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Introducing RomaHealthNetwork



RomaHealthNetwork is a web-based, virtual network supported by the Open Society Institute's Public Health Program – Roma Health Project, which aims to advance the health and human rights of marginalized persons by building the capacity of civil society leaders and organizations, furthermore the Program advocate for accountability and a strong civil society role in health policy and practice.

Main objective of the RomaHealthNetwork is to provide an internet-based forum which can serve as an online scientific platform for organizations (Academic and Scientific Institutions, researchers' groups, NGOs, etc.) who are engaged in Roma health-related activities and researches.

RomaHealthNetwork is a versatile initiate which unites several functions in one hand. It provides
• moderated forum serving as basis for turning the networking into living cooperation,
• structured database providing regular, updated literature review and
• basis for follow-up events related to Roma health, and
• will give the possibility in finding partners and encourage them for launching new joint researches and activities.

Hopefully, RomaHealthNetwork will inspire you and other actors to join and expand RomaHealthNetwork in order to achieve its mission for the interest of the health improvement of Roma people on individual as well as on community level.