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Health impact assessment and evaluation of a Roma housing project in Hungary.
Author(s): Molnár A, Ádány R, Ádám B, Gulis G, Kósa K
Abstract:

An outstanding feature of marginalized Roma communities is their severely substandard living conditions, which contribute to their worse health status compared to the majority. However, health consequences of international and local-level housing initiatives in most cases fail to be assessed prospectively or evaluated after implementation.

Health of Roma children in Vilnius and Ventspils.
Author(s): Kanapeckiene V, Valinteliene R, Berzanskyte A, Kevalas R, Supranowicz P
Abstract:

According to the literature data, Roma health and living conditions in Central and Eastern Europe are poorer than of the rest of population. However, the more detailed information about Roma health is lacking. The aim of the study was to evaluate morbidity, health self-assessment, and prevalence of addictions among Roma children in Vilnius and Ventspils and to compare with health indicators of non-Roma children. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS.

Health status of Gypsies and Travellers in England
Author(s): Parry G, Van Cleemput P, Peters J, Walters S, Thomas K, Cooper C
Abstract:

To provide the first valid and reliable estimate of the health status of Gypsies and Travellers in England by using standardised instruments to compare their health with that of a UK resident non-Traveller sample, drawn from different socioeconomic and ethnic groups, matched for age and sex.

Health status of Roma women in Spain
Author(s): Pilar Carrasco-Garrido, Ana López de Andrés, Valentin Hernández Barrera, Isabel Jiménez-Trujillo, Rodrigo Jiménez-García
Abstract:

The objective of the present study is to describe the health status of Roma women in Spain. Population-based health data have become available for this group, and we can now identify differences with non-Roma women.

Health status of the roma population in Hungary
Author(s): Kósa K, Lénárt B, Ádány R
Abstract:

The status and problems of the roma (gipsy) population have been in the forefront in Hungary and have called for numerous benevolent interventions. Successful planning and implementation of programs aimed at the improvement of their health status must be based on solid facts regarding their problems and the causes behind.

Housed Gypsies and Travellers in the UK: work, exclusion and adaptation
Author(s): Smith D, Greenfields M
Abstract:

Abstract: Gypsies and Travellers1 are one of the most excluded black and minority ethnic (BME) communities in the UK across numerous domains. Despite the increased policy focus on levels of unemployment and economic inactivity among BME groups in recent years, little attention has been paid to the economic position of Gypsies and Travellers, not least because there is a lack of systematic data on the employment status and working patterns of these communities. 

IMPROVING ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE OF ROMA COMMUNITY IN VALJEVO
Author(s): Tanja Dimitrijević
Abstract:

Issues concerning health of Roma have not often been the subject of research in Serbia, despite the fact that the data on life quality of the majority of this ethnic group indicate that living conditions of majority of Roma largely cause and perpetuate their health problems. 

Roma colonies in Hungary--medical care of children and hygienic conditions
Author(s): Ungváry G, Odor A, Bényi M ,Balogh S, Szakmáry E.
Abstract:

The hygienic conditions and the public health safety of the Hungarian Roma living in colonies are poorly known, the health care of Romany children is often subject to criticism.

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