Roma migrants: challenge or opportunity?

Posted on January 27, 2014 by

Roma Migrants: A challenge or an opportunity for our cities?

A panel discussion forum with

  • Rt Hon David Blunkett, MP
  • Dr Michael Stewart (University College London)
  • Carol Powell, Principal, Gorton Mount Primary Academy
  • Fay Selvan, Chief Executive, The Big Life Company
  • Professor Yaron Matras, University of Manchester
  • Dr Nissa Finney, University of Manchester
  • Ramona Constantin, Romani Community Outreach Worker

and launch of the book ‘I met lucky people’: The Story of the Romani Gypsies (Penguin Press/Allen Lane), by Yaron Matras

The forum will be on Thursday, 13 February 2014, 4-6pm, in the Main Lecture Theatre, Samuel Alexander Building, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL.

For more information, see the attached flyer or contact the Romani Project at romani at, or by phone on 0161 275 5999 during working hours.