Roma <br />Prof. Dr Vogt <br />Student: Mariana Rosca <br />
Roma the Europe's unwanted <br />Picture source: http://www.google.it/imgres?imgurl=http://www.eliznik.org.uk/RomaniaHistory/historyimages/gypsy2.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.eliznik.org.uk/RomaniaHistory/minority-gypsies.htm&h=450&w=678&sz=64&tbnid=f_cy0ZMBn4hArM:&tbnh=92&tbnw=139&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dgypsy%2Bpictures&zoom=1&q=gypsy+pictures&hl=it&usg=__IQpNYOixQwe8XcLESwVeEGVud_A=&sa=X&ei=LEUGTauuI92BnAfmj8DlDQ&ved=0CCQQ9QEwAQ<br />
Terminology related to Roma: <br /><ul><li> There are different terminologies used to describe Roma minority such as Rom, Romany, Gypsy, Sinti and Traveller.
In Italy, Roma are divided in three big groups: Sinti, Rom and Caminanti. </li></li></ul><li>Roma historical context <br /><ul><li>The Romani people of Europe are descended from groups which left India around 1,000 years ago and began arriving on the territory of today's European Union around the 14th � 15th century. </li></li></ul><li>Statistics of Roma, Italy <br /><ul><li>In Italy, the Roma community is estimated at between 120,000 and 160,000 persons, with possibly half of the Romani community born elsewhere or directly descended from migrants in recent generations. During 2008, the government of Italy carried out a high profile campaign in three regions, to document Roma living in �nomads camps� and other excluded settlements in the country. According to the results of the �census�, there was a total of 12,346 Roma people � including 5,436 minors � living in camps around Rome, Naples and Milan.</li></li></ul><li>Why Roma is a problem?<br />Intergration problems<br />Victims of Violence, Exclusion and Racism <br />Marginalization of Roma <br />
The situation of Roma in Italy: <br />Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdNL4pHxmpo (Racism on the rise against Italy's gypsy camps) <br />
Roma �Inclusion� Plan<br />Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njMFHadpR_0 (Roma evicted from Italian camp) <br />