- Acronyms and Abbreviations
- ACERT Advisory Committee for the Education of Romanies and other TravellersAGO Association of Gypsy OrganisationsBBC British Broadcasting Corporationc. circa; aboutCDCC Conseil de Coopération CulturelleCDMG European Committee on MigrationCEDIME-SE Center for Documentation and Information on Minorities in Europe-SoutheastCMERI Centre Missionaire Evangelique Rom InternationalCMG Communauté Mondiale GitaneCIR Comité International RomCIS Commonwealth of Independent StatesCIT Comité International TziganeCJPO Criminal Justice and Public Order ActCLRAE Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of EuropeCPRSI Contact Point for Roma and Sinti IssuesCRT Centre de Recherches TsiganesCSCE Conference on Security and Cooperation in EuropeECOSOC Economic and Social Council (of the United Nations)ECRE European Committee on Romani EmancipationERRC European Roma Rights CenterEst. EstablishedEU European Unionfl. floreat; activeGIRCA Gypsy International Recognition, Compensation, and ActionGLS Gypsy Lore SocietyhCa Helsinki Citizens AssemblyIRU International Romani UnionIRWN International Roma Women's NetworkITM Irish Traveller MovementJGLS Journal of the Gypsy Lore SocietyKolhoz Kollektivnoe hozyaistvo (collective farm)MBE Member of the (Order of the) British EmpireMG-S-ROM Specialist Group on Roma/Gypsies (of the Council of Europe)MP Member of ParliamentMRG Minority Rights GroupNATT National Association of Teachers of Travellers (UK)NGO Nongovernmental organizationOB Officer of the (Order of the) British EmpireODIHR Office for Democratic Institutions and Human RightsOSCE Organization for Security and Cooperation in EuropePER Project on Ethnic RelationsRRS Council of Slovak Roma (Slovakia)SS Schutzstaffel (Storm Troopers)UK United KingdomUN United NationsUNESCO United Nations Economic and Social OrganizationUNICEF United Nations Children's FundUNITE Unified Nomadic and Independent Transnational EducationUSSR Union of Soviet Socialist RepublicsWRC World Romany Congress
Historical dictionary of the Gypsies . Donald Kenrick.