Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Heritage Days
There are several days throughout the year which are significant to people from Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities. We invite you to learn about and mark these heritage days on social media.
January 27th Holocaust Memorial Day
February 20th Commemoration of the abolition of Roma slavery in Romania
March 1st Recognition of Irish Travellers receiving ethnic minority status in Ireland
April 8th International Romani Day
April 17th Recognition of Irish Travellers receiving ethnic minority status in UK
May 16th Romani Resistance Day
1st - 30th June Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month
August 2nd Roma Holocaust Remembrance Day
November 5th International Day of Romani language
December 10th Human Rights Day
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