650 address the needs of the Roma pupils. The student-
                                  mányi Kutatási                                                 mentors will contribute to making the reception of the
                                     Egyesület                                                   new pupils successful, e.g., by providing an essential
                                                                                                 link to the Roma parents by regularly meeting and
                                                                                                 informing them organize extracurricular activities for
                                                                                                 Roma pupils, organize community building for Roma
                                                                                                 and majority pupils, provide help for teachers to
                                                                                                 bridging the academic gap between Roma and
                                                                                                 majority.




                                                                                                 The Romaversitas Foundation is operational since
                                                                                                 1998 with the goal to empower Roma to become
                                                                                                 professionals‘ trough tertiary education.
                                                                                                 Romaversitas, at the same time, intends to
                                                                                                 encourage Roma students to accept their Romani
                                                                                                 identity and to make them responsible for their
                                                                                                 future. The main goals of the project are:1. To create
                                                                                                 equal opportunities for young Roma to succeed in
                                  Roma Versitas                                                  their academic years;
 90     Hungary        HU 029                      01.01.2008    31.08.2009   completed   50,000
                                    Foundation                                                   2. To contribute to develop a Roma middle class in
                                                                                                 society;3. To provide support for talented students
                                                                                                 and assist them in creating the proper conditions for
                                                                                                 their professional development;4. To prepare some
                                                                                                 Roma students to join Ph.D. programs;
                                                                                                 5. To increase the chance of Romani students to
                                                                                                 become highly skilled professionals with a solid
                                                                                                 education.




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                                    Publicity for                                                The main aim of the project is to increase the number
                                  Tiszazug Public                                                of secondary schooling Roma students in the area
 91     Hungary        HU 030                       01.03.2009   31.12.2010   Ongoing     25,000
                                       Utility                                                   and to decrease the prejudices and discrimination of
                                     Foundation                                                  the educational institutions.

                                                                                                 The Project has the following specific objective:
                                                                                                 a) to help to social and academic integration of 110
                                                                                                 Roma children (grades 5-8) from the closed ghetto
        Hungary        HU 041        DARTKE         01.09.2009   31.12.2009   Completed   20,000
                                                                                                 schools into their new classes through the volunteer
                                                                                                 work of pre-service teacher trainees as their student-
                                                                                                 mentors.;

                                                                                                  The Project is a continuation of HU 041 and has the
                                                                                                  following specific objective:
                                                                                                  a) to help to social and academic integration of 110
        Hungary        HU 043        DARTKE         01.01.2010   31.08.2010   Ongoing             Roma children (grades 5-8) from the closed ghetto
                                                                                                  schools into their new classes through the volunteer
                                                                                                  work of pre-service teacher trainees as their student-
                                                                                                  mentors

                                                                                                 Providing post graduate course for of 14 young Roma
                                                                                                 per year from Eastern Europe and the former Soviet
                                                                                                 Union. The program is delivered in the CEU from
                                                                                                 March to December every year. The programs include
                                     Central                                                     a variety of courses to prepare for graduate studies
 92   International    Int 006      European        01.04.2007   31.12.2007   Completed   58,220 and classes on English expression and analytical
                                    University                                                   writing. Students are also provided with one-to-one
                                                                                                 mentoring for applying to international graduate
                                                                                                 program in internationally recognized universities
                                                                                                 (including CEU). The REF finances only a share of the
                                                                                                 total program.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 33
                                                                                                   Continuation of INT 006. RAP aims to prepare young
                                                                                                   Roma to succeed as scholars and as promoters of
                                                                                                   Roma inclusion on the international scene. The
                                                                                                   program was designed to increase the number of
                                                                                                   young Roma with high international standards of
                                     Central
                                                                                                   education to access internationally recognized
 93   International    Int 017      European       01.01.2008    31.01.2010   Ongoing      134,000
                                                                                                   graduate universities. RAP aims to build a critical
                                    University
                                                                                                   mass of Roma students who are capable of working
                                                                                                   across borders, conducting advocacy on the
                                                                                                   international stage, succeeding in their carrier as
                                                                                                   Roma intellectuals and helping other young Roma to
                                                                                                   move ahead in their education.

                                                                                                    Providing pre-school homework support, Roma
                                                                                                    language classes, Life Skills Based Education, and
                                                                                                    promotion of healthy life style practices to about 100
                                 Caritas -Kosovo
                                                                                                    Roma children and teenagers living in a refugee camp
                                    –Kosovar
 94      Kosovo        KO 001                      01.01.2006    31.12.2006   Completed      11,050 in Kosovo; empowering and building capacity of the
                                 Catholic Church
                                                                                                    Roma parents; organizing joint activities between the
                                      Caritas
                                                                                                    Kosovo-Serb, Albanian and Roma children, to
                                                                                                    facilitate integration of Roma children, promote social
                                                                                                    acceptance, and combat discrimination.

                                 Foundation OSI-
                                  Macedonia and                                                     Providing a stipend and school-based mentoring
                                   Ministry of                                                      support to one cohort of about 500 Roma secondary
                                  Education and                                                     school students throughout their secondary
                                    Science of                                                      education; providing similar assistance to about 180
 95    Macedonia      MAC 001      Republic of     01.01.2005    31.12.2009   Completed   1,147,976 students already in the third or fourth year of
                                   Macedonia                                                        secondary education.Mentors will be trained
                                 (Department of                                                     specifically for the project and performance will be
                                  Education for                                                     monitored.
                                     Minority
                                   Languages)

                                      Roma                                                            Organizing awareness raising workshops for
                                   Community                                                          journalists and policymakers and motivational visits
 96    Macedonia      MAC 006                      01.01.2006    31.06.2006   Completed      21,640
                                  Center ―DROM‖                                                       for Roma parents; and producing musical and video
                                   – Kumanovo                                                         material for distribution.




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                                    Foundation
                                   Open Society                                                      Promoting peer mentoring and providing mentoring
                                    Institute in                                                     and scholarships to 60 Roma studying social sciences
 97    Macedonia    MAC/OSI 010                      16.01.2006   16.01.2007   Completed   104,299
                                    cooperation                                                      and humanities in higher education institutions. (The
                                       with                                                          original amount was 127 194 USD)
                                   Romaversitas
                                     Macedonia
                                     Ministry of
                                     Labor and
                                   Social Policy,
                                  Child Protection                                                 Providing grants on a competitive basis to support
                                    Department,                                                    Roma NGO participation with 10 public pre-schools;
 98    Macedonia      MAC 012       Roma NGOs,       01.05.2006   30.11.2008   Completed   156,440 training teachers and Roma assistants to improve
                                     Public pre-                                                   communication with parents; coordinating with Roma
                                      schools,                                                     Education Centers.
                                     Ministry of
                                   Education and
                                       Science


                                                                                                   Capturing best practices from experience to
                                                                                                   strengthen network and policy impact through four
                                                                                                   existing and six new Roma education centers;
                                      Roma                                                         organizing workshops and stakeholders‘ discussions;
 99    Macedonia      MAC 014      Educational       01.02.2006   31.03.2007   Completed   103,951 carrying out a baseline study on Roma education in
                                  Network (REN)                                                    Macedonia; developing a sustainability strategy for
                                                                                                   education centers, including a financing plan and
                                                                                                   recommendations for improving quality of education
                                                                                                   for Roma in Macedonia.

                                                                                                   Assisting Roma children from 500 identified families
                                                                                                   with enrollment in the first grade of primary
                                  National Roma
100    Macedonia      MAC 023                        01.08.2006   31.10.2006   Completed    17,545 education and in compulsory preschool classes;
                                      Center
                                                                                                   engaging primary schools in facilitating enrolment of
                                                                                                   Roma children in Kumanovo, Prilep, and Skopje.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  35
                                                                                                  This project focuses on advocating for m more
                                                                                                  integrated education through one of the largest Roma
                                                                                                  TV in the region.The project consists in preparing a
                                                                                                  set of 4 topical TV shows on education of Roma in
                                                                                                  Macedonia (covering: 1. stereotypes and prejudices,
                                                                                                  2. poverty related issues and provision of social
                                  NGO ―ROMANO                                                     support to enhance access to education, 3. parents
101    Macedonia      MAC 027                      01.03.2007    30.04.2007   Completed    20,955
                                      VAS‖                                                        motivation and support to the education of their
                                                                                                  children, and 4. the role of education institutions) as
                                                                                                  well as 4 short TV spots on the same issues. Parents,
                                                                                                  teachers, state officials and NGO representatives will
                                                                                                  participate in the topical emissions, as well as project
                                                                                                  leaders of REF funded projects in Macedonia



                                                                                                  The project is a scaling up of the model that has been
                                                                                                  developed by the implementer in the last 2 years.
                                                                                                  The project supports an awareness campaign and
                                                                                                  supports enrolment the Roma children in the school. -
                                                                                                   Enrollment in compulsory 1st grade of primary
                                                                                                  education of up to 3.000 – 4.000 Roma children
                                                                                                  among identified Roma families from 11 major cities
                                                                                                  with children at school enrolment age, Trained 15
                                  National Roma
                                                                                                  Roma mediators which will contribute to bridge the
                                  Centrum (NRC)
                                                                                                  gap between the project stakeholders (community –
                                  in cooperation
102    Macedonia      MAC 029                      01.03.2007    30.09.2008   Completed   155,610 schools – municipality), -Create a data base of
                                   with 10 NGO
                                                                                                  information regarding Roma participation in
                                      partner
                                                                                                  elementary education,- Engage primary schools in
                                   organizations
                                                                                                  facilitating enrolment of Roma children in Kumanovo,
                                                                                                  Prilep, Skopje as well as in 8 new targeted cities
                                                                                                  (Kavadarci, Bitola, Tetovo, Kriva Palanka, Kocani,
                                                                                                  Vinica, Veles and Stip),- Ensure support of municipal
                                                                                                  authorities in the process,- Ensure support of national
                                                                                                  authorities in the process,- Desegregation approach
                                                                                                  piloted in Kumanovo




