Czech Republic


2016, 15 December
In the framework of the Joint European Commission and Council of Europe ROMACT Project, the Council of Europe is... more
2016, 26 October
In the premises of the Council of Europe (CoE) office in Brussels, Valeriu Nicolae, Special Representative of the... more
2016, 14 September
Translation of Commissioner Věra Jourová speech, for the ROMACT Programme launch event in Czech Republic on... more



The population of Roma origin living in Czech Republic is estimated at 200,000 (Council of Europe, 2012). 82% of them are at risk of poverty compared to 50% of non Roma (UNDP, 2011).
In the Czech Republic, ROMACT implementation started in 2015 with four municipalities:  Budišov nad Budišovkou, Litvínov, Rokycany and Vítkov.


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