The Vrancea County Office for Resources and Educational Assistance, as project promoter, implemented the ASPIR Project – Access to Public Services for Roma Integration in Vrancea county.
The project is financed through the RO10-CORAI programme (financed by the SEE Grants 2009-2014), administered by the Romanian Fund for Social Development. The financed amount for the project was 775.081 RON (658.818,85 RON from the SEE grant, 116.262,15 public co-financing).
The implementation period was May 2015 – January 2017 (including the activities financed through the PLUS 2 facility). The partners in implementing the project were C.J.R.A.E. Vrancea (the Project Promoter), Vrancea County Council and InterCultural Iceland (partner from the donor states).
The project aimed to stimulate the cooperation between the public and private institutions by focusing on specific measures to increase the access of Roma children to public services, education and training, to establish networks for changing experience and expertise, to include the civil society in decision making process.