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                                                                                                  The project represents a continuation of
                                                                                                  Romaversitas (RV) project implemented by FOSI-
                                                                                                  Macedonia since 2001 with the purpose to synthesize
                                                                                                  OSI programming intended to support Roma
                                                                                                  university students in Macedonia. The main goal of
                                  Romaversitas -                                                  RV is to increase the retention rate, capacities,
                                    Foundation                                                    academic achievements and personal skills of Roma
                                   Open Society
103    Macedonia      MAC 028                       01.10.2007   31.12.2009   completed    97,000 university students.The projective objectives are: -
                                     Institute                                                    To increased retention rate of Roma students
                                  Macedonia/FOSI                                                  participating in the personal tutoring scheme (PTS). -
                                         M                                                         Increased personal capacities and skills, self-esteem
                                                                                                  and motivation of the students benefiting from the
                                                                                                  educational services, training programs and courses
                                                                                                  offered. - Romaversitas will be a service for all Roma
                                                                                                  students, not only for the recipients of RV stipends
                                                                                                  program.- On the long run, the project will contribute
                                                                                                  The project is designed to answer the scaling up
                                                                                                  process based on the positive experiences gained and
                                                                                                  needs identified during the implementation process of
                                  National Roma                                                   MAC 006, MAC 023 and MAC 029. It has the aim to
                                  Centrum (NRC)                                                   build on the motivation of the Roma community and
                                  in cooperation                                                  the education system achieved and scale up the
104    Macedonia      MAC 045      with the NGO     01.01.2009   31.12.2010   Ongoing     272,770 activities; ensure in academic 2008/10 the due
                                     Center for                                                   school enrolment and adequate acceptance of all
                                  Minority Rights                                                 Roma children aged 5-7; insure policy changes
                                    from Serbia                                                   towards prevention from discrimination and
                                                                                                  segregation; and monitor the progress of already
                                                                                                  enrolled pupils in order to minimize the rate of
                                                                                                  dropping out.




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                                                                                                The project is designed based on the positive
                                                                                                experiences and needs identified in cooperation with
                                 1) Government                                                  the implementing partner organizations, both on
                                 of the Republic                                                institutional and community level during the
                                  of Macedonia;                                                 implementation process of MAC 012 project in regard
                                  2) Ministry of                                                of inclusion of Roma children in preschool
                                    Labor and                                                   education.The project goal is to improve and support
                                 Social Policy; 3)                                              integration and decreases the education disadvantage
                                   Department-                                                  of Roma children through increasing the number of
105    Macedonia      MAC 046    Child Protection    01.07.2008   31.07.2009   Ongoing   78,275 Roma attendees in public pre-schools a year before
                                  – barer of the                                                entering preparatory class. As a subservient project
                                    project; 4)                                                 objectives is to enhance motivation and to increase
                                  Department of                                                 awareness of the Roma community (Roma parents);
                                      Social                                                    improving and increasing the abilities of teachers and
                                   Protection-                                                  its assistants in aim to combat prejudice and
                                   support the                                                  stereotypes about Roma in public preschools; raise
                                 implementation                                                 the public conciseness about the Roma children in
                                                                                                education and involve authority in the Local
                                                                                                municipalities in solving the problem



                                                                                                The main project goal is to improve education level
                                                                                                and achievements of up to 50 Roma adults from
                                                                                                Delchevo, Pehcevo and Berovo through provision of
                                                                                                adult education program and acquiring of GSCE
                                  Roma Cultural
                                                                                                (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
106    Macedonia      MAC 043     and Education      01.08.2009   30.06.2010   Ongoing   55,893
                                                                                                secondary school certificate within the mainstream
                                      Center
                                                                                                education to strengthen the awareness of the
                                                                                                importance of education within the Roma population
                                                                                                and increase their chance for employment in the
                                                                                                labor market.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 38
                                                                                                The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                                a) Increasing the number of Roma attendees (777
                                                                                                children for two years of implementation) in public
                                                                                                pre-school one year before entering of primary
                                                                                                compulsory education - in 20 municipalities in
                                                                                                Macedonia;
                                                                                                b) Improving capacities of 1554 Roma parents
                                                                                                directly as well as 108 preschool teachers and 21
                                                                                                Roma assistants for supporting and encouraging
                                                                                                development and education of Roma children, age 4.8
                                   Ministry of                                                  - 5.7 in 20 municipalities in Macedonia;
       Macedonia      MAC 051       Labor and       01.11.2009   31.08.2011   Ongoing   138,554 c) Improving social skills and proficiency in
                                   Social Policy                                                Macedonian language of 777 Roma children, age 4.8
                                                                                                – 5.7 enrolled in public preschools around Macedonia
                                                                                                for the period of two years;
                                                                                                d) Increasing the abilities of teacher and assistants
                                                                                                personnel in combating prejudice and stereotypes
                                                                                                against Roma;
                                                                                                e) To raise the public conciseness about the problem
                                                                                                with Roma children and to involve authority in the
                                                                                                Local municipalities in activities to solving them.
                                                                                                f) Encouraging and support early child development



                                    Ministry of
                                  Education and
                                    Science of
                                                                                                The general goal of project is through positive
                                 RM/Department
                                                                                                interventions to improve the retention and
                                  for Promotion
       Macedonia      MAC 052                       01.11.2009   31.08.2010   Ongoing   264,650 achievement rate of all Roma Secondary school
                                       and
                                                                                                students enrolled in 1st, 2nd and 3rd class in the school
                                 Development of
                                                                                                year 2009/10.
                                 Education in the
                                  Languages of
                                    Minorities




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                39
                                                                                                 The main project goal is to improve education level
                                                                                                 and achievements of up to 43 Roma adults from
                                                                                                 Delchevo, Pehcevo and Berovo through provision of
                                                                                                 adult education program and extend number of
                                                                                                 additional catch up classes in acquiring of GSCE
                                                                                                 (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
       Macedonia      MAC 054       Ternipe MK    01.01.2010     30.09.2011   Ongoing     15,552 secondary school certificate within the mainstream
                                                                                                 education and/or accomplishment of the final state
                                                                                                 exam in order to become eligible for enrollment in the
                                                                                                 tertiary education, as well to strengthen the
                                                                                                 awareness of the importance of education within the
                                                                                                 Roma population and increase their chance for
                                                                                                 employment in the labor market.

                                                                                                 The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                                 a) To develop a research regarding needs
                                                                                                 assessments on Roma education in 38 locations
                                                                                                 populated by Roma from Moldova
                                                                                                 b) To create a working team to consist of 9 Roma
                                                                                                 NGO representatives (Coalition for Roma education)
                                                                                                 to start a dialogue with Moldovan authorities
                                                                                                 c) To create and develop a dialog/partnership with
                                     ―Ograda
107     Moldova        MD 001                     01.04.2007     31.05.2008   Completed   65,790 Ministry of Education and Youth and other relevant
                                   Noastra‖ NGO
                                                                                                 stakeholders in order to promote ―support pillars‖ for
                                                                                                 a future successful engagement on improving
                                                                                                 Education of Roma from Moldova
                                                                                                 d) To grow awareness among Roma and non Roma
                                                                                                 about the importance of inlusion of Roma children in
                                                                                                  the education system




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 40
                                                                                                  a) To provide 800 Roma secondary school students
                                   The Union of
                                                                                                  enrolled in 1st, 2nd and 3rd class with GPA 3.00 and
108     Moldova        MD 002      Young Roma     01.09.2008     31.12.2009   Ongoing    86,570
                                                                                                  above in the school year 2009/10, with financial
                                   ,,Tarna Rom‖
                                                                                                  support;




                                                                                                b) To provide all 1606 Roma secondary school
                                     ―Ograda                                                    students enrolled in 1st, 2nd and 3rd class in the school
109     Moldova        MD 003                     01.04.2009     31.04.2010   Ongoing   131,345
                                   Noastra‖ NGO                                                 year 2009/10, with school-based mentorship and
                                                                                                tutorship support




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                41
                                                                                                  The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                                  a) To develop and support a preschool preparatory
                                                                                                  program in order to provide a better preparation of
                                                                                                  Roma children for the mainstream primary education.
                                                                                                  As well to increase enrolment of the Roma children in
                                                                                                  the preschool program and maintain a database of
                                                                                                  Roma children reaching preschool and school
                                                                                                  enrolment age for the 2009-2010 in the Huzun and
                                  Roma National
                                                                                                  Vulcanesti;
                                   Center from
        Moldova        MD 004                      10.12.2009    10.12.2010   Ongoing      56,660 b) To support desegregation of school from Huzun by
                                   Republic of
                                                                                                  transferring Romani children and create mixed
                                     Moldova
                                                                                                  classes in Micleuseni school as well in Vulcanesti in
                                                                                                  the school from Nisporeni town thus to improve
                                                                                                  school participation of Roma children in both
                                                                                                  localities;
                                                                                                  c) To raise awareness and learn about positive
                                                                                                  practices from other countries of EU such as Romania
                                                                                                  in order to promote this practices in Moldova



                                                                                                  Improving Roma education at five sites, through
                                                                                                  effective NGO-school partnerships; motivating
                                    Ministry of                                                   schools to encourage Roma inclusion; providing
                                  Education and                                                   additional equipment and capacity building for
110    Montenegro      MN 001    Science and the   01.02.2006    31.01.2009   Completed   348,734 teaching in a diversified environment; involving
                                   Pedagogical                                                    Roma assistants in the teaching-learning
                                     Institute                                                    process.Existing sites will be developed into model
                                                                                                  centers for Roma inclusion.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 42
                                                                                                     The project objective is to support enrolment of Roma
                                                                                                     DP children into primary schools from Podgorica‘s
                                                                                                     Konik area. The project has three main
                                                                                                     components:1) Preparation of Roma children for
                                                                                                     enrolment into the mainstream school system. During
                                                                                                     the first project phase (mths 01-06) mentor classes
                                                                                                     will be organised for age groups 4-5 and 5-6. In the
                                                                                                     second project phase (mths 07-18) mentor classes
                                                                                                     for the age group 4-5 will continue, including Roma
                                   Danish Red                                                        DP children from outside the camps, while the age
111    Montenegro      MN004                       18.12.2007    01.10.2008   Interrupted            group 5-6 will be enrolled into the public school
                                     Cross
                                                                                                     system‘s pre-school courses
                                                                                                     2) For children in 1st-4th grade support classes will
                                                                                                     be offered, providing homework assistance as well as
                                                                                                     help with other challenges they meet in school.3)
                                                                                                     Implementation of advocacy strategy, emphasizing
                                                                                                     the problems faced by Roma and Roma DPs and
                                                                                                     advocating for their right to integrated education
                                                                                                     towards the government.


