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Country Information Sheet Romania

Ministry with overall responsibility

Other Ministries involved

  • Ministerul Educaţiei Nationale / Ministry of National Education
    [L Romanian]
  • Ministerul Muncii, Familiei, Protecţiei Sociale și Persoanelor Vârstnice / Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Protection and Elderly Persons
    [L English]
  • Ministerul Sănătăţii / Ministry of Health
    [L Romanian]
  • Ministerul Afacerilor Externe / Ministry of Foreign Affairs [L Multilingual]
  • Ministerul Justiției/ Ministry of Justice [L Romanian]

Policy papers or programmes

  • National Strategy on Immigration for 2011-2014 (GD no. 498/2011) [D Romanian]

Key legislation

  • Government Ordinance no. 44/2004 regarding the social integration of foreigners granted a form of protection in Romania (31.01.2004) 
    [D Romanian]
  • Government Decision no. 1.483/2004 to approve methodological norms for the implementation of Government Ordinance 44/2004 regarding the social integration of foreigners granted a form of protection in Romania (09.09.2004)
    [D Romanian]
  • Government Ordinance no. 41/2006 for the amendment and completion of G.O. no. 44/2004 (21.08.2006)
    [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 416/2001 regarding the minimum guaranteed income with the subsequent modifications and completions
    [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 61/1993 regarding state allowance for children
    [D Romanian]
  • Government Ordinance no. 105/2003 regarding the complementary allowance and the allowance for single parents with children, with the subsequent modifications and completions
    [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 17/2000 regarding social assistance for old persons with the subsequent modifications and completions
    [D Romanian]
  • Law on education no. 1/2011 [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 76/2002 regarding the insurance system for unemployment and the stimulation of capacity for work, with the subsequent modifications and completions
    [D Romanian]
  • Law  no. 116/2002 regarding the prevention of social exclusion
    [D Romanian]
  • GEO no. 194/2002 on the legal status of aliens in Romania [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 80/2011 on the free movement on Romanian territory of EU, EEA and Swiss citizens [D Romanian]
  • Law no. 157 of 11 July 2011 for the revision and completion of several legislative acts regarding the legal status of aliens in Romania [D Romanian]

Funding opportunities

See on the Web Site's national funding page: 
http://ec.europa.eu/ewsi/en/funding/national.cfm

 

Impact assessments, reports and evaluations

  • Raport Anual privind situaţia străinilor care au obţinut o formă de protecţie în România 2008 / Annual report on the status of aliens who were granted a form of protection in Romania (2008) [D Romanian]
  • Perceptia populatiei cu privire la refugiatii din Romania / The perception of the Romanian population regarding aliens granted a form of protection in Romania 
    [D Romanian]
  • Annual report regarding the situation of foreigners that where granted a form of protection in Romania – 2010 [D Romanian]
  • Study on the immigration phenomenon in Romania. The alien`s integration  in the Romanian society [D Romanian]
  • The beneficial regularisation of immigration in Romania [D Romanian]
  • Immigrant’s  information needs in Romania [D Romanian]

Research and statistical agencies

  • Institutul National de Statistica / National Institute of Statistics [L Romanian] / [L English
  • Research and Information Centre on Immigrant Integration [L Multilingual]

Agencies implementing integration programmes

At a national level

  • Inspectoratul General pentru Imigrări / General Inspectorate for Immigration of the Ministry of Internal Affairs
    [L Romanian]
  • Agenţia Naţională pentru Ocuparea Forţei de Muncă / National Agency for Employment
    [L Romanian]
  • Casa Naţională de Asigurări de Sănătate / National Office for Health Insurance
    [L Romanian]
  • Autoritatea Naţională pentru Protecţia Drepturilor Copilului și Adopție/ National Authority for the Protection of Children's Rights and adoption
    [L Romanian] / [L English]
  • DirectorateAutoritatea Națională pentru Cetățenie/ National Citizenship Authority [L Romanian]
  • Consiliul Național pentru Combaterea Discriminării / National Council for Combating Discrimination [L Romanian]

At a local level

The co-ordination of the local authorities involved in the migrant integration process is achieved by the Regional Centres for Accomodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers of the Romanian Immigration Office:

  • Regional Centre for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Bucharest / Centrul Regional de Cazare şi Proceduri pentru Solicitanţii de Azil Bucureşti: cbucuresti.ori@mai.gov.ro
  • Regional Centre for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Timişoara / Centrul Regional de Cazare şi Proceduri pentru Solicitanţii de Azil Timişoara: ctimisoara.ori@mai.gov.ro
  • Regional Centre for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Galaţi / Centrul Regional de Cazare şi Proceduri pentru Solicitanţii de Azil Galaţi
  • Regional Centre for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Rădăuţi / Centrul Regional de Cazare şi Proceduri pentru Solicitanţii de Azil Rădăuţi: cradauti.ori@mai.gov.ro
  • Regional Centre for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Maramureş / Centrul Regional de Cazare şi Proceduri pentru Solicitanţii de Azil Maramureş: cmaramures.ori@mai.gov.ro
  • The Regional Center for Accommodation and Procedures for Asylum Seekers Giurgiu/ Centrul Regional de Cazare si Proceduri pentru Solicitantii de Azil Giurgiu

Key stakeholders

  • Consiliul Naţional Român pentru Refugiaţi / Romanian National Refugee Council
    [L Romanian]
  • Organizaţia Femeilor Refugiate din România / Refugee Women's Organisation –  no website
  • Organizaţia Salvaţi