Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

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HEARING: ROMANI HUMAN RIGHTS: OLD PROBLEMS, NEW POSSIBILITIES

April 9, 2002 - 2325 Rayburn House Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell Chairman Helsinki Commission
Congressman Christopher H. Smith Co-Chairman Helsinki Commission
Congressman Joseph R. Pitts Commissioner Helsinki Commission
Nicolae Gheorghe Section Head - Contact Point on Roma and Sinti Issues OSCE Office for Human Rights
Dimitrina Petrova Executive Director European Roma Rights Center
H.E. Elena Borislavova Poptodorova Ambassador of the Republic of Bulgaria to the U.S.  
Rumyan Russinov Director Roma Participation Project

Countries

Bulgaria
Czech Republic

Issues

Citizenship and Political Rights
Roma


   
 

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