                                                                                                    The projects supports reading assessments and
                                                                                                    actions to support literacy in six countries through
                                  Ethno cultural
                                                                                                    members of educational networks (Step-by-Step,
                                    Diversity
                                                                                                    RWCT, Forum for Freedom in Education, and Roma
112                  INT/OSI 09     Resource       01.09.2005    01.08.2007   Completed     141,318
                                                                                                    Education); developing diagnostic instruments and
                                  Center in Cluj
                                                                                                    tutoring procedures; carrying out field tests and
                                     Napoca
                                                                                                    disseminating findings. (Original amount was 172340
                                                                                                    USD).
                                                                                                    Selecting 10 Roma teachers, from among 50 who
                                                                                                    have already received initial training, to study as
                                    Resources
                                                                                                    trainers.These trainers would educate at least 80
                                    Center for
113     Romania        RO 002                      01.11.2005    31.05.2007   Completed      71,704 additional Roma teachers, to create a critical mass of
                                      Roma
                                                                                                    Roma teachers are using the Reading and Writing for
                                   Communities
                                                                                                    Critical Thinking method.




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                                                                                                  Establishing a Center of Roma Studies at the
                                                                                                  university; identifying staff, students, and
                                                                                                  organizations working on Roma issues for
                                    Faculty of
                                                                                                  involvement in the center; creating an electronic
                                     History,
114     Romania        RO 004                     01.05.2006     01.05.2007   Completed    41,600 library on Roma; organizing seminars and debates;
                                    Bucharest
                                                                                                  stimulating research on Roma issues, including
                                    University
                                                                                                  establishing advanced degrees on the topic; working
                                                                                                  to include Roma culture and history in the National
                                                                                                  Curricula for General Education.
                                                                                                  Providing intercultural training for teachers,
                                     Equal                                                        principals, inspectors, and Roma and non-Roma
115     Romania        RO 005     Opportunities   01.06.2006     30.06.2007   Completed    75,710 parents from Cehej and Jibou; organizing an
                                  NGO in Salaj                                                    intercultural camp; setting up a multi-cultural library;
                                                                                                  providing tutoring.

                                                                                                  Establishing awareness-raising programs for 20 Roma
                                                                                                  communities; setting up summer preschools for 120
                                  Roma Center
                                                                                                  Roma and non-Roma children; setting up counseling
                                    for Social
                                                                                                  centers on affirmative measures and training 60 high
116     Romania        RO 007      Intervention   01.05.2006     31.10.2008   Extended    368,500
                                                                                                  school teachers; holding workshops for 100 Roma
                                  and Studies –
                                                                                                  first graders; operating summer schools and diversity
                                  Romani CRISS
                                                                                                  events; and providing courses for Roma-language
                                                                                                  teachers in higher education


                                                                                                  Training Roma mediators for pre-schools; offering
                                                                                                  intercultural training for Roma graduates; supporting
                                   Roma Center                                                    Roma teaching personnel; employing teacher
117     Romania        RO 011         ―Amare      01.05.2006     31.05.2008   Completed   176,950 assistants for pre-school; holding events to build a
                                    Promentza‖                                                    positive Roma identity; training Roma and non-Roma
                                                                                                  students; supporting intercultural education of
                                                                                                  teachers.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 44
                                                                                                  Increasing involvement of parents in Roma children‘s
                                    ―Impreuna‖                                                    education; developing school curricula adapted to
                                    Agency and                                                    Roma‘s needs and culture; introducing a specific,
                                     Romanian                                                     inclusive approach of school management; increasing
                                       Social                                                     the capacity of the three regional Roma NGOs;
118     Romania        RO 013                       01.06.2006   30.06.2008   Completed   284,350
                                   Development                                                    increasing awareness about desegregation of schools;
                                        Fund                                                      ensuring that 40 Roma educational facilitators are
                                                                                                  trained and operating in settlements; preparing 30
                                                                                                  action plans to direct investments aimed at improving
                                                                                                  the quality of education in Roma communities.


                                                                                                  Developing and promoting inclusive and sustainable
                                                                                                  educational programs for Roma children in 20 Roma
                                                                                                  communities through integrated community efforts;
                                     RUHAMA
                                                                                                  improving the access of 500 Roma children to pre-
                                   Foundation &
                                                                                                  school education in the 20 pilot Roma communities;
118     Romania        RO 015         School        01.08.2006   31.07.2008   Completed   200,000
                                                                                                  improving and monitoring the educational access and
                                  Inspectorate of
                                                                                                  outcomes of more than 2,000 Roma children in
                                   Bihor County
                                                                                                  primary school grades one through four, and
                                                                                                  promoting school desegregation, in the 20 pilot Roma
                                                                                                  communities.


                                                                                                  Reintegrating into the education system 60 children
                                                                                                  who had dropped out of school, in the Third Sector of
                                                                                                  Bucharest; raising awareness about the importance
                                                                                                  of education and cultural identity among Roma
                                     Siloam
119     Romania        RO 018                       01.09.2006   31.08.2007   Completed    30,120 people in the project‘s target areas; creating a
                                   Organization
                                                                                                  network of centers dedicated to addressing the
                                                                                                  problem of students dropping out of school; preparing
                                                                                                  a strategy for the Ministry of Education to address the
                                                                                                  problem of school drop outs.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 45
                                                                                                  Including school mediators in the educational system.
                                                                                                  Improvements in the relations between pupils, both
                                                                                                  Roma and non-Roma. 100 families will be informed
                                                                                                  and encouraged to enroll their pupils in the school.
                                                                                                  (100 flyers, 50 posters and 200 brochures shall be
120     Romania        RO 026      Zurale Tarne      01.02.2006   31.07.2007   Completed   12,515
                                                                                                  distributed and spread in the community). 31 pupils
                                                                                                  will benefit from the classes to catch up with the
                                                                                                  studies missed. 5 teachers (for grades one through 4)
                                                                                                  and 4 teachers (for grades 5 through 8) shall benefit
                                                                                                  from training courses.


                                                                                                  Organizing and implementing information campaigns
                                                                                                  regarding the necessity of registering Roma children
                                                                                                  in the primary school and preventing segregation;
                                                                                                  Setting up parents support groups; Training them in
                                  The Alliance for                                                accessing available financial resources and other
                                    the Roma                                                      support; providing free after school classes for the
121     Romania        RO 016                        01.02.2007   31.01.2008   Completed   39,010
                                   Unity/ branch                                                  Roma children in the targeted communities;
                                   Braila County                                                  delivering tutorial for Roma children in school;
                                                                                                  organizing open classes aimed at developing a
                                                                                                  positive Roma identity through teaching of culture,
                                                                                                  language and introducing children to some
                                                                                                  professions;

                                                                                                  The project supports the development of a
                                                                                                  Methodology for documenting segregation; Training
                                                                                                  school inspectors for segregation monitoring;
                                                                                                  Preparing thematic reports on discrimination in
                                  Roma ACCESS                                                     education in South-East of Romania; monitoring
122     Romania        RO 020                        01.01.2007   31.12.2007   Completed   47,512
                                 Tomis Constanta                                                  segregation in the two target counties; undertake
                                                                                                  strategic litigation; Producing a newsletter; Producing
                                                                                                  of a report on segregation in the target region;
                                                                                                  organizing of a roundtable for disseminating the
                                                                                                  thematic reports.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  46
                                                                                                  The project focus on how much and how well the
                                                                                                  Ministerial Order on desegregation has been
                                                                                                  implemented. The Project will help improving the
                                                                                                  legislation (possibly a law against segregation) and
                                                                                                  improving the implementation of existing
                                  The Romanian                                                    legislation.In the same context the project will help
                                    Ministry of                                                   define the status of the school mediators and the
123     Romania        RO 028                     05.12.2006                  Canceled
                                  Education and                                                   employment conditions. A topic widely discussed but
                                     Research                                                     with no result to date.Also, the project intends to
                                                                                                  promote a Ministerial Order to encourage the Teacher
                                                                                                  Training Facilities to offer attractive and accredited
                                                                                                  courses on intercultural education. CANCELED
                                                                                                  AMOUNT:300000




                                                                                                 Supporting excellence in education of Roma students,
                                                                                                 and implicitly to improve the retention and
                                                                                                 achievement rate in upper secondary education of the
                                                                                                 targeted Roma students. Piloting a new method for
                                                                                                 provision of scholarships combined with tutorial help
                                                                                                 and other targeted support. Using effectively the
                                    Resource                                                     positive discrimination regarding the secondary
                                    Center for                                                   education that has been recently introduced by the
124     Romania        RO 033                     01.05.2007     30.06.2011   Ongoing    908,300
                                      Roma                                                       Government. A total number of 275 Roma will be
                                   Communities                                                   provided with financial support and tutoring for the
                                                                                                 period 2007-2011. Provision of educational support in
                                                                                                 the form of individualized mentoring to the same 275
                                                                                                 students during the same period of time (2007-
                                                                                                 2011).To increase the number of Roma students who
                                                                                                 want further education in high school and beyond
                                                                                                 the compulsory education




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 47
                                                                                                  The project objective is to increase the participation
                                                                                                  of Roma children in schools and to increase the
                                                                                                  quality of education received by Roma children,
                                                                                                  concretely: to improve the school achievements and
                                      Tudor                                                       results, to decrease the level of school abandonment,
125     Romania        RO 031                       01.01.2008   30.04.2009   Completed    72,300
                                    Foundation                                                    to increase the number of Roma children attending
                                                                                                  kindergarten, to increase the number of Roma in high
                                                                                                  schools and faculties; to contribute to decreasing the
                                                                                                  educational differences existing between Roma and
                                                                                                  non-Roma children in Romania.


