Romani Week 2021

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk


Transforming the Inclusion of the Roma Women through their social and political mobilisations
Friday the 1st of October 16.15 pm – 18.00UK time Guests:
• Delia Grigore- University Lecturer at University of Bucharest and President at the Roma Center Amare Romentza
• Nicoleta Bitu – Romani feminist – human rights activist for Roma and Romani women.
• Veronica Petrescu- Intersectional activist she/her
• Aluna Lepadatu – Roma rights activist/journalist
• Rosa Maria Cisneros –Artist, researcher and activist Coventry University
• Oana Dorobantu - Queer Romani feminist author, researcher, former journalist and communication specialist for human rights NGOs.
• Maria Cortes Gomes – Member of the Gitana Women’s Association Drom Kotar Mestipen and graduated in Pedagogy -University of Barcelona
Join us for an open discussion and a challenging topic which will address Roma Women Inclusion, Intersectionality Equality and share good practice.
At this event we will look into how to remove ‘Unconscious Biases’, explore gender equality, the power of Inclusion and why does it matter.
Also, we will touch on the importance of visuals and films in relation to the topics and transformational potential.
Period1 Oct 2021
Held atEuropean Commission, Belgium
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Roma Women
  • Gender
  • Arts and Culture
  • Cultural heritage