Prevention of school drop out of Roma children

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Country/partner countries

Project lead partner/organization and contact person (e-mail, links) project website
Centre for intercultural education and understanding Amalipe
4 Samuil St. floor 1., apt. 16, Veliko Tarnovo, 5000
tel./fax: (+359) (062) 600224

Project information – start and end date (if available)
Start date: 06.2010.
End date: 06.2013.
Duration: 36 Months

Summary (goals and purposes of the project)
Provide conditions for Roma children to graduate school. Retain Roma children at school.

Results of the project
19630 students involved in the project. Established 90 parental unions. Established 50 students' parliaments. Drop out decreased with 70% to 0.69%. Established 11 Community development centres.

Who will benefit from this project (target group)
All beneficiaries: 19630
Roma beneficiaries: 10992
Romani women beneficiaries: 6360
Roma participation:
Needs assessment
Decision making
Implementation - management

Sources of funding
Amount: 460.154,77 Euro