Policies to improve the health and well-being of Roma people: the European experience.

@article{Fss2012PoliciesTI,
  title={Policies to improve the health and well-being of Roma people: the European experience.},
  author={Gabriella F{\'e}s{\"u}s and Piroska {\"O}stlin and Martin Mckee and R{\'o}za {\'A}d{\'a}ny},
  journal={Health policy},
  year={2012},
  volume={105 1},
  pages={
          25-32
        }
}
The Roma constitute the largest ethnic minority in the European Region. The many policy initiatives designed over the past two decades to tackle their adverse social conditions in Central and South Eastern Europe, where the Roma population is concentrated, have had limited success. This paper reviews what is being done to improve the health and social situation of Roma communities in the Region and identifies factors that may limit the effectiveness of these policy initiatives. Strong political… CONTINUE READING

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