This publication was elaborated as part of the Roma Youth Action Plan of the Council of Europe, which was initiated in 2011 in response to the challenges faced by Roma young people in Europe, particularly with regard to their participation and the multiple realities of discrimination that they experience.
First there is information about antigypsyism and human rights. After theoretical part there is also a part with practical activities with a detailed descriptions. These activities include: Fighters for Roma rights, Foreign child, Dealing with hate, Good news, bad news and many others.
This activities offered by the manual aim to address problems of racism, xenofobia, discrimination and social inclusion. Most of the activities are appropriate for Roma groups, non-Roma groups, or mixed groups, although the focus may be slightly different in each case.