DR ROBIN OAKLEY

 

PUBLICATIONS, PAPERS, REPORTS ON RACISM & ETHNIC RELATIONS

 

2000 -

 

2000

 

A Preliminary Assessment of the Situation of the Roma Minority in Ústí nad Labem, Report prepared for the City of Ústí nad Labem (Czech Republic) on behalf of the Council of Europe, February 2000

 

"Policing in Multi-Ethnic Europe: The Agenda for Change", Paper presented at the Conference 'Intercultural Ireland: Identifying the Challenges for the Police Service', Dublin Castle, 4-6 April 2000

 

"What is the Rotterdam Charter?", LGIU Briefing, Issue 134, May 2000, 10-11

 

"Promoting Community Involvement in Police Training",  Runnymede Bulletin, No. 322, June 2000, 6-7

 

"The 'NAPAP' Project: NGOs and Police Against Prejudice", European Lookout, September 2000

 

"Racism and the Metropolitan Police", Justice of the Peace, Vol.164, No.40, 30 September 2000, 788

 

"Police and Ethnic Minorities: European Perspective", presentation at conference on 'Police and Human Rights', Sofia, Bulgaria, 8-9 September 2000

 

Community Involvement in Policing (Consultant/Editor), Report of Conference held at Police Staff College, Bramshill on 30 March 2000, Reading Council for Racial Equality 2000

 

"Institutional Racism: Lessons from the UK",  Roma Rights: Newsletter of the European Roma Rights Centre (Budapest), No.4, 2000, 50-54; http://www.errc.org/cikk.php?cikk=1191

 

2001

 

"The Challenge of Macpherson" (with Chris Taylor), Police Review, 12 January 2001, 22-24

 

"Some Principles for Local Strategies against Racism", Paper presented at the Stockholm Inter-national Forum: Combating Intolerance, 29-30 January 2001; http://www.humanrights.gov.se/stockholmforum/2001/page1318.html 

 

"Community Spirit: a Project to Encourage Community Involvement in Policing", Police Review, 13 April 2001, 26-27

 

Practical Examples in Combating Racism and Discrimination against Roma/Gypsies, European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, Strasbourg, 2001, http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/monitoring/ecri/Good_practices/3-Roma_Gypsies/CRI(2001)28.pdf

 

“Building Police-Community Partnerships: UK & European Experience”, Paper presented at the Policing Partnerships in a Multicultural Australia: Achievements and Challenges Conference (convened by the Australian Institute of Criminology), Brisbane, 25-26 October 2001; http://www.aic.gov.au/conferences/policing/oakley1.pdf 

 

“Police Training and Recruitment in Multi-Ethnic Britain”, Paper presented at the Policing Partnerships in a Multicultural Australia: Achievements and Challenges Conference (convened by the Australian Institute of Criminology), Brisbane, 25-26 October 2001; http://www.aic.gov.au/conferences/policing/oakley2.pdf

 

"Local-Level Strategies for Combating Roma Exclusion", Equal Voices  (European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia), Issue 7, November 2001

 

2002

 

"Community Involvement in Police Training: Recent Initiatives in the UK", NPEAB Connexions (National Police Ethnic Advisory Bureau, Melbourne, Australia), No.8, April 2002, 7-9; http://www.npeab.gov.au/news/news2002/2002_08.html

 

Roma Rights & Access to Justice in Europe: Overview and First Year Report, European Dialogue, July 2002

 

Report on the European Workshop on Roma-Police Relations, Turvey, Bedfordshire, 4-6 March 1999 (revised/expanded version), London: European Dialogue, October 2002; http://www.europeandialogue.org/pdfs/turvey.pdf

 

"Relations Between Minorities & The Police: Some Key Questions", OSCE Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting on 'The Role of Community Policing in Building Confidence in Minority Communities', Vienna, 28-29 October 2002; http://www.osce.org/documents/odihr/2002/10/1792_en.pdf  

 

Tackling Institutional Racism: Making Public Services More Accountable to the Community, Report prepared for Commission for Racial Equality/European Union Monitoring Centre Against Racism & Xenophobia, December 2002

 

2003

 

Community Cohesion in the U.K.: Issues and Responses, Report prepared for Commission for Racial Equality/European Union Monitoring Centre Against Racism & Xenophobia, March 2003

 

The RrAJE Programme in Botosani, Romania: A Summary - “Building an Integrated Strategy for Roma Inclusion at the Local Level” (with Costel Bercus), European Dialogue, June 2003

 

“Relations between Ethnic Minorities and the Police/Local Authorities in the UK”, paper prepared for Council of Europe Seminar in Anapa, Russia, 25-27 August 2003 (subsequently published in Russian in I. Shushkevich ed, Police, Militia and National Minorities, Russian Ministry of Interior, 2004)

 

2004

 

Guidance for Public Authorities on the Statutory Duty to Promote Good Race Relations, report prepared for Commission for Racial Equality, August 2004 (published in revised form as Promoting Good Race Relations: A Guide for Public Authorities, CRE 2005: www.cre.gov.uk)

 

Police, Militia and National Minorities (with I Shushkevich, M Efremova), Saratov (Russia): Scientific Book Publishers, 2004 (in Russian)

 

2005

 

“Recent Initiatives on Minorities and Policing in Europe”, paper based on presentation for OSJI Conference, ‘Addressing Ethnic Profiling and Discrimination in Policing in Europe’, Budapest, 27-28 January 2005

 

Promoting Roma Integration at the Local Level: Guidance Manual based on the RrAJE Programme, European Dialogue/Department for International Development, London, April 2005, http://www.europeandialogue.org/pdfs/RrAJE_Manual.pdf

