General Information
ROMACT Cycle: 
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Naiden Naidenov
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Ivelin Yoshev - secretary of the municipality
Alexandra Raykova
Total population: 
6 234
Roma living in the Municipality: 
Description of the Municipality: 

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Yablanitsa Municipality is located in Northern Bulgaria, in Lovech Province.  Yablanitsa is the administrative center of Yablanitsa municipality which comprises of 9 localities: Batultsi, Brestnitsa, Dabravata, Dobrevtsi, Golyama Brestnitsa, Malak Izvor, Oreshene, Yablanitsa, and Zlatna Panega. 

Roma population lives mainly in Yablanitsa and Oreshene and Brestnitsa villages. 

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
16 Sep 2020
Creation of Taskforce
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