International Romani Day

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About International Romani Day

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Dates of International Romani Day
2023 InternationalApr 8
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Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Romani Day.

A day to celebrate Roma culture and history and the contributions of Roma to our societies. It is a day to acknowledge historical and systemic discrimination against this population, one of the largest minority groups in Europe (at 10 to 12 million Roma).

The day was officially declared in 1990 in Serock, Poland, the site of the fourth World Romani Congress of the International Romani Union,  in honour of the first major international meeting of Romani representatives that place in April 1971 in Chelsfield near London. 

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