General Information
ROMACT Cycle: 
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Marian Tsonev
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Ivelina Teneva - Junior expert "Social, youth and sports activities".
Kadrin Hasanov
Total population: 
5 658
Administration of Gurkovo Municipality
Roma living in the Municipality: 
2 800
Description of the Municipality: 

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Gurkovo Municipality is located in the south east of Bulgaria, in Stara Zagora Province. 

Roma are located in  the  Lozenets North quarter of Gurkovo ( Romani speaking ),  Lozenets South quarter of Gurkovo  (Turkish speaking community, that identifies as Turks), and in Panicherevo (Turkish speaking community, that identifies as Turks)

The ROMACT Process

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

The Taskforce for Roma inclusion was created following Mayor's approval in September 2020. 

Timeline Points

13 Mar 2020
Step 1- Becoming Committed- Signature of the letter of agreement
25 Sep 2020
Creation of Taskforce
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