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2017, 23 June
Activities to develop employment and employability at local levels are a relatively unknown and underused approach... more
2017, 15 June
Within the framework of the Joint European Commission and Council of Europe ROMACT Project, the Council of Europe is... more
2017, 7 March
Efforts of the ROMACT municipalities of Kolackov, Lomnicka, Stropkov and Vrbnica to improve the life of its citizen,... more

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The population of Roma origin living in Slovakia is estimated at 500,000. (Council of Europe, 2010). 87% of them are at risk of poverty compared to 45% of non Roma (UNDP, 2011).
 
In the Slovak Republic, 5 municipalities participated in the ROMACT Programme since 2013: Chminianske Jakubovany,  Jarovnice, Kosice, Michalovce and Ziar Nad Hronom. 
In May 2016,  ROMACT cycle was successfully closed in Chminianske Jakubovany,  Jarovnice, Kosice, Michalovce and Ziar Nad Hronom and interrupted in Kosice.
There are currently no municipality involved in the ROMACT Programme in the Slovak Republic.

The ROMACT National Support Team in Slovak Republic

Miroslav Sklenka
National Project Officer

 

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