Kameno

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Jelyo Vardunski
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Stoyanka Zheleva, Expert "Educational Department”.
Facilitators: 
Dora Petkova
Total population: 
12 812
Source: 
National census 2011
Roma living in the Municipality: 
2 370
Description of the Municipality: 

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 Kameno is located in southern Bulgaria, in Burgas Region. It includes 13 settlements. 

The Roma population is living in segregated area in Kameno, Merichleri, Chernogorovo and Yabalkovo. 

Main issues the population is faced with are:
- Illegal housing;
- Massive migration to western European countries; 
- Early marriages; 
- Lack of infrastructure; 
- Important rate of the population without a health insurance. 
 

The ROMACT Process

ROMACT Process started in May 2021 with the signature of the Letter of Agreement.

The Taskforce for Roma inclusion was created following Mayor's approval in December 2021. 

 

Timeline Points

5 May 2021
Step 1- Becoming Committed- Signature of the letter of agreement
22 Dec 2021
Creation of the Municipal Taskforce for Roma Inclusion
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