                                                                                                  The main project objective is the reintegration of 100
                                     Siloam                                                       Romani children between 9 to 14 years old that
126     Romania        RO 047                       01.02.2009   31.01.2010   Ongoing      30,000
                                   Organization                                                   dropped out from the school system, into integrated
                                                                                                  schools in the area of Bucharest (6 localities).


                                                                                                   To identify the mechanism which, despite the anti-
                                                                                                  segregation decrees, generated the segregation of
                                                                                                  Roma children and still continues in several schools
                                                                                                  and at different educational levels, To develop and to
                                  Roma Women                                                      implement a model for the inclusion of Roma children
127     Romania        RO 048    Association „For   01.08.2008   31.08.2009   Ongoing      74,250 into the mainstream schools by involving into this
                                  Our Children―                                                   process the family, the school and the local
                                                                                                  educational institutions, To ensure the necessary
                                                                                                  conditions for the enrolment of the Roma children
                                                                                                  from the margins of Timisoara into inclusive schools
                                                                                                  and kindergarten.


                                                                                                  Objectives:Involving 50 Roma students in the NURS
                                                                                                  structures,- Facilitating the participation of the young
                                                                                                  Roma in the decision-making processes in the main
                                                                                                  representative structures of the students, Promoting
                                  The National
                                                                                                  Roma students as positive role modes for their
                                   Union of the
128     Romania        RO 049                       01.09.2008   31.08.2009   completed   107,750 community, including the founding of a newspaper for
                                 Students from
                                                                                                  the Roma students,Increasing the degree of
                                 Romania (NURS)
                                                                                                  intercultural education in the Romanian academic
                                                                                                  environment by organizing extracurricular activities
                                                                                                  and specific campaigns.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 48
                                                                                                   Objectives:1. Supporting in the learning process
                                                                                                   approximately of 75 Roma children from Popoveni
                                                                                                   School, in order to ensure equal opportunities in a
                                  Roma Youth for                                                   mixed educational frame. 2. Promoting social
                                  Unity Solidarity                                                 inclusion and intercultural dialogue in order to
129     Romania        RO 051                        01.09.2008   31.01.2010   Completed    89,705
                                        and                                                        improve the educational qualities;3. Actively
                                   Transparency                                                    involving and accounting the communities in order to
                                                                                                   improve active scholar participation with 40 % than
                                                                                                   the previous year;4. Lobby for initiating the
                                                                                                   desegregation process.


                                                                                                   The main project objectives are: To Desegregate 6
                                                                                                   schools situated in three counties of Romania;To
                                                                                                   reduce the gap in educational achievements between
                                  Roma ACCESS
130     Romania        RO 053                        01.12.2008   30.11.2009   Completed   155,500 Roma and Non-Roma pupils;To provide support to the
                                 Tomis Constanta
                                                                                                   schools to create an intercultural environment, in
                                                                                                   which all the children feel welcome despite social-
                                                                                                   ethnical-cultural differences.


                                                                                                   The main project objectives are: To initiate a process
                                                                                                   of desegregation into the school contributing by this
                                                                                                   at the implementation of legislation against
                                                                                                   segregation of the Roma children;To implement,
                                   The Romany                                                      during 10 months of program run, 5 campaigns to
131     Romania        RO 054      from Roman        01.12.2008   30.11.2009   Ongoing      58,400 defeat Romany students discrimination, in 5 schools
                                    Association                                                    from the Neamt county (1 campaign / school);To
                                                                                                   have, during a 6 month period, a lobby and advocacy
                                                                                                   campaign that will lead to creating new politics to
                                                                                                   defeat scholar segregation in the Neamt county.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  49
                                                                                                The project objectives are:1. To increase the
                                                                                                enrolment rate of Roma children in first grade
                                                                                                comparative to the previous years.2. To reduce the
                                                                                                school drop-out rate of Roma pupils with focus on
                                                                                                first grade, closest to the school drop-out rate of non-
                                                                                                Roma pupils.3. To increase the school attendance
                                                                                                rate of Roma pupils closest to the school attendance
                                     RUHAMA                                                     rate of non-Roma pupils.4. To improve the school
132     Romania        RO 044                       01.11.2008   30.06.2010   Ongoing   211,000
                                    Foundation                                                  performances of Roma children towards a General
                                                                                                Annual Mean of 3 (good).5. To accelerate school
                                                                                                desegregation process with focus on first grade in at
                                                                                                least 5 schools/communities.6. To increase the
                                                                                                involvement of Roma parents, children, youth,
                                                                                                leaders and activists in the education process and
                                                                                                school life.


                                                                                                The main objective is to achieve a quality education
                                                                                                that is necessary to develop a comprehensive
                                                                                                intervention which requires improvement of the
                                                                                                educational environment involvement and co-
                                                                                                interesting the parents into the children‘s education,
                                    Sastipen –                                                  and relationship between school and
                                   Roma Center                                                  community.Specifically, the establishment of the
133     Romania        RO 058                       01.03.2009   28.02.2010   Ongoing    60,000
                                    for Health                                                  Educational Community Centres for Roma in 3
                                      Policies                                                  segregated schools from Ilfov County that will
                                                                                                contribute to the improvement of the school
                                                                                                performance of Roma pupils from I-VIII grades and,
                                                                                                facilitate the implementation of the Order 1540
                                                                                                regarding the prohibition of Segregation and
                                                                                                empower Roma parents to get involved in the

                                                                                                The project is addressing the school Iuliu Deac from
                                 Association for
                                                                                                Campia, pupils from I-IV grade in order to facilitate
                                  Promoting the
134     Romania        RO 059                       01.02.2009   31.10.2010   Ongoing   150,000 the integration of Roma pupils into a quality
                                 Social Inclusion
                                                                                                education process to support their good start for their
                                    (APIS) Cluj
                                                                                                educational career and empower Roma communities.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                50
                                                                                                   The main goal of the project is to facilitate the
                                                                                                   transition of the Roma pupils from high school to
                                                                                                   university level in Calarasi County by providing them
                                                                                                   with additional educational support.

                                                                                                  • Providing additional support to 100 Roma pupils
                                                                                                  from Calarasi in order to increase the chances to pass
                                    Center for
                                                                                                  the Matura exam.
                                  Education and
        Romania        RO 070                       01.02.2010   31.01.2011   Ongoing      70,000 • Motivating young Roma from Calarasi to continue
                                      Social
                                                                                                  their education to the university education through a
                                   Development
                                                                                                  information campaign and awareness raising
                                                                                                  activities.
                                                                                                  • Reducing the drop out rate by involving Roma
                                                                                                  parents and didactical personnel in supporting
                                                                                                  young Roma from high schools
                                                                                                  • Facilitating access to the university education for
                                                                                                  70 Roma young from rural areas form Calarasi




                                                                                                  Provision of small grants (EUR 1,000-3,000) and
                                                                                                  professional support for 30 educational institutions
                                 National Council
                                                                                                  with Roma inclusion projects at preschool level, in
                                   of the Roma
                                                                                                  order to assist up to 1,000 Roma children to attend
                                     National
                                                                                                  pre-school during the project period and
135      Serbia       SER 002      Minority and     01.10.2005   30.06.2007   Completed   200,000
                                                                                                  thereafter.Grants will be provided on a competitive
                                    Ministry of
                                                                                                  basis. Roma coordinators will be in place to motivate
                                  Education and
                                                                                                  Roma parents and to liaise between the Roma
                                       Sport
                                                                                                  community and educational institutions.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 51
                                    Institute of
                                  Pedagogy and
                                                                                                   Developing pilot projects in 20 schools that provide a
                                   Andragogy in
                                                                                                   new functional basic education program for 250
                                   Belgrade, in
                                                                                                   second-chance young adult students who have not
                                    cooperation
                                                                                                   completed basic education; providing both general
                                   with National
                                                                                                   education and first professional certificates in five
                                  Council of the
136      Serbia       SER 005                      01.10.2005    31.10.2007    Completed   354,342 occupations, selected on the basis of local labor
                                  Roma National
                                                                                                   market needs.Roma coordinators will facilitate
                                      Minority,
                                                                                                   communication between the Roma community and
                                     Ministry of
                                                                                                   participating education institutions and motivate
                                  Education and
                                                                                                   second-chance youth to obtain an education.
                                   Sports, Adult
                                     Education
                                       Society


