ROMA - ROMA Romani people Ethnic group who trace their...

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ROMA Romani people: Ethnic group who trace their origins to medieval India Roma: A Subgroup of the Romani People who live primarily in central and Eastern Europe I. Social Status a. Squatter communities with high unemployment b. Only few are fully integrated in the society c. Mainly in former Eastern bloc nations d. Small percentage of Roma children attend school II. Population a. Second largest minority group in Bulgaria and third largest ethnic (5%) b. 2.6% in Macedonia. Suto Orizari is only place in world with Romani as official language c. 2.46% in Romania. Most socially disadvantaged group. Decade of Roma inclusion makes is officially recognized minority and receive parliamentary recognition III. Roma in Holocaust a. German citizenship removed b. Became part of Final Solution i. Some were massacred and deported to concentration camps IV.FRANCE a. Population i. 500,00(official) ii. 1.2-1.3 million (unofficial) b. Standing i. Municipalities legally required to provide land to travelers when they arrive ii. 2009=10,00 sent back to Romania iii.
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