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HARD TIMES AND HARDENING ATTITUDES: THE ECONOMIC DOWNTURN AND THE RISE OF VIOLENCE AGAINST ROMA

June 9, 2009 - 1539 Longworth House Office Building

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Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Alcee L. Hastings Co-Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Ms. Katalin Barsony Film Maker and Project Manager Budapest-based Roma NGO Romedia Foundation
Mr. Stanislav Daniel Research Consultant European Roma Rights Center
Ms. Isabela Mihalache Senior Program Manager, Roma Initiatives Open Society Institute (OSI)
Mr. Andrzej Mirga Advisor on Romani Issues OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
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