                                  Roma Student
                                     Union and
                                   Humanitarian
                                  Center in Novi                                                   Carrying out participatory research on barriers to,
                                      Sad, in                                                      and potentials of, Roma education in the multiethnic
                                    cooperation                                                    region of Vojvodina, through 15 focus groups; using
                                     with Roma                                                     this research to select three municipalities where
137      Serbia       SER 008                      01.05.2006    31.01.2007.   Completed    65,210
                                   NGOs ―Roma                                                      local working groups develop action plans for
                                    Association                                                    integration in education; developing policy
                                  Beočin‖, ―Roma                                                   recommendations for Vojvodina authorities for
                                      Cultural                                                     improving Roma education.
                                     Education
                                    Association
                                       Apatin‖




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  52
                                    Roma Centre
                                  for Democracy,                                                   Pilot program to include Roma parents from five
                                   in cooperation                                                 Roma settlements in Valjevo in parent councils,
                                   with: Regional                                                 school boards and the Council for the Education of
138      Serbia       SER 009       Office of the   01.06.2006   31.10.2007   Completed    90,105 Roma, which will be established at the municipal
                                     Ministry of                                                  level.This will be achieved through training,
                                   Education and                                                  structured meetings and networking.
                                   Sport, Valjevo
                                     Municipality



                                                                                                  Promoting desegregation and prevention of
                                                                                                  discrimination of Roma children in the Serbian
                                                                                                  education system.Specific activities include: capacity
                                                                                                  building of Roma organizations and state inspectors
                                                                                                  in providing support to Roma children and in
                                  Minority Rights
139      Serbia       SER 017                       01.10.2006   30.09.2008   Completed   146,491 monitoring discrimination.The project is intended to
                                      Center
                                                                                                  help overcome the implementation gap between the
                                                                                                  Action Plan for Education of Roma adopted by the
                                                                                                  government and every-day practice in educational
                                                                                                  institutions.


                                   University of
                                     Novi Sad,
                                     School of
                                   Romology in
                                    cooperation                                                   Supporting the establishment of a novel university-
                                  with:Women's                                                    based interdisciplinary program and mentorship
                                    Studies and                                                   scheme, which will become institutionalized in Novi
140      Serbia       SER 016     Research, Novi    01.02.2007   31.01.2008   Completed    45,975 Sad University and can serve as a model for other
                                        Sad                                                       higher education institutions; developing the profile
                                  Union of Roma                                                   of the School of Romology as an interdisciplinary
                                     Students,                                                    program serving several interlinked needs.
                                   University of
                                   Novi Sad and
                                  Association of
                                       Roma




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 53
                                                                                                 The project is the scaling-up of a pilot project
                                                                                                 financed last year RO 002. The project main objective
                                                                                                 is to help the government to implement adequately
                                                                                                 the inclusion of Roma children in desegregated pre-
                                 National Council
                                                                                                 schools, an important component of the Serbia Action
                                   of the Roma
                                                                                                 Plan for Roma inclusion. The project will build up the
                                     National
                                                                                                 institutional capacity to sustain the activities in the
                                     Minority
                                                                                                 long term. The project will target 1400 Roma children
                                   (NCRNM) in
141      Serbia       SER 020                       01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   20,715 coming from 42 municipalities that they successfully
                                   cooperation
                                                                                                 attend preschool preparatory program. The objective
                                     with the
                                                                                                 is that 95% of Roma children supported by the
                                    Ministry of
                                                                                                 proposed project successfully enroll in primary
                                  Education and
                                                                                                 schools. School enrollment of the children will be
                                   Sport (MoES)
                                                                                                 monitored. Database on enrolment of Roma children
                                                                                                 in preschool education will be created and regularly
                                                                                                 updated. Visibility and media promotion will follow
                                                                                                 each phase of project implementation.




                                                                                                 Introducing Roma culture and tradition in parts of
                                                                                                 mainstream curricula and teacher training, and
                                                                                                 support the development a positive attitude for Roma
                                                                                                 integration in the educational institutions through
                                                                                                 advocacy and dialogue. Opening the mainstream
                                      Roma                                                       curriculum for introducing Roma history, tradition and
                                   Information                                                   cultural values in the educational system in Serbia.
142      Serbia       SER 024                       01.05.2007   30.04.2007   Completed   55,054
                                   centre/RIC,                                                   Getting accreditation for the teacher training program
                                    Kragujevac                                                   ―Roma through time‖ (program on Roma history,
                                                                                                 tradition and culture). Lobbying at the local
                                                                                                 municipality in Kragujevac to officially adopt in the
                                                                                                 City‘s budget a budget line for financing the
                                                                                                 implementation of programs ―Roma through time‖ in
                                                                                                 educational institutions.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 54
                                                                                                 Creation of the models for teaching Serbian as
                                                                                                 second language for IDPs and returnees.        A team of
                                                                                                 consultants is going to prepare a flexible model for an
                                                                                                 enriched introduction of the Serbian language as a
                                                                                                 second language throughout the regions where IDPs
                                                                                                 and returnees are located. The model will be
                                                                                                 developed based on analysis of western practices and
                                    FORUM OF
143      Serbia       SER 031                       01.09.2007   31.03.2009   Completed   67,920 the present initiatives and national legislation on
                                    ROMA IDP
                                                                                                 education. Upgrading the procedures and legislation
                                                                                                 for nostrification of school records and diplomas in
                                                                                                 cooperation with the Ministry of Education.Collecting
                                                                                                 data-base about the number of Roma returnee/IDP
                                                                                                 children and of Roma children out of school due to
                                                                                                 language barrier.




                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                    Roma NGO                                                     Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
145      Serbia      SER 020-1                      01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   15,179
                                    „Mali princ―                                                 • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities

                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                      NGO
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
146      Serbia      SER 020-2    Association for   01.01.2008   30.06.2008   Completed   15,000
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                  Roma education
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                                                                                 Roma children in the compulsory preschool program




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 55
                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                    Ecumenical
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                   humanitarian
                                                                                                 Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
147      Serbia      SER 020-3    organisation -   01.01.2008    30.06.2008   Completed   16,035
                                                                                                 • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                  Roma resource
                                                                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                      centre
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities



                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                      NGO
                                                                                                 Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
148      Serbia      SER 020-4     Educational     01.01.2008    31.07.2008   Completed   15,440
                                                                                                 • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                   Roma Centre
                                                                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities



                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                     Preschool
                                                                                                 Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
149      Serbia      SER 020-5      institution    01.01.2008    31.07.2008   Completed   10,712
                                                                                                 • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                   ―Nasa radost‖
                                                                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 56
                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                       NGO                                                        sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                  Association for                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                     Romany-                                                      Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
150      Serbia       SER 020-6                      01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   20,115
                                      Serbian                                                     • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                    friendship                                                    the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                      ―Stablo‖                                                    children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities


                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                  sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                  program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                   Roma Centre                                                    Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
151      Serbia      SER 020-7                       01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   18,501
                                   for democracy                                                  • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                  the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities

                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                    Association                                                   education through enrolment and support for
                                    "Vojvodina                                                    sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
152      Serbia      SER 020-8     Female Roma       01.01.2008   30.06.2008   Completed   13,960 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                  Nationals", Novi                                                Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
                                       Becej                                                      • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                  the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  57
                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                  sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                     Preschool                                                    program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                     intitution                                                   Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
153      Serbia      SER 020-9                       01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   10,036
                                    ―Poletarac‖                                                   • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                       Sečanj                                                     the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities


                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                  sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                  program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                    Roma NGO                                                      Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
154      Serbia     SER 020-10                       01.01.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   18,442
                                  ―Romski cvetovi‖                                                • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                  the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities.


                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                       Roma                                                       sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                  NGO/Association                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                     for Roma                                                     Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
155      Serbia      SER 020-11                      01.02.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   15,344
                                   Education and                                                  • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                  Culture―Stevan                                                  the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                  Đorđević Novak‖                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  58
                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                 program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                    Roma NGO                                                     Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
156      Serbia      SER 020-12                    01.02.2008    31.07.2008   Completed   14,979
                                     „Ponos―                                                     • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities.


                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                 sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                      Roma                                                       program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                  association of                                                 Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
157      Serbia      SER 020-13                    01.02.2008    31.07.2008   Completed   15,594
                                   Branicevski                                                   • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                     County                                                      the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities.


                                                                                                 The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                 preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education through enrolment and support for
                                    Pre-school                                                   sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                   institution                                                   program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                   Zrenjanin,                                                    Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
158      Serbia      SER 020-14                    01.02.2008    31.07.2008   Completed   26,340
                                   Roma NVO                                                      • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                  Zvezda vodilja                                                 the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                 children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                 education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                 preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                 the selected localities.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 59
                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                                                                                  sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                                                                                  program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                    Roma NGO                                                      Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
159      Serbia      SER 020-15                      01.02.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   16,441
                                    „Prokuplje―                                                   • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                                                                                  the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                                                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities.



