Bucharest Sector 5

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Daniel Florea
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Anna Maria Vasile, Alexandra Badoi
Facilitators: 
Sabina Antoci
Total population: 
298 816
Source: 
Census 2011
Roma living in the Municipality: 
6 990
Description of the Municipality: 

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Bucharest’s Sector 5 is situated in the south-west of Bucharest towards Giurgiu and Alexandria.  Covering 29 sq km, Sector 5 has some of the most historical areas to be found in Bucharest; it also has the highest poverty rate when compared to other Bucharest sectors.  According to the 2011 census, there are 6,990 Roma in Sector 5, however, data from the General Directorate of Child Protection and Social Assistance for the municipality estimates that there are actually closer to 19,319 Roma citizens in the sector.

 

Timeline Points

16 Sep 2016
STEP 1- BECOMING COMMITTED- Agreement Letter to implement ROMACT signed by the Mayor
10 Dec 2016
Charter against Anti-Gypsyism was signed by the Mayor
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