Cluj, Romania
2005 - 2006 IPF Fellow

Affiliation: Professor at the Faculty of European Studies, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, Romania

Fellow project
2005 - 2006: Reproductive health and Roma women in Romania
The objectives of the project are to present recommendations for action, based on a study of Romanian policy on reproductive health; examine local medical practice and the gender-and Roma-specific conditions and cultural conceptions that affect Roma women's access to reproductive health services; and write a research paper and policy study with recommendations for the Society for Sexual and Contraceptive Education, the Resource Centre for Roma Communities, several Roma women's organizations, and the Ministry of Health.

Study: Social exclusion at the crossroads of gender, ethnicity and class: A view of Romani women's reproductive health

Working groups: Gender Policy, Public Health Policy, Human Rights Policy, Roma Policy

Relevant countries: Romania, Slovakia