                                                                                                  The main goal of the projects is to ensure better
                                                                                                  preparation of Roma children for mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education through enrolment and support for
                                        Roma                                                      sustained participation in the preschool preparatory
                                  NGO/Roma IDP                                                    program.Main outcomes: • increased enrolment of
                                     Forum and                                                    Roma children in the compulsory preschool program
160      Serbia      SER 020-16                      01.02.2008   31.07.2008   Completed   17,100
                                      Preschool                                                   • full participation of the enrolled Roma children in
                                  institution Nova                                                the preschool program • full enrolment of the Roma
                                    Srpska Crnja                                                  children from the program in mainstream primary
                                                                                                  education • full database on Roma children reaching
                                                                                                  preschool and school enrolment age during 2008 at
                                                                                                  the selected localities.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  60
                                                                                                  The main objective of this project is to expand access
                                     Provincial                                                   to secondary education for Roma students in
                                  Department of                                                   Vojvodina, i.e. to increase the number of Roma pupils
                                  Education and                                                   who enroll and finish secondary schools (especially
                                 Culture, Council                                                 the number of those enrolling in 4-years educational
                                     for Roma                                                     profiles), and to improve their achievements rate
                                  Integration in                                                  during secondary education.Providing financial and
161      Serbia       SER 032                       01.09.2007   31.08.2011   Ongoing     850,408
                                        the                                                       mentorship support to Roma pupils who attend
                                   Autonomous                                                     secondary schools on the territory of Vojvodina.
                                    Province of                                                   Guiding and motivate secondary school pupils to
                                  Vojvodina and                                                   continue toward tertiary education. To motivate
                                 Roma Students                                                    primary school pupils and their parents to enroll in
                                    Association                                                   secondary schools, targeting grammar schools and
                                                                                                  other competitive school.


                                                                                                  Research that will provide a data base (number of
                                                                                                  Roma pupils, attendance rate in secondary school in
                                                                                                  different grades, drop out rate, estimation of Roma
                                                                                                  students‘ achievements and students‘ eligibility for
                                                                                                  further education and professional development) in
                                                                                                  both Nis and Belgrade by using two sources: state
                                                                                                  institutions and data collected in the settlements.
                                                                                                  Providing support to approximately 150 Roma
                                 Roma Education                                                   students through additional and preparation classes
162      Serbia       SER 033                       01.09.2007   31.05.2008   Completed    56,890
                                 Center Nis (REC)                                                 of Serbian language and mathematic provided by
                                                                                                  teachers and NGO educators who will be at same
                                                                                                  time their supervisors/mentors (in 15 schools and 2
                                                                                                  NGOs).Raising motivation for education and raising
                                                                                                  trust of Roma community in educational institutions
                                                                                                  and in the suitability of secondary education
                                                                                                  through workshops for parents. in order to ensure
                                                                                                  their participation and ownership.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 61
                                                                                                  Objectives:The project‘s overall aim is to ensure
                                                                                                  expanded access of Roma children to the secondary
                                                                                                  education and to available scholarship programs (in
                                                                                                  targeting locations), their sustained participation in it
                                                                                                  and their successful start-up at secondary school
                                                                                                  level through provision of a comprehensive system of
                                                                                                  support. Specific objectives: Providing of support for
                                                                                                  up to 350 Roma students in achieving better success
                                                                                                  in primary school, their successful enrolment into
                                 Roma Education
163      Serbia       SER 040                        01.09.2008   31.09.2009   Ongoing     89,900 secondary schools and successful start-up; Creating
                                     Canter
                                                                                                  conditions for expanding access, and increasing
                                                                                                  success of up to 40 Roma students in secondary
                                                                                                  education; Increasing of availability of information on
                                                                                                  scholarships intended for poor secondary school
                                                                                                  students and creation of conditions for successful
                                                                                                  application of Roma secondary school students;
                                                                                                  Raising motivation for education and raising trust of
                                                                                                  Roma community in educational institutions and
                                                                                                  suitability of secondary education.


                                                                                                  The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                  of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                  through enrolment and support for sustained
                                                                                                  participation in the preschool preparatory program
                                 Romski razvojni
164      Serbia      SER 040-1                       01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   21,350 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                     centar
                                                                                                  active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                  implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                  cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                  community.

                                                                                                  The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                  of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                  through enrolment and support for sustained
                                                                                                  participation in the preschool preparatory program
165      Serbia       SER040-2    Municipality Bor   01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   19,275 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                                                                                  active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                  implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                  cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                  community.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                  62
                                   1. Obrazovno-
                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                      kulturna
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                 zajednica Roma
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                 ,,Romanipen―,2.
                                                                                                 participation in the preschool preparatory program
                                     Udruženje
166      Serbia      SER 040-3                      01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   23,940 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                       Srpsko-
                                                                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                     Romskog
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                    prijateljstva
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                      ,,Stablo‖
                                                                                                 community.


                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                    Vojvodina                                                    participation in the preschool preparatory program
167      Serbia      SER 040-4    Female Roma       01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   15,000 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                    Nationals                                                    active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.

                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                   1.Prokuplje
                                                                                                 participation in the preschool preparatory program
                                  Municipality,2.
168      Serbia      SER 040-5                      01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   15,110 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                   Uzdruyenje
                                                                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                      Roma
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.

                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                      Secanj
                                                                                                 participation in the preschool preparatory program
                                   Municipality,
169      Serbia      SER 040-6                      01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   14,860 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                     Bratstva
                                                                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                    Jedinsta bb
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 63
                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                     Preschool                                                   participation in the preschool preparatory program
170      Serbia      SER 040-7      institution     01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   12,350 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                   ―Nasa radost‖                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.

                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                                                                                 through enrolment and support for sustained
                                   EDUKATIVNI
                                                                                                 participation in the preschool preparatory program
                                     CENTAR
171      Serbia      SER 040-8                      01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   14,770 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                    ROMA,ECR
                                                                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.

                                                                                                 The main project goal is to ensure better preparation
                                                                                                 of Roma children for mainstream primary education
                                      NGO                                                        through enrolment and support for sustained
                                  Association for                                                participation in the preschool preparatory program
172      Serbia      SER 040-9    Roma education    01.09.2008   30.06.2009   Completed   12,000 and insure its institutional sustainability through
                                                                                                 active involvement of the LSG within the overall
                                                                                                 implementation process through coordination and
                                                                                                 cooperation with the NGO sector and Roma
                                                                                                 community.


                                                                                                 The project is designed based on the experiences
                                                                                                 gained and needs identified during implementation of
                                                                                                 SER 024 project - Establishing the System Solutions
                                      Roma                                                       on Roma History, Tradition and Culture in the
173      Serbia       SER 043      Information      01.01.2009   31.09.2009   Ongoing     45,014 Educational Institutions. As a main project objective
                                    centre/RIC                                                   was to introduce Roma culture and tradition in parts
                                                                                                 of mainstream curricula and teacher training, and to
                                                                                                 develop a positive attitude for Roma integration in
                                                                                                 the educational institutions.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 64
                                                                                               The project objective is to support the anti-
                                                                                               discriminative school environment for children of
                                                                                               Roma nationality: 1.To build capacity of educational
                                                                                               institutions to develop and promote anti-
                                  Minority Rights                                              discriminative environment2. To strengthen the role
                                   Center / MRC                                                of Roma parents in the process of primary education
                                  and Ministry of                                              of their children3. To secure higher inclusion of Roma
174      Serbia       SER 042                       01.01.2009   31.12.2011   Ongoing   79,686
                                    Education-                                                 children in educational system and continuity in
                                    Inspection                                                 education4. To strengthen the role of civil society
                                    Department                                                 organizations in advocating for implementation of
                                                                                               measures against discrimination supported in the
                                                                                               government strategic documents on education of
                                                                                               Roma


                                                                                               The objective of the project is to support and to help
                                                                                               Romani students in Novi Sad University through
                                                                                               mentoring program to pass more exams during the
                                   University of                                               academic year and to complete their higher education
175      Serbia       SER 050                       01.04.2009   31.05.2010   Ongoing   80,406
                                     Novi Sad                                                  studies successfully.




                                                                                               The projects objectives are to:1. Encouraging global
                                                                                               emancipation and integration of Roma in society with
                                                                                               preserving authenticity Roma language, culture and
                                                                                               tradition,2. The acquisition of conditions in the
                                                                                               kindergarten for developing tolerance and acceptance
                                   Cultural art                                                of diversity among people, 3. In regards the manner
176      Serbia       SER 052        society        01.03.2009   31.10.2009   Ongoing   15,797 of living, origin and skills, motivation and support for
                                   ―Rumunka‖                                                   children and adults to be involved in the education
                                                                                               system, 4. Health care for children, raising
                                                                                               competencies of parents by acquiring new knowledge
                                                                                               and skills, indirect effects on advancement of Roma
                                                                                               community.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                65
                                                                                                  The main objectives are 1. To advocate for
                                                                                                  integration of Romany children from special schools
                                                                                                  and classes into the regular school system in
                                                                                                  Slovakia. 2. To continue to assist Romany children
                                                                                                  have access to quality education in the mainstream
                                                                                                  schools and classes. 3 To demonstrate that if given
                                                                                                  equal opportunity, Romany children can compete
                                    League of
                                                                                                  favourably with their non-Roma counterparts in a
177     Slovakia       SK 005     Human Rights      01.04.2006   31.08.2007   Completed   179,740
                                                                                                  neutral academic environment. 4.To contribute in
                                    Advocates
                                                                                                  encouraging and pressuring the government to
                                                                                                  abolish legislations that encourage segregated
                                                                                                  schools 5. To contribute in promoting intercultural
                                                                                                  interaction and understanding between Roma and
                                                                                                  Non-Roma children and their parents in the
                                                                                                  mainstream schools.



                                                                                                  Piloting an approach that combines teachers‘ training,
                                                                                                  support for children in the classroom and outreach to
                                   Ministry of
                                                                                                  parents in eight schools, with a target group of 150
178     Slovakia       SK 008    Education of the   01.09.2006   31.09.2008   Completed   250,000
                                                                                                  Roma children; preparing a curriculum for teachers
                                 Slovak Republic
                                                                                                  training for teachers in eight kindergartens and eight
                                                                                                  schools in the pilot area.

