We are able to integrate Roma and help refugees.

Press releases

  • The Right Roma on the Job! #rightroma #1may

    On May 1st, all 8 countries involved in the RARE: Changing Discourses, Changing Practices: The Roma as Human Resource project celebrate together the rights of Roma people on the labor market  in a common campaign for the International Labor Day. Read more

  • American Actors Visiting Slovakia´s Settlements – Connected By Uniqueness

    This year marks the fifth time the American actors of the Dramatic Adventure Theatre (DAT) from New York accepted the invitation of ETP Slovakia (ETP) to visit Roma settlements and support the personality development of children, young people and adults from marginalized Roma communities through a series of interactive artistic workshops.Read more

  • Conference on the Community Work in Marginalized Roma Communities

    Projects Developing Communities and Community of its Way to Prosperity implemented by non-profit organizations People in Need Slovakia (PiN) and ETP Slovakia – Centre for Sustainable Development (ETP Slovakia) are the main subjects of the conference that will take place on 11th February 2015 at the Regional Office in Prešov.Read more

  • Press Release for the Civil Society Prize

    The gold Civil Society Prize of the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels (EESC) was awarded yesterday to ETP Slovakia – Centre for Sustainable Development.

    The prize is €15 000.  Two silver prizes were awarded to the Czech organization IQ Roma servis and to the Reverend Archimandrite Athinagoras Loukataris from Greece, both of them receiving 7 500 €.

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  • Gold for Roma Integration

    We are European Number One

    The gold Civil Society Prize awarded by the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels was accepted yesterday by ETP Slovakia – Centre for Sustainable Development.

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  • ETP Slovakia is one of the 8 candidates for the Civil Society Prize

    Since 2006 the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)  has been awarding  the Civil Society Prize that rewards and supports initiatives of organizations and/or individuals who contribute significantly to the promotion of European identity and integration that operates at local, regional, national or European level.

    ETP Slovakia was chosen as one of the 8 finalists of whom three will be awarded with the prize money totaling 30,000 euros. The winners will be awarded on Oct. 16, 2014 in Brussels.

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  • During the day, football and live music in the settlement; in the evening, theater and fashion show

    On Thursday, August 28th, together with Michal Kaščák, Matúš Vallo, Lydka Šuchová, Sendreiovci and the other musicians from Para and Slobodná Európa, we went to the settlement on Budulovská street. After the festival Moldava Together 2014 was banned, we decided to visit people from settlement and spend the day together – by playing football, listening to and making good music and enjoying the really good weather.

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  • Children Transferred Happenings from Daily Life in the Settlement onto the Stage

    Talented children and youth from the marginalized Roma settlement Budulovská in Moldava nad Bodvou, who regularly attend the community center, once again showed that trough the art they can express what can only hardly be described by words – that their everyday reality is full of joy and sadness, that they often have to face discrimination in various forms but also that the stage is for them a space where they can freely express their personality.

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  • Jackie Jaramillo Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, Colorado Springs, Colorado AreaProgram Development

    You and your staff at ETP Slovakia have done marvelous work over the years. I admire your commitment, courage and compassion. Future generations of Roma will have a better quality of life because of your work. Congratulations!
  • Noelle Dominique Rodriguez Dramatic Adventure Theatre

    They are incredibly amazing!! They do so much good for the kids especially. With more funding I think they can rise to new heights!!! 29. july 2015
  • Janice Amaya Actress

    We are missing Stara Lubovna today and every day - we can never forget all our beautiful friends :) Say hello to the kids from all of us at Dramatic Adventure Theatre!!!