The creation of new occupational patterns for cultural minorities:

the Gypsy case





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The Workalo project forms part of the Fifth Framework programme of research, specifically within the remit of 'Improving the socio-economic knowledge base'. It is financed by the European Commission DGXII.

Within the Fifth Framework, RTD (Research and Technological Development) projects play a key role in the creation and promotion of high quality research which addresses social, economic and technological issues in European society.

Workalo is an RTD project of the European Commission that seeks to define innovative strategies in the area of socio-economic development and the creation of social cohesion. More specifically the project is concerned with the creation of new occupational patterns for cultural minorities especially the case of the Romà in the five participating countries.