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Romania: Roma at risk of forced eviction in Romania
26 August 2011

Hundreds of people, mainly of Roma origin, are facing forced eviction in the next week by local authorities in Baia Mare, north-western Romania. If ...

Urgent Action       EUR 39/007/2011

Protect the right to housing in new Romanian housing law ...
6 July 2011

The human right to adequate housing is not currently recognized or adequately protected in Romanian legislation.

Action Document      

Romania: A public company should not be allowed to evict ...
1 July 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 1 July 2011. Index: EUR 39/006/2011. A public company should not ...

Public Statement       EUR 39/006/2011

Romania legal system condemning Roma to poor housing ...
23 June 2011

Romania's inadequate housing laws coupled with widespread intolerance mean local authorities openly discriminate against Roma.

Report Abstract      

Romania: Mind the legal gap: Roma and the right to housing ...
23 June 2011

The right to adequate housing is a human right that everyone is entitled to without discrimination. However, in Romania, the right to housing is not ...

Document       EUR 39/004/2011

Romania's candidacy for election to the UN Human Rights ...
27 May 2011

In this open letter, written on the occasion of Romania's candidacy for membership of the UN Human Rights Council in the elections scheduled for ...

Open Letter       EUR 39/005/2011

Authorities of Cluj-Napoca must take action for evicted Roma ...
9 May 2011

In December 2010 Cluj-Napoca authorities forcibly evicted 350 Roma people from their homes. Some were placed in inadequate housing, others were ...

Action Document      

Romania: Miercurea Ciuc authorities undermine obligations to ...
27 April 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. Index: EUR 39/003/2011. 27 April 2011. Romania: Miercurea Ciuc authorities ...

Public Statement       EUR 39/003/2011

Security with Human Rights
6 April 2011

Amnesty International is launching a major worldwide campaign, Security with Human Rights. It aims to expose governments that violate human rights ...

Document       ACT 30/001/2011

Wire, April/May 2011. Vol. 41, issue 02
1 April 2011

1) Death and injury the order of the day 2) LiveWire: Libya; Romania; Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories; Egypt 3) Time to demand a bullet ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2011