Measures to Promote the Situation of Roma EU Citizens in the European Union

14-01-2011

The study presents a critical assessment of the national action plans, measures and instruments designed to promote the situation of Roma EU citizens in the EU, focusing on six new and six old member states. It identifies the legal instruments and policies which can be used and put in place at the EU level, outlines the elements of a European Strategy for Roma Inclusion, and presents practical policy recommendations for the facilitation of Roma integration in the EU. Annex of this study is available under title "Measures to promote the situation of Roma EU citizens in the European Union - Country reports" (see: PE 432 751) !

The study presents a critical assessment of the national action plans, measures and instruments designed to promote the situation of Roma EU citizens in the EU, focusing on six new and six old member states. It identifies the legal instruments and policies which can be used and put in place at the EU level, outlines the elements of a European Strategy for Roma Inclusion, and presents practical policy recommendations for the facilitation of Roma integration in the EU. Annex of this study is available under title "Measures to promote the situation of Roma EU citizens in the European Union - Country reports" (see: PE 432 751) !

External author

William BARTLETT (London School of Economics and Political Science, UK), Roberta BENINI (Nomisma Institute of Economic Research, Bologna, Italy) and Claire GORDON (London School of Economics and Political Science, UK)