Useful resources

Reports, studies

  • Report Human rights of Roma and Travellers in Europe, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, Council of Europe Publishing, February 2012 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • « Roma people in Europe in the 21st century : violence, exclusion, insecurity »  European Association for the Defence of Human Rights, October 2012 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe (2012) « Human rights of Roma and Travelers in Europe » (Council of Europe Publishing) 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • Cemlyn, S., et al (2009) « Inequalities Experienced by Gypsy and Traveller Communities: a Review » (Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission") 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • « Discrimination and the Roma Community » Annual Report 2012 - Fundación Secretariado Gitano 
    Document (pdf)
     

Practical resources

  • European Court of Human Rights website 
    Go to website
     
  • Useful information before applying to the Court
    Go to website
     
  • Application pack: compilation of useful documents to apply to the Court 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • List of the national employment services 
    Go to website
     

Transitional rules on the free movement of workers 

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Institutional webpages

Legislation

EU Treaties

  • Treaty on European Union, consolidated version, 2012/C 326/01, OJEU 26 October 2012
    Document (pdf)
     
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, consolidated version, 2012/C 326/01, OJEU  26 October 2012
    Document (pdf)
     
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, 2012/C 326/02, OJEU  26 October 2012 
    Document (pdf)
     

EU Directives and Regulations 

  • Council Directive 2000/43/EC of 29 June 2000 implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of racial or ethnic origin 
    Document (html)
     
  • Directive 2004/38/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States 
    Document (pdf)
     
  • Council Regulation (EC) No 539/2001 of 15 March 2001 listing the third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders and those whose nationals are exempt from that requirement, OJEU 21 March 2001 
    Document (pdf) 
     
  • Regulation (EU) No 492/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 April 2011 on freedom of movement for workers within the Union, OJEU 27 May 2011 
    Document (pdf)
     

Council of Europe legislation

  • European Social Charter (revised), Strasbourg, 3 May 1996 
    Document (html)
     
  • Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Rome, 4 November 1950 
    Document (pdf)