                                                                                                  Assist Roma children and adults from 7 segregated
                                                                                                  communities in Eastern Slovakia to complete their
                                                                                                  primary education and to enroll to secondary school
                                                                                                  in Spisska Nova Ves. Enrolment of 150 Romani
                                    New Roma                                                      students to mainstream school / primary and
179     Slovakia       SK 010                       01.11.2006   01.11.2008   Completed   134,300
                                    Generation                                                    secondary school. Give a second chance to Romani
                                                                                                  children and adults who did not complete their
                                                                                                  education and enroll them in schools in the closest
                                                                                                  town, motivate them to complete their elementary
                                                                                                  education.




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 66
                                                                                                  Raise awareness among members of Romany
                                                                                                  communities of the adverse effects of sending their
                                                                                                  children to special schools and classes. Provide
                                                                                                  members of Romany communities with adequate
                                                                                                  information on the importance of educating their
                                  Romany union                                                    children in mainstream schools. Work with
                                     for civil                                                    authorities of targeted pre-schools or Kindergarten to
                                   development                                                    enable Romany pupils to have access to quality
180     Slovakia       SK 014                      01.11.2006    01.11.2007   Completed    71,800
                                                                                                  education in the mainstream schools and classes.
                                                                                                  Contribute in promoting intercultural interaction and
                                                                                                  understanding among Roma and Non-Roma children
                                                                                                  and their parents in the mainstream schools. Enroll
                                                                                                  200 Romany children to mainstream schools and or /
                                                                                                  kindergartens in the selected districts




                                                                                                  Provision of extended public education,
                                                                                                  communication and advocacy at the local community
                                    Roma Civil
                                                                                                  level to change the attitude of members of Roma
181     Slovakia       SK 016       Alternative    01.03.2007    31.03.2008   Completed    80,850
                                                                                                  community against segregated schools and to ensure
                                     Initiative
                                                                                                  that they understand the serious issues with low
                                                                                                  quality of education in special schools.

                                                                                                  The project objective is to actively involve Romani
                                                                                                  parents in reducing segregation of Romany children
                                                                                                  in special schools. Prevent mistaken classification of
                                                                                                  the Romany children sent to special schools and work
                                     County                                                       with Romani communities to motivate them to enrol
                                  Association of                                                  the children into standard schools.Establish a Roma
182     Slovakia       SK 018                      01.07.2007    30.06.2009   Completed   119,000
                                     Romany                                                       NGO network to promote the project objectives, 25
                                    Initiatives                                                   Romani NGO leaders will be trained during the
                                                                                                  project duration Assistance to Romani families during
                                                                                                  enrolment of children to pre-schools and to standard
                                                                                                  primary schools




1. Status categories: ongoing, completed, suspended, extended.                 67
                                                                                                  The project objective is to provide after school
                                      Ternipe                                                     support to 60 disadvantaged Romani children, from
                                   Združenie pre                                                  Rimavska Sec, Cakó Lénártfalva, Hanva, Orávka,
183     Slovakia       SK 019     rómsku mládež    01.11.2007    31.08.2008   Completed    45,183 Botovó, Csíz and Velkenye counties in order to
                                  na Slovensku a                                                  decrease grade repetition, transfer to special schools
                                    v Maďarsku 
                                                  and early drop out of Romani children from
                                                                                                  elementary schools.


                                                                                                  This is the second phase of the project for integration
                                                                                                  of Romani children from disadvantaged communities
                                                                                                  from Special classes to mainstream classes as a
                                                                                                  follow up of the positive outcomes from the previous
                                                                                                  project.The project objectives are:1. To advocate for
                                                                                                  integration of Romany children from special schools
                                                                                                  and classes into the regular school system in
                                                                                                  Slovakia. 2. To continue to assist Romany children to
                                                                                                  have access to quality education in the mainstream
                                                                                                  schools and classes. 3 To demonstrate that if given
                                    League of                                                     equal opportunity, Romany children can compete
184     Slovakia       SK 020     Human Rights     01.10.2007    31.12.2008   Completed   155,060 favorably with their non-Roma counterparts in a
                                    Advocates                                                     neutral academic environment by providing the
                                                                                                  Romani children with after school support and
                                                                                                  Romani teacher assistants and by working closely
                                                                                                  with the Romany parents. 4. To contribute in
                                                                                                  encouraging and pressuring the government to
                                                                                                  abolish legislations that encourages segregated
                                                                                                  schools 5. To contribute in promoting intercultural
                                                                                                  interaction and understanding between Roma and
                                                                                                  Non-Roma children and their parents in the
                                                                                                  mainstream schools.The project will be implemented
                                                                                                  in 2 towns in the Trnava region.




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                                                                                                 The main project objective is to run an after school
                                                                                                 program (Tanoda – Hungarian model). This is the
                                                                                                 second phase of a pilot project supported by REF
                                                                                                 under SLO 19. The project aim is to provide after
                                                                                                 school mentoring and extra curricular activities to 80
185     Slovakia       SK 022        Ternipe      01.12.2008     30.11.2009   Ongoing     46,300 Romani children from municipality Rimavska Sec with
                                                                                                 aim to decrease the number of Romani children sent
                                                                                                 to special school, to increase school retention and
                                                                                                 transition between classes in standard primary school
                                                                                                 as well as supports transition from primary education
                                                                                                 to secondary education.


                                                                                                 The goal of the project proposal is to ensure that 300
                                                                                                 Romani children who were enrolled to first and zero
                                                                                                 grades of 15 standard primary schools (trough active
                                                                                                 REF project SLO 18) in 7 municipalities in Central
                                                                                                 Slovakia will be able to cope with the curricular and
                                                                                                 will not be transferred to special schools due to low
186     Slovakia       SK 023       Kari Union    01.01.2009     30.06.2009   Completed   20,420 academic achievements. At the same time the project
                                                                                                 will demonstrate that Romani parents have
                                                                                                 preference for standard schools over special schools.
                                                                                                 The project aims to achieve its goal trough mentoring
                                                                                                 and tutoring activities provided directly to Romani
                                                                                                 children in primary schools in form of after school
                                                                                                 activities twice per week.




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                                                                                                The main goal of the project is to improve the
                                                                                                integration of 120 Romani children in one pre-school
                                                                                                facility in the city of Prešov and five villages in the
                                                                                                surrounding region.

                                                                                               The Project has the following specific objectives:
                                                                                               a) Pre-school preparation of Romani children in
                                                                                               ethnically mixed standard pre-schools;
                                    The Civic
                                                                                               b) Motivation programs for parents;
        Slovakia       SK 031      Association    01.12.2009     30.11.2010   Ongoing   64,374
                                                                                               c) Tutoring of Romani children enrolled in primary
                                  Equal Chances
                                                                                               schools (with the teachers providing after-school
                                                                                               tutoring to children in primary education not teaching
                                                                                               the same children during school hours;
                                                                                               d) Preparation of study on education situation in the
                                                                                               city of Prešov;
                                                                                               e) Preparation of the handbook on informed consent
                                                                                               of the parents in relation to special education




                                                                                               The main aim of the proposed project is to improve
                                                                                               the educational outcomes of 230 Romani children
                                                                                               enrolled in the first and second years of primary
        Slovakia      SLO 033       KARI Union    01.02.2010     31.01.2011   Ongoing   59,970
                                                                                               education in eleven standard primary schools in the
                                                                                               Banská Bystrica region in order to prevent their
                                                                                               reassignment to special schools




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                                                                                                      The main aim of the proposed project is to improve
                                                                                                      through after-school activities based on the
                                                                                                      Hungarian Tanoda model Romani children‘s success
                                    Ternipe &
                                                                                                      in education, and subsequently their competitiveness
        Slovakia      SLO 034       ProFuturo      01.01.2010    31.12.2010     Ongoing        60,690
                                                                                                      on the labor market and their social integration. The
                                    Association
                                                                                                      project anticipates serving a total of 117 children in
                                                                                                      three localities: Rimavská Seč (70 children),
                                                                                                      Alekšince (20 children), and Zbehy (17 children).




         Total                                                                             18,356,853

                                                                                                        Motivating the Romani children to study in secondary
                                                                                                        schools and to motivate them to finish their studies.
                                    Roma Civil                                                          The second project objective is to help the graduates
187 Czech Republic   RF CZ 001     Association –   29.05.2007                  suspended                to get a job after completion of their studies. The
                                   Karlovy Vary                                                         project will help 45 Roma children to enroll to
                                                                                                        secondary school and to receive mentoring
                                                                                                        throughout their studies.

                                                                                                      Operating an afternoon school (tanoda) program to
                                                                                                      mitigate the drop-out of disadvantaged children in
                                                                                                      primary and secondary school; promoting the
                                   Kallai Maria
188     Hungary      RF HU 001                     08.09.2006    28.04.2009   Completed        14,607 development of their talent, working together with
                                   Association
                                                                                                      their families; creating an appropriate environment to
                                                                                                      help them become more competitive in school and in
                                                                                                      the labor market.
                                                                                                      Supporting training and mentoring and personal
                                    Belso Tuz                                                         development activities for disadvantaged
                                  Egyesulet and                                                       Roma.Specific activities include: Operating an after-
                                  Roma Minority                                                       school program, in order to reduce drop out of
189     Hungary      RF HU 002        Self-        08.09.2006    04.03.2009    Completed       12,708 disadvantaged Roma children in primary and
                                  Government of                                                       secondary schools; developing student‘s talent and
                                      Komló                                                           involving their families in the process; creating an
                                                                                                      appropriate environment that will help them become
                                                                                                      more competitive in school and on the labor market.




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                                                                                                  Establishing half-day activities and programs for
                                                                                                  weekends; ensuring an environment where the
                                  Job Orientation
                                                                                                  children can be motivated to study further and
190     Hungary      RF HU 003     Foundation of     08.09.2006   31.12.2007   Completed   12,708
                                                                                                  better; offering education on Roma language and
                                        Ózd
                                                                                                  culture.The project involves the majority and minority
                                                                                                  families.

