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ERIO Fact sheet: Hate Speech against Roma in the Media

July 15th 2015

This fact sheet aims to raise awareness about the hate speech against Roma with special focus on media used as a dissemination tool.

With this fact sheet, ERIO intends to inform about the negative effects of hate speech and give some illustrative examples, and provide different stakeholders with general recommendations on how to fight such phenomenon.

The fact sheet covers the following issues:

  • Definition of hate speech
  • Harm of hate speech on victims
  • Cases of hate speech against Roma in the media
  • Recommendations

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The European Roma Information Office (ERIO) is an international advocacy organisation which promotes political and public discussion on Roma issues by providing information to the EU institutions, civil society and governments. Through its wide network, it aims to combat racist discrimination against Roma through awareness raising, lobbying
and policy development.