In a joint call, initiated by the European Union of Jewish Students (EUJS) and Phiren Amenca as well as with members of ARDI - The Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup and WGAS - The European Parliament Working Group on Antisemitism, we are declaring our solidarity with the Roma community and call on the EU and national authorities to intervene in the face of dangerous discrimination.
We hope to simultaneously raise attention and awareness for this important issue on Social Media using the #Act4RomaLives Hashtag.
Join us in standing in solidarity with Roma in times of crisis!
Jewish Rights are Roma Rights and Roma Rights are Jewish Rights!
HOW TO JOIN IN?
Print a copy of the above poster (download here) and share a picture of yourself holding the poster on social media using the hashtag "#Act4RomaLives"
As a policymaker or lawmaker email, contact EUJS at email@example.com, outlining your interest in being a signatory to the below open letter.
MEP Romeo Franz, Co-President of ARDI, Member Greens/EFA
MEP Sergey Lagodinsky, Vice-Chair of WGAS, Member Greens/EFA
MEP Brando Benifei, Board Member of WGAS, Member S&D
MEP Anna Júlia Donáth, Member of Renew Europe Group
MdB Peter Heidt, Chairman Commitee for Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid in the German Parliament
Edit: The campaign #Act4RomaLives was initiated by the the Alliance for Solidarity with the Sinti and Roma of Europe. We are supporting their important work. More info can be found here: https://romaday.org