                                                                                                  Supporting training and mentoring and personal
                                                                                                  development activities for Roma children studying in
                                  Association in                                                  elementary and secondary schools; reducing the drop
                                  Szabadszallas                                                   out of disadvantaged Roma children in primary and
191     Hungary      RF HU 004   for Helping the     07.09.2006   12.06.2009   Completed   14,393 secondary schools trough individual, or micro-group
                                 Underprivileged                                                  mentoring, cooperative pedagogy, differential
                                      People                                                      pedagogy, project oriented-pedagogy, drama and
                                                                                                  acting, and new pedagogy for teaching reading and
                                                                                                  understanding skills.

                                                                                                   Decreasing the learning difficulties and other
                                                                                                   disadvantages of the Tiszabő children. Supporting
                                                                                                   350 Romani children in the school. Transferring
                                      Tiszaboi                                                     Roma children from special education school to the
192     Hungary      RF HU 005                       12/072006     Canceled    canceled
                                  Altalanos Iskola                                                 mainstream school. Increased enrolment to
                                                                                                   secondary education. CANCELED AMOUNT:11770 EUR



                                                                                                  Providing with training on anti-discrimination,
                                                                                                  strategic advocacy for 50 Romany activists in order to
                                   Roma Civil
                                                                                                  become equity experts in planning Structural Funds
                                     Rights
                                                                                                  projects.The participants will be able to act and do
                                  Foundation &
193     Hungary      RF HU 006                       15.02.2007   24.02.2009   Completed   30,000 advocacy work on behalf of Romany communities on
                                 Legal Clinic and
                                                                                                  different levels. They will be ensured to work in public
                                   Street Law
                                                                                                  sector: social sector, education, labor. It is expected
                                   Foundation
                                                                                                  that a large part of their work will focus on
                                                                                                  antidiscrimination education.




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                                                                                                 Providing educational background for their
                                                                                                 participants in order to facilities their employability
                                                                                                 on the work market. It gives the opportunity to the
                                    Hungarian                                                    Roma woman to extend or to acquire additional skills
                                      Roma                                                       by the professional trainings and services, which they
194     Hungary      RF HU 008                      17.05.2007   01.03.2009   Completed   20,000
                                    Parliament                                                   could not receive during their studies. Additional
                                      (HRP)                                                      objective of the project to realize the gender balance
                                                                                                 between the Roma man and woman in the field of
                                                                                                 employment. Furthermore the implementer ensures
                                                                                                 practice or work place for the participants.


                                                                                                  Supporting 25 disadvantaged pupils between the
                                                                                                 ages 10-14 take part in extracurricular activities with
                                                                                                 the assistance of 6 teacher-mentors;
                                   Khetanipe for                                                 Individual and group activities in order to improve
195     Hungary      RF HU 009    the Roma Unity    19.06.2007   24.04.2009   Completed   10,000 the skills of pupils;Individual trainings for grade
                                    Association                                                  repeaters;Summer camps and computer training
                                                                                                 during the summer;Moderation among the children,
                                                                                                 schools and parents by regular meetings.



                                                                                                 The educational project containing (1) training
                                                                                                 activities to professionals and volunteers working in
                                                                                                 the social welfare sphere. The 30 participants of the
                                                                                                 training program will take part in trainings related to
                                                                                                 EU-knowledge, communicational, vocational and
                                                                                                 entrepreneurial skills. (2) After completion of the
                                  Borsod County                                                  project the applicant plan to organize a conference
                                  Organization of                                                tour for local social welfare institutions, local
196     Hungary      RF HU 010    the Roma Civil    19.06.2007   01.03.2009   completed   13,600 authorities and local minority self –governments in
                                      Rights                                                     order to present their project and experiences to
                                    Movement                                                     them; they will (3) publish professional printed
                                                                                                 newsletters every 3 months containing training
                                                                                                 materials. After the project: (4) establishment of a
                                                                                                 regional network with the involvement of local
                                                                                                 organization in order to mediate the problems and to
                                                                                                 work out programs facilitating the integration of
                                                                                                 Roma community.




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                                                                                                 The educational project containing (1) training
                                                                                                 activities to professionals and volunteers working in
                                                                                                 the social welfare sphere. The 30 participants of the
                                                                                                 training program will take part in trainings related to
                                                                                                 EU-knowledge, communicational, vocational and
                                                                                                 entrepreneurial skills. (2) After completion of the
                                  Borsod County                                                  project the applicant plan to organize a conference
                                  Organization of                                                tour for local social welfare institutions, local
197     Hungary      RF HU 010    the Roma Civil    17.06.2009   01.03.2009   completed   13,600 authorities and local minority self –governments in
                                      Rights                                                     order to present their project and experiences to
                                    Movement                                                     them; they will (3) publish professional printed
                                                                                                 newsletters every 3 months containing training
                                                                                                 materials. After the project: (4) establishment of a
                                                                                                 regional network with the involvement of local
                                                                                                 organization in order to mediate the problems and to
                                                                                                 work out programs facilitating the integration of
                                                                                                 Roma community.


                                                                                                 The project is implemented in Budapest XIII. District,
                                                                                                 it is a well established Tanoda type program, which
                                                                                                 targets 12-15 years old (6-8. classes), multiple
                                  Pro-Ma Future
198     Hungary      RF HU 011                      13.08.2007   15.03.2008   completed   10,000 disadvantaged Romani students and aims to help
                                    Association
                                                                                                 them in school achievements and in integration into
                                                                                                 mainstream society. The program also helps the
                                                                                                 children with transition to secondary education.

                                                                                                 The main objective of the project is to support the
                                                                                                 integration of Roma children into mainstream
                                                                                                 education by their extracurricular activities, called
                                                                                                 Tanoda.The Tanoda is mostly focusing on children
                                                                                                 attending primary schools however they have
                                    BHIM RAO                                                     students from secondary schools also.In addition the
199     Hungary      RF HU 012                      13.08.2007   02.06.2009   completed   10,000
                                    Association                                                  project would like to change the attitude of the
                                                                                                 possible teachers towards the Roma children (They
                                                                                                 ensure practices and activities for those students who
                                                                                                 are attending pre-service teacher program at the
                                                                                                 Miskolc University).




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                                                                                                 The aim of the project is to increase the educational
                                                                                                 indicators of the local Roma community. The target
                                                                                                 group contains the disadvantaged primary school (4-
                                   Sani Luludyi
                                                                                                 8 class) and secondary school, mostly Roma
                                    Közhasznú
200     Hungary      RF HU 014                      17.08.2007   31.04.2008   completed   12,000 students. 5 of our staff are Roma people. We organize
                                   Érdekvédelmi
                                                                                                 lessons on the Roma folklore and culture by Roma
                                     Egyesület
                                                                                                 professionals. The Tanoda is open to anyone coming
                                                                                                 from the local Roma community and we continually
                                                                                                 ask their advices and opinions.
                                                                                                 The project aims to increase the educational success
                                                                                                 of Roma pupils in order to (1) combat the high level
                                      Amrita
201     Hungary      RF HU 015                      18.08.2007   24.02.2009   completed   10,000 of drop out from secondary education, (2) to increase
                                    Association
                                                                                                 the number of Roma students attending tertiary
                                                                                                 education.

                                                                                                 The project aims to increase the educational success
                                                                                                 of stated cared Roma pupils in order to (1)
                                      National
                                                                                                 compensate their multiply disadvantages, (2) combat
                                   Association of
202     Hungary      RF HU 016                      19.10.2007   05.05.2009   completed   10,000 the high level of drop out, (3) to increase the number
                                  Former Children
                                                                                                 of Roma students attending secondary schools, (4) to
                                    in State Care
                                                                                                 ensure equal chance to the disadvantage pupils in the
                                                                                                 field of education and in the field of employment.



                                                                                                 Facilitating inclusion of Roma textbooks, curricula
                                                                                                 and language into mainstream secondary schools as
                                    Secondary                                                    an elective; enrolling and educating Roma children at
                                      school                                                     standard secondary school using the Romani
203     Slovakia     RF SLO 001                     19.09.2006                 ongoing     8,000
                                   Galakticka –                                                  language; supporting inclusion and integration of 42
                                      Kosice                                                     Roma children by enrolling them into secondary
                                                                                                 schools; providing financial support for children to
                                                                                                 cover their travel expenses, accommodation, etc.




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                                                                                   Providing mentoring and tutoring for 600 Roma
                                                                                   children in six elementary schools in Kosice and the
                                                                                   region to ensure they complete school; supporting 60
                                                                                   Roma children in elementary education; educating up
                                    Secondary
                                                                                   to 200 Roma who do not have secondary or
                                      school
204     Slovakia     RF SLO 002                     19.09.2006   ongoing    23,920 vocational school background through distance
                                   Galakticka –
                                                                                   learning; preparing 200 Roma children and children
                                      Kosice
                                                                                   from disadvantaged communities in elementary
                                                                                   schools for entering secondary level education;
                                                                                   opening and running an eight-year gymnasium for 40
                                                                                   talented Roma and non-Roma children.

                                                                                   Increasing the number of Romani students from
                                                                                   isolated localities in Eastern Slovakia in secondary
                                                                                   schools in Kosice. Developing the skills of the Roma
                                     Secondary                                     students to be more competitive on labor market.
                                  school of Music                                  Helping to develop a network of young Roma
205     Slovakia     RF SLO 003                     21.03.2007   ongoing     9,000
                                  Arts and Design                                  graduates as resource persons for future work with
                                      in Kosice                                    and for Roma. 90/100 Romani students will receive
                                                                                   accredited secondary school certificate after
                                                                                   completion of school and will be able to continue
                                                                                   education in tertiary level.

         Total                                                             234,536




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