General Information
ROMACT Cycle: 
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Constantin Sava
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Nicu Stancu, local expert for Roma issues
Poliana Catalin
Total population: 
15 308
National census 2011
Roma living in the Municipality: 
Description of the Municipality: 

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Urziceni is a town in Ialomița County, located around 60 km north-east of Bucharest.
The unofficial amount of Roma living in Urziceni is about 1160.  The Roma population lives in  4 neighborhoods: Catanga, Posta, Volna, Peste linie.

The ROMACT Process

ROMACT process started in November 2018 with the signature of a Letter of Agreement.
The First Taskforce meeting took place on 16 April 2019.  
The Taskforce was however institutionalized at a later stage, in June 2019. 

Several trainings were provided:

Local authorities were coached/ trained on:
* Social housing related issues

Timeline Points

20 Nov 2018
Step 1- Becoming Commited- Signature of the letter of agreement
16 Apr 2019
Creation of the Municipal Taskforce for Roma Inclusion
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