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 Emily Logan said the poverty experienced by more than half the 5,000 Roma living in the State was ‘relentless’.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Roma children in Ireland are going to school “starving” due to high levels of poverty, a leading member of the community said on Thursday. Gabi Munt(...)

  Rado Rostas and his niece Liza at home in north inner city Dublin, where eight people share two beds and the heating does not work: “Roma In Ireland: A National Needs Assessment” examines the Roma experience in Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

More than half the Roma people in Ireland are living in consistent poverty, a study has found. Many Roma households have no income other than through(...)

Sabina Higgins during Roma Holocaust Memorial Day at The Mansion House, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Sabina Higgins gave an emotional address at the Roma Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony on Wednesday, which commemorated the deaths of an estimated 500,(...)

Binaca Paun, Simona Zlatariu, Estera Zlatariu, Ezechial Zlatariu and Danial Spirache, members of the Roma community, at a tribute in Merrion Square to the Roma and Sinti populations who were killed in the Holocaust. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

A memorial service has taken place for members of the Roma community who died in the Holocaust. Some 500,000 Roma and Sinti (a branch of Roma) people(...)

Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald opened the Pavee Point conference on Roma children’s rights in Dublin today. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The events surrounding the taking into care of two Roma children last year were a “shame for the State” and an “embarrassment for the Governmen(...)