Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez

Co-Director Legacies of Empires
Vicente Rodriguez Fernandez

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Vicente is an academic and activist for Rromani rights from Alfafar, Spain.
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Human rights activist, screenwriter, cartoonist and pop culture expert, Vicente raises awareness on the discrimination of Romani people and other minorities. He was recently honored by Forbes as a 2016 changemaker in the 30 under 30 category for European policy change. Vicente has developed the RomaPop project to change the conversation on human rights, and is also one of the co-founders of TernYpe-international Roma Youth Network. He is a Fellow of the Open Society Foundation.


Professional Affiliations
Fellow, Open Society Foundation