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Published on: 23rd December 2023
Kushti Bok is an award winning organisation formed in Dorset in 2002 by a group of Gypsy and Traveller people working together to support the communities. We became a registered charity in 2010.
We believe that by understanding and learning from our history and traditions and sharing our knowledge and experiences we can:
• Support Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people to thrive now and in the future
• Continue to make an important contribution to our local communities.
Kushti Bok have commissioned a map that shows Gypsy and Traveller; encampments, people, stories, schools and local history. By visualising the locations and population sizes of Gypsy and Traveller people in the region, as well as the histories and stories of our communities, Kushti Bok aim is to highlight the significant contributions of the Gypsy, Traveller, and Roma communities to the cultural and social fabric of Dorset. Click HERE
It is estimated that up to 500,00 people from the Roma and Sinti communities were killed in the Nazi gas chambers. The Roma Genocide is known to the community as the Porrajmos (the Cutting or devourin...
Published on: 25th July 2022