 

“Promoting Roma Integration at the Local Level”, Equal Voices (Quarterly Magazine of EU Monitoring Centre on Racism & Xenophobia) 16, June 2005, 28-33, http://eumc.eu.int

 

Policing Racist Crime and Violence: A Comparative Analysis, European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia, September 2005, http://fra.europa.eu/fraWebsite/attachments/PRCV-Final.pdf (Russian translation published by Citizens Watch, St Petersburg, 2007)

 

“The Work on Policing of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities”, Text for Presentation at the Conference: “Russian and International Experience in the Interaction of Ethnic Associations, Law-Enforcement Organs and the Authorities”, at Anapa, Russia, 7-8 September 2005

 

“The Initiative on Policing of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities”, Presentation for OSCE Police Experts Meeting, Vienna, 12-13 September 2005

 

“Implementing National Strategies at the Local Level: Lessons from the RrAJE Programme”, Presentation for OSCE/Council of Europe Conference on Implementation of Policies/Strategies for Roma, Warsaw, 20-21 October 2005

 

2006

 

Recommendations on Policing in Multi-Ethnic Societies, prepared as consultant for High Commissioner on National Minorities, OSCE, The Hague, February 2006, www.osce.org/hcnm

 

“Overall Framework Concerning Relations Between The Police And Roma, Sinti & Travellers”, Presentation for the International Conference on the Implementation and Harmonization of National Policies on Roma, Sinti and Travellers, Bucharest, 4-5 May 2006, http://www.coe.int/T/DG3/RomaTravellers/documentation/strategies/BucharestOakley0506_en.asp

 

“The Recommendations on Policing of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities & their Relevance to the Situation of Roma”, Presentation for the International Conference on the Implementation and Harmonization of National Policies on Roma, Sinti and Travellers, Bucharest, 4-5 May 2006

 

Report on Balkans Regional Workshop: ‘Policing in Roma/Sinti Communities: Police Responsibilities and Practical Approaches’, Skopje 13-14 June 2006, Police Development Department, OSCE Spillover Monitor Mission to Skopje

 

Policing and Roma: A Resource Manual – A Compilation of Documents to Support Implementation of the OSCE Action Plan for Roma and Sinti, (prepared for OSCE/ODIHR, with Chris Taylor), European Dialogue 2006), www.europeandialogue.org;  http://www.osce.org/odihr/21615

 

“Recent European Initiatives on Monitoring and Policing”, Spectrum: Journal of the National Consultative Committee on Racism and Multiculturalism (Ireland), Issue 13, December 2006

 

Traveller and Roma Action for the Implementation of Legal and Equality Rights: Final Report of the EU TRAILER Project 2004-2006 (with Elizabeth Campling), European Dialogue 2006, www.europeandialogue.org

 

Ethnic Minorities and Access to Justice in the Russian Federation – Cooperation between Ethnic Minorities and the Police at Local Level (with Girina Holland et al), European Dialogue 2006, https://tandis.odihr.pl/handle/20.500.12389/19616

 

2007

 

Systematic Assessment of Policing Policy and Practice Relating to Roma: Guidance for Use in OSCE Participating States (prepared for OSCE/ODIHR with C Taylor, J Slater), European Dialogue, 2007 http://www.europeandialogue.org/reports/systematic_assessment.doc

 

2008

 

Policing and Minorities in the Russian Federation: Key International Documents and Case Studies (with R Danflous, for European Dialogue), Strasbourg: Council of Europe Publishing, 2008, http://book.coe.int/EN/ficheouvrage.php?PAGEID=36&lang=EN&produit_aliasid=2335 

 

Combating Hate Crime in Latvia and the Czech Republic: A Comparative Assessment, Latvian Centre for Human Rights, Riga, 2008, http://cilvektiesibas.org.lv/en/publications/comparative-paper-combating-hate-crime-in-latvia-a/

 

2009

 

“Practical Steps to Improve Performance in Hate Crime Cases”, presentation at OSCE/ODIHR Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting on ‘Hate Crimes: Effective Implementation of Legislation’, Vienna 4-5 May 2009

 

2010

 

Preventing Racist Violence in Europe: Seminar Report and Compendium of Good Practice (with Kjartan Sveinsson, Sarah Isal & Aine Woods), London: Runnymede Trust, 2010, https://www.runnymedetrust.org/companies/23/276/Preventing-Racist-Violence.html

 

“Preventing Racist Violence in the UK”, (with Sarah Isal & Kjartan Sveinsson, and on behalf of Runnymede Trust), for publication by the Center for the Prevention of Right-Wing Extremism & Xenophobia, Deutches Jugendinstitut, Halle, Germany

 

2011

 

The Situation of Roma in Europe: a Challenge for Local and Regional Authorities, report prepared for the Congress of Local & Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, https://rm.coe.int/09000016807197b6

 

Are You Saying I'm Racist? An evaluation of work to tackle racist violence in three areas of London (with Sarah Isal & Aine Woods), report prepared on behalf of the Runnymede Trust for the Trust for London, Runnymede Trust, November 2011, http://www.runnymedetrust.org/uploads/publications/pdfs/AreYouSayingImRacist-2011.pdf

 

Romany Gypsies and Irish Travellers: Practical Advice for Police and Other Agencies (with Romy Danflous), report prepared on behalf of European Dialogue for the Home Office National Police Improvement Agency

 

2016

 

European Dialogue: a Short History (with Jeanette Buirski), February 2016, http://www.europeandialogue.org/pdfs/ED_Short_History.pdf

 

 

(Please note that the website of European Dialogue is now archived at the British Library, and must be accessed via www.bl.uk)