Author: IRU Official

International Romani Culture Festival

ROMA WORLD took place in Latvia in August 2015 , for the first time,launching a new exciting opportunity for the artists of Roma origin to showcase their art. Representatives of 15 countries entertained crowds for several days in Riga, Ventspils,Kauguri, Jurmala, with rich programmes. Live broadcast of the two Gala concerts in Dzintari, Jurmala was provided by TV24 Riga. The Gala concerts were opened by Mr. Normunds Rudevics. The President of Latvia with the members of the Latvian Cabinet – ministers and honorary guests including ambassadors, ombudsman, councils and members of Latvian elite honoured the Festival with their presence.


9th IRU Congress & elections

Dr. Normunds Rudevics is elected to the President of the International Romani Union on the 9th Congress of IRU in the city of Riga, Latvia.

The Congress of IRU took place in the Town Hall of the Mayor of Riga. Elections were held for the Cabinet members. A new memorandum was agreed upon.


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