The presentation on Roma History, Migration and Human Rights that was scheduled to take place at Duffy's Bar on 5 December 2015 will now take place on 8 April 2016 to mark the International Romani Day.
The time, venue and programme for the event will be announced closer to the date.
As part of the
event, Open Society Institute (OSI) European Roma Rights in Action project officer and president of Roma Education Support Trust (REST), Denisa Psenickova will talk about who the Roma are, where they are coming from, and the reasons behind Roma migration.
Psenickova will also give an overview of the historical and current situation concerning the Roma and their rights as people.
For more information on the International Romani Day, see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Romani_Day
See also, Patrin's 'Timeline of Romani History', see .
1. For the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival Leicester 2015 programme, see .
2. For more information on The Festival, contact Ambrose Musiyiwa .