The concept of Roma Responsive Budgeting at the local level discussed in Podgorica

13 June 2022 Podgorica, Montenegro

A meeting on improving budgeting for Roma and the Egyptians at the local level was held on 13 June in Podgorica. The event was organised by the Council of Europe Programme Office – through the joint EU-CoE ROMACTED Phase II Programme, the Ministry of Human and Minority Rights, and the Regional...

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PRESS RELEASE: Block the Hatred, Share Respect! Theatre as a tool to promote diversity and foster respect among children from different communities

14 - 15 June 2022 Tivat, Montenegro

It is important for local institutions and education establishments to reduce social distance and promote respect between all community members in local societies, notwithstanding their ethnic origins, and to advance the values of diversity and inclusion from the early stage of education, in...

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International Roma Day marked in several municipalities in Montenegro

7 - 12 April 2022 Montenegro

Within the joint programme of the European Union and the Council of Europe ROMACTED II, in the period from 7 to 12 April, numerous activities marked the International Roma Day, 8 April. In cooperation with the NGO "Young Roma", the support organisation in the implementation of ROMACTED...

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Community Action Groups and Institutional Working Groups established in Montenegro

23 December 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

In the previous period, the ROMACTED team in Montenegro established Community Action Groups (CAGs) and Institutional Working Groups (IWGs) in all partner municipalities in Montenegro: Bar, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Herceg Novi, Nikšić, Tivat, and Ulcinj. Significant support for the implementation of...

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National Workshop on Participatory Local Strategic Planning organised in Montenegro

19 November 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

The first National Workshop on "Participatory Local Strategic Planning" was organised in Podgorica within the framework of Phase II of the Joint EU-CoE ROMACTED Programme. The event followeed the official launch conference, which took place on 18 November in Hotel Hilton in Podgorica. The...

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New phase of EU - Council of Europe programme for Roma in Montenegro will focus on Covid-19 consequences and responsive budgeting

18 November 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

The second phase of the joint CoE/EU ROMACTED Programme “Promoting Good Governance and Roma Empowerment at Local Level” was launched in Podgorica today. The Programme will run from 2021 to 2024 in the country’s capital Podgorica and seven municipalities: Bar, Berane, Bijelo Polje, Herceg Novi,...

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Launch of the Second Phase of the Joint CoE/EU ROMACTED Programme “Promoting Good Governance and Roma Empowerment at Local Level”

17 November 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

The Launching Conference of the Second Phase of the Joint CoE/EU ROMACTED Programme on “Promoting Good Governance and Roma Empowerment at Local Level” will be held in Podgorica tomorrow, 18 November 2021. Introductory speeches at the Conference will be given by: Mr Sergej Sekulović, Minister -...

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ROMACTEDII Call for Proposals: Support Organisation for Activities in Camp Konik – Podgorica

1 September 2021 Strasbourg

Within the framework of the Joint European Union/Council of Europe Programme ROMACTED Phase II on “Promoting good governance and Roma empowerment at local level”, the Council of Europe hereby issues this Call for Proposals in order to select a Support Organisation in Montenegro to provide...

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The ROMACTED Support Team in Montenegro completed initial visits to municipalities within ROMACTED II

29 July 2021 Montenegro

In the past month, the ROMACTED Support Team from Montenegro, led by the Project Officer and the Support Organisation NGO "Young Roma", completed the visits to partner municipalities in Montenegro within Phase II of the ROMACTED Programme. The meetings with the mayors and other municipal...

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ROMACTED 2 Support Team Meeting in Podgorica

12 July 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

The ROMACTED 2 Support Team meeting took place in Podgorica on 12 July and gathered together the Project staff, Support Organisation as well as the group of newly selected facilitators. The event was, above all, an opportunity for the team members to get to know each other and agree on the...

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ROMACTED Programme Phase II to kick off in the Western Balkans and Turkey

4 March 2021 Podgorica, Montenegro

ROMACTED Programme Phase II officially started on 1 January 2021 and it will be implemented during the period of four years (48 months). The European Union/Council of Europe ROMACTEDII Programme will be a natural follow-up to the implementation of Phase I of the ROMACTED Programme in the Western...

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ROMACTEDII Call for Proposals: Support Organisations

1 December 2020 Strasbourg, France

Within the framework of the Joint European Union/ Council of Europe Programme ROMACTED Phase II on “Promoting good governance and Roma empowerment at local level”, the Call for Proposals for the Support Organisations is now published. The Joint European Union/ Council of Europe ROMACTEDII...

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Finalisation of COVID-19 response actions in Montenegro

30 November 2020 Podgorica, Montenegro

The first wave of the pandemic had hit the Roma community on a large scale and, despite consistent support provided by ROMACTED and other programmes, the whole Roma community remained the weakest part of Montenegrin society at an additional risk of marginalisation. Unfortunately, as current...

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ROMACTED Call for Tenders: Thematic Consultants and Facilitators

30 November 2020 Strasbourg, France

Within the framework of the Joint European Union/ Council of Europe Programme ROMACTED Phase II on “Promoting good governance and Roma empowerment at local level”, the Call for Tenders (Thematic Consultants and Facilitators) for the provision of consultancy services on the inclusion of Roma at...

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ROMACTED Call for tenders: Facilitators and experts

1 August 2018 Strasbourg, France

The Council of Europe has launched a Call for Tenders (Facilitators and Experts) for the provision of consultancy services on the inclusion of Roma at local and regional level in the seven beneficiaries within the framework of the ROMACTED Programme on “Promoting good governance and Roma...

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Launching of the ROMACTED Programme to support Roma integration at local level

17 July 2018 Podgorica, Montenegro

The Joint Council of Europe and European Union Programme, ROMACTED: Promoting Good Governance and Roma Empowerment at Local Level, was officially launched in Podgorica on 17 July. The signing ceremony of the Memoranda of Understanding between the Ministry of Human and Minority Rights, local...

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Joint COE/EU programme on “Promoting good governance and ROMA empowerment at local level” to be launched in Podgorica tomorrow

16 July 2018 Podgorica, Montenegro

On July 17th, the launching conference of the joint CoE/EU ROMACTED programme on “Promoting Good Governance and Roma Empowerment at Local Level” will take place in Podgorica. Opening speeches will be delivered by Mr Leon GJOKAJ, the Director General of the Directorate for the Protection of...

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Closing date: 19 March 2018

Vacancy Notice- ROMACTED Project Officer in the Council of Europe Office in Podgorica

27 February 2018

In the framework of the European Commission and Council of Europe Joint Programme ROMACTED “Promoting good governance and Roma empowerment at local level”, the Council of Europe is opening a new vacancy for the Project Officer to be based in field office in Podgorica. Employment is limited to...

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