Local experiences of Roma integration in Finland

On 22 September, the Agency took part in a national meeting in Helsinki, to mark the end of the fieldwork phase of its Local Engagement for Roma Inclusion (LERI) project.

The meeting brought together fieldwork experts, the country coordinator, local community co-researchers and other stakeholders participating in the project from Jyväskylä and Helsinki. An overview of the project design, implementation and outcomes was presented for each locality. The Agency closed the meeting and spoke about the project’s next steps and how the overall research findings from all participating Member States will be used.