Today, the Multiethnic Feminist Network of Vojvodina supported the Roma community in Ukraine and the Ukrainian people because of Russia's invasion of that country. "We want to send messages of support to the Ukrainian people, as well as to the Roma community that is there and surviving various forms of torture, trauma, racism and discrimination," said Vesna Cerimovic of the Novi Becej Roma Association.
On the occasion of the International Day against Racism, the Association of Roma Novi Becej today as it did in previous years points out to the domestic and partner violence, racism and discrimination, human rights violations, arranged child marriages and to the importance of education.
Vesna Ćerimović, activist of the Roma Association Novi Bečej - SOS Helpline on languages of national minorities was a guest on the show "We today" on the TV channel K1 on March 16th, 2022. She spoke about the problems that activists and SOS consultants face in their work on prevention and protection of girls from child marriages.
The Campaign "Month of Roma Women's Activism" is implemented from March 8th to April 8th every year, and this year the Multiethnic Feminist Network of Vojvodina will implement six actions "At the Coffee, Against Gender-based Violence and Discrimination", within the project "Improving Safety of Women in Serbia - You are not alone”, supported by the Norwegian government and the UNWOMEN office in Serbia.
On the December 23rd, 2021. Association of Roma Novi Becej held the „Roma Night" in Novi Becej as a part of the project "Dancing through Roma history". During the evening, Roma national dresses were exhibited, guests presented the Roma dancing with songs and dances and thank-you certificates were given to Roma women long-term activists and associates of the Association.
During the 16th day of activism, the Roma Association Novi Bečej had implemented a series of activities such as setting up billboard, designed, printed and distributing pamphlets, making videos, held the Online Conference...