ROMA – BERK” ASSOCIATION Berkovitsa, Bulgaria     Lead beneficiary

Roma – Berk Association is organization with non-profit purpose for implementation of publically useful activity founded in 2003 in Berkovitsa. Objectives of the organization are:

  • To work out and implement projects and programs in the sphere of local development, education, sport, entrepreneurship, health services, keeping the environment, international relations, social and cultural development of the Roma ethnic group in the region
  • Working out and participation in programs for overcoming the unemployment of youths and illiteracy among the Roma people in the region in particular by innovative initiatives focused on entrepreneurship

Association for Regional Development and Partnership - APDRP Craiova, Romania - withdrawn    Partner 2          

The main lines of action of the organization target facilitating the access of vulnerable people to the labor market, community development, promoting intercultural dialogue, Roma culture and traditions.


The Municipality is the basic administrative and territorial unit in which local government is implemented. It is a legal entity and has its own independent budget. The Mayor of the municipality is the one, exercising management, supervision and control of the municipal administration and is its legal representative. The Municipal Administration ensures the implementation of laws, regulations, decisions of the Municipal Council, supports the Mayor in carrying out its mandate, provides technical assistance to the Mayor and the Municipal Council ensuring its operation, and provides services for citizens, natural and legal persons.

UNIVERSITY OF CRAIOVA, Romania – Partner 4

The University of Craiova ranks topmost among the Romanian higher education system, and the institutional evaluation by the Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ARACIS) was completed with a “High Confidence Rating”– 2009. The University of Craiova has been ranked among the 10 Romanian u niversities in all the national and international classifications in the last 20 years.

  • The University of Craiova is integrated to the academic European community, sharing its cultural, moral, scientific and educational values.
  • The University of Craiova is affiliated with EUA (European University Association), CER -Conference of European Rectors; IAU - International Association of Universities; IAUP -International Association of University Presidents; AUF - Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie; BSUN - Black Sea Universities Network; AEUA - Association of Arab and European Universities
  • The University of Craiova has 122 ERASMUS partners and other 25 partners from Europe, Africa, Asia, North America and South America.