General Information
ROMACT Cycle: 
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Valentin Vieru
Total population: 
24 210
Roma living in the Municipality: 
1 230
Description of the Municipality: 

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Moinești is a city located in  the North East of Romania, in Bacău County.  
There are approximately 1400 Roma living in Moinesti, mainly in three areas:  Calimani, Martir Horia street and two blocks of social housing E1 and E2.
Most of them live in precarious conditions, particularly those that have no building permit. Social housing buildings are in poor conditions. 
Access to water is ensured in all the areas but sewerage is not available everywhere. 
Most streets are not asphalted. 
A fairly significant proportion of the active population is moving abroad for seasonal work.  

The ROMACT Process

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

  • The Municipality benefited of ROMACT expertise for the following project:

Strengthening the capacity of 6 schools to manage the pandemic situation generated by COVID-19, LIOP Priority 9 Protecting health of the population in COVID-19 context
Budget: 195 000 euros
Status: Under evaluation

Strengthening the capacity of ATU Moinesti Municipality to manage COVID-19 crisis
Budget: 57 000 euros
Status: approved 

Growing together - Innovative Partnership of VET schools for better trained students and better adapted companies, EEA and Norway Grants, Projects in the field of vocational education and training
Status: Not submitted

Timeline Points

27 Aug 2020
Step 1- Becoming Commited- Signature of the letter of agreement
1 Apr 2021
Step 4- Funding, implementing and monitoring
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