Targu Bujor

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Laurențiu Gîdei
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Rață Corina Silvia, public procurement inspector
Facilitators: 
Corneliu Petrica
Total population: 
6 148
Roma living in the Municipality: 
350
Description of the Municipality: 

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Targu Bujor is a town located in Galati County, in the Eastern part of Romania. It is composed of Targu Bujor, Moscu and Umbraresti.  
The unofficial number of Roma is about 750, divided in 4 communities. 

The ROMACT Process

ROMACT started in March 2020 with the signature of the Letter of agreement.

in July 2021, the Local Council adopted the Local Development Strategy and the Joint Action Plan for Roma Inclusion as appendix. 

Local Authorities representatives were trained/coached on:
* Implementing, evaluating & monitoring JAPs

ROMACT Small Grants Scheme
ROMACT offers small grants scheme to support the efforts of the municipalities and Community Action Groups to respond together to the needs of the most vulnerable and to multiply the good practices across ROMACT municipalities.
 
Under the scheme of small grants, the following project was supported by ROMACT between September - November 2020:
 
Initiative to counter COVID19 pandemic​ – Targu Bujor Municipality

ROMACT supported the municipality with 4931 € reaching 350 families with the project of “Initiative to counter COVID19 pandemic”. The project covered information campaign on COVID19 and provided masks, disinfectant products, informative flyers for the vulnerable families in the community. Telephone consultancy and specialized assistance were also offered to people who are at high risk of health due to COVID19.
 

Timeline Points

17 Mar 2020
Step 1- Becoming Committed- Signature of the letter of agreement
23 Jul 2021
Step 3- Translating priorities into measures- JAP annexed to the LDS adopted by Local Council
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