This regional police experts meeting is expected to serve as a platform to discuss the concept and characteristics of community policing and review country-related examples of how community policing concept/framework is implemented and interpreted.
The workshop aimed to bring together police experts and representatives of civil society to review the first draft of the SPMU/ODIHR guidebook "Police and Roma and Sinti: Good Practices in Building Trust and Understanding"
This workshop aimed at facilitating the exchange of experiences and good practices between police practitioners from different participating States about recent initiatives and experiences of police agencies with respect to improving the relations with Roma, Sinti and Traveller communities and tackling racially motivated crimes against Roma, Sinti and Travellers. The findings of the workshop were incorporated in a new SPMU/ODIHR publication.
The meeting aims to serve as a platform to discuss the concept and characteristics of community policing and review country-related examples of how the community policing concept and framework is implemented.