Dobrichka

General Information
 
ROMACT Cycle: 
Ongoing
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Sonya Georgieva
Facilitators: 
Kadrin Hasanov
Total population: 
16 764
Source: 
National Census 2021
Roma living in the Municipality: 
2 313
Description of the Municipality: 

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The municipality of Dobrichka is located in northeastern Bulgaria and is part of the administrative district of Dobrich. It is adjacent to the municipalities of Tervel, Krushari, General Toshevo, Balchik, Aksakovo and Valchi dol. The municipality of Dobrichka includes 68 settlements. The administrative center of the municipality is located in the town of Dobrich.

According to official data, the Roma population is 25% of the total population of the municipality. They live in separate hamlets and are concentrated in the villages of Karapelit, Pobeda, Cherna and Stozher. The municipality has an annual budget of BGN 38,000,000. The municipality is actively trying to develop project proposals under the Operational Programmes of the EU.

The ROMACT Process

ROMACT Process started in March 2023 with the signature of the Letter of Agreement.

The Taskforce for Roma inclusion was created following Mayor's approval in September 2023.

Timeline Points

15 Mar 2023
Step 1- Becoming committed- Signature of the letter of agreement
28 Sep 2023
Creation of the Municipal Taskforce for Roma Inclusion
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