Targovishte

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Darin Dimitrov
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Evgeni Vasilev – municipal expert, Kameliya Karadzhova – municipal expert
Facilitators: 
Diyan Dankov
Total population: 
53 901
Source: 
National census 2011
Roma living in the Municipality: 
3 902
Description of the Municipality: 

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Targovishte Municipality is located in northeastern Bulgaria, in the eastern part of the Danube plain. It is the administrative center of the district of the same name. 
 
30% of the population is at risk of poverty. 

Roma mainly belongs to two groups, the Horahane and the Dasikane Roma and are located mainly in Targovishte, Vardun, Golyamo novo , Lilyak , Ostrets , Buynovo , Buhovtsi villages.

 

Timeline Points

27 Apr 2021
Step 1- Becoming Committed- Signature of the letter of agreement
8 Dec 2021
Creation of the Municipal Taskforce for Roma Inclusion
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