Roma Women’s Association “Osvit” – Nis

osvit logoThe Association of Roma Women “Osvit” from Nis, established in 2005, is a women’s non-governmental organization striving to influence the realization of individual and collective rights, improving the status and quality of life of Roma women in Serbia. Our vision is strong, educated, healthy, economically empowered Roma women who live in a society that accepts them without discrimination and violence, while maintaining Roma culture and tradition. Our organization established the first SOS Line in the Roma language in Europe. Since its establishment our organization’s services have been used by more than three thousand women with experiences of violence, regardless of nationality. The SOS Line in Roma and Serbian languages 018/515-318 is available every day 24/7.