Dolhasca

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Dumitru Isachi Decebal
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Ionela Agafitei, Councilor
Facilitators: 
Corina Mihaila
Total population: 
11 009
Source: 
National Statistics Institute 2016
Roma living in the Municipality: 
1 600
Description of the Municipality: 

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Located in Suceava County, in the northern part of Romania, Dolhasca was declared a town in 2004. It administers seven villages: Budeni, Gulia, Poiana, Poienari, Probota, Siliștea Nouă and Valea Poienei.
Despite its name, the town remains a very rural area with agriculture being one of the most important elements of the local economy.
The unofficial number of Roma living in town is about 2 000. Most of them are living in Gulia.

The ROMACT Process

ROMACT process started in November 2018 with the signature of the Letter of Agreement.

Several training were provided:
Local Authorities representatives were trained/coached on :
* Project management
* Expert for accessing structural & cohesion funds 
* Applying for funds under on EAA and Norwegian Grants

The following measures to solve problems in vulnerable Roma communities were taken:
*Recruitement of a  Local Expert for Roma issues (salary/year)
*Gravell of streets from the Roma community  
*Rehabilitation and modernization of the Roma quarter Gymnasia School 
 

Timeline Points

26 Nov 2018
Step 1- Becoming Commited- Signature of the letter of commitment
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