Sharmin Chowdhury Hamvas a Ph D researcher has given a paper at the 7th Annual Graduate Student Conference

Published: Wednesday 18 April 2012

Sharmin Chowdhury Hamvas a Ph D researcher has given a paper at the 7th Annual Graduate Student Conference at University of Pittsburgh on 30-31 March 2012. The topic of the conference was ‘Crisis, Continuity, and Change in the European Union’ and her paper was on ‘The implementation of the Race Directive (EU Directive 2000/43/EC) on the minority Roma group in selected accession states in the European Union such as Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria and the Czech Republic’. Her paper questioned the effectiveness of this European Directive in protecting the rights of the Roma minority with regard to access to education, employment, healthcare etc.

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