Romanian project team continues inducement meetings in schools in rural communities with large Roma population with an encounter in Bughea de Sus. It is a traditional gated community, where early marriage is a severe problem. Our team talked with girls of 9 to 15 years of age, who were very receptive. So long girls, see […]

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On April 8, International Day for Roma and Sinti people, Isernia (Molise Region, Italy) was home to the I Festival of Molisian Roma and Sinti culture. The Festival was organized by Concetta Sarachella, who leads on the Marry When You Are Ready project work for the regions of Abruzzo and Molise, where the Sinti community […]

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Roma girls, very young, objects of combined marriages, are the tragic victims of antique traditions being perpetuated: early marriages are a physical and psychological violences on these girls, which produces social exclusion, drop out from education, risks on health, early maternity, scarce capacity of self-determination. UNICEF reports on this in its Report on the condition […]

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