25.07.2016Principals from the "Amalipe" school network will pass training courses for scholar leadership in New York
"America for Bulgaria" Foundation has published a list of names of school principals who will attend the "Scholar leaders Academy" course for 10 days in the Colombian University in New York city.
Among the approved participants are three of our principals of village schools with high percentage of Roma students. The "Amalipe" school network representatives are:
- Krasimira Dimitrova - Primary school "General Kartsov", village of Hristo Danovo, Karlovo district.
- Stoyna Deltcheva - Primary school "Hristo Botev", village of Dalgo pole, Kaloyanovo...
25.07.2016Canadian diplomats visited the Municipality of Elin Pelin to get in touch with the state of Roma people
Canadian diplomatic delegation has visited the Municipality of Elin Pelin to get in touch with the state of the local Roma community and the main challenges for establishing the politics for Roma integration. The diplomats talked with the habitants from the neighborhoods in the villages of Lesnovo and Doganovo and met the representatives of the local authority, volunteers from the \"Amalipe\" Youth club leaded by Anelia Dudinova, Roma activists and informal leaders. The Canadians asked questions about education, discrimination cases, the percentage of Roma...
20.07.2016Help the affected by the flood in Rozino!
The village of Rozino, Karlovo was flooded on July 15. More than 50 houses in the village center and in the Roma neighborhood were flooded of the rain. Families left without any belongings. The family of a widower who alone takes care of his seven children, each of whom attend school or kindergarten, lost everything for minutes.
Let's help the victims of that tragedy! They need belongings, blankets, children's clothes ... And of course, by a sign that they are not alone in their tragedy!
Please send clothes and other belongings at:
20.07.2016Upcoming: EGAM is holding a Roma Empowerment meeting in Sofia
The event will take place between the 21st - 24th of July in the Central Hotel in Sofia.
The event will gather the top leaders from Roma and Non Roma organisations from across Europe, and is the annual opportunity to discuss the state of racism against Roma communities in Europe today, in addition to planning and coordinating the 2016 Roma Pride and discussing the next steps of the Lety Initiative.
The meeting will be attended by the president of EGAM Benjamin Abtan, Krassimir Kanev from the Bulgarian Helsinski Committee, Deyan Kolev and Teodora Krumova from Center Amalipe,...
20.07.2016Center "Amalipe" conducted training on "Community Development"
From 14 to 16 of July, the "Lesoparka" hotel once again opened its doors to welcome Center "Amalipe" and friends. Moderators from all centers for community development, established by CIDT "Amalipe" and coordinators to the organization, along with other representatives of Roma organizations, including the Association L.A.R.G.O, Kyustendil, Association "New Road", Hayredin, "World without borders", Stara Zagora, participated in the training on "Community development in the Roma community."
Achievements of the centers for the first half of the year were discussed...