Dr. Andriy Yurash (Head of Department on Religious Affairs and Nationalities at the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine) shared his views on the importance of the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme, and current challenges with regard to minority issues in Ukraine.…Read more
The second day of the EPP final conferences ends with the main message “minority rights are integral part of human rights”. The second day of the conference kicked off with a keynote speech by Dr. Jasper Krommendijk on international and…Read more
Most of the participants of the EPP final conferences are familiar with the project through the activities of the past three years. Some of them shared their views and gave feedback on why EPP was a success. Olga Vasilieva is…Read more
Today the ECMI EPP team kicked off the first part of the final conference within the framework of the project. The event featured formal welcomes, keynote speeches and discussion sessions, and concluded with the presentation of the ECMI EPP…Read more
After the three years of extensive field work in Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine, the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme will conclude this summer. The final conferences will take place in Kyiv, Ukraine between 15 and 18 May 2017. Throughout the last…Read more
The ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme (EPP) team is back from Ukraine and their latest activities in Kyiv. The ECMI EPP team organised two seminars focusing on indigenous peoples and Roma mediation in the beginning of April, with participation from local stakeholders…Read more
The European Centre for Minority Issues (Flensburg, Germany) will continue hosting seminars under the framework of the Eastern Partnership Programme “National minorities and ethno-political issues: Belarus – Moldova – Ukraine” and is opening a call for participation in seminars to…Read more
Concluding seminars on the combination of different approaches to equality provision and anti-discrimination.
The EPP team has returned after conducting a two-day seminar in the capital and two regional events. The series of seminars dedicated to the combination of different approaches to equality provision and anti-discrimination was held in Kyiv, Mykolaiv and Vinnytsia.…Read more
Ms. Oxana Gumannaia, a psychologist with extensive experience in social assistance and anti-discrimination issues, will give a presentation on optimal combination of different approaches and opportunities for minorities’ protection from discrimination and ensuring ethnicity-based equality with the case of Moldova.…Read more
How to Provide National-based Equality and How to Provide Participation of National and Ethnic Minorities in Public Life?
The Seminar on “The combination of different approaches to equality provision and anti-discrimination” will take place in Kyiv on 26-27 September 2016. We will talk with Alexander Osipov, researcher from Germany, about upcoming event, European experience in providing equality and…Read more