Human Rights Challenges 


According to the Universal Periodic Review from United Nations, the human rights challenges in Romania relates to:

  • Access to education for minority groups;
  • Discrimination on the ground of gender identity and sexual orientation;
  • Corruption in the judiciary and in the public sector;
  • Violence in prisons, incidents of ill-treatment, specially based on race;
  • Access to legal aid to vulnerable groups;
  • Gender-based violence, domestic violence;
  • Gender equality, equal pay;
  • Human trafficking, especially for the purpose of labour exploitation;
  • Access to education in rural areas;
  • Roma inclusion, documentation, access to education;


Human Rights Academy's project

The Human Rights Academy has collaborated with educational institutions in Romania since 2018.


Study trip to Oslo for teachers from Romania (2018-2019)


  • Aim: Support civil society and to promote democratic values, human rights and social justice.
  • Activities: Study tour including lectures on human rights, participatory pedagogy, and visits to schools and organizations.
  • Partners: Delegation of teachers and teacher educators from Bistrita and Cluj in Romania.
  • Funding: EEA Grant.
  • Read more: Study trip to Oslo for teachers from Romania.
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