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"
The aim of the online forum was to facilitate a professional discussion among police trainers and training managers about the ways to improve the basic police training models (curricula aspects) in the countries of the region.
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 main purpose of the conference was to share knowledge and to exchange information about the good practices and experience in preventative measures in single countries of Europe and USA concerning existing problems