On the 17th of December 2003, Mr.Aziz Civelek, member of board of trustee of
International Blue Crescent Foundation (Turkey) and the project coordinator Ana Oprisan
participated at the official opening of the computers laboratory in the Cumhuriyet
Primary School in Edirne town. The school, situated in Cavusbey neighbourhood and with
90% of its students being of Roma origin, was included in IBC’s project financially supported
by the Gemini Foundation UK.
At the ceremony participated Mr.Ali Zer, head of the Edirne National Education Directorate,
the director and teachers of the school, other directors of different primary schools in Edirne,
leaders of the Roma community.
MA student on Political and Social Sciences
Marmara University - Istanbul / Turkey
Istanbul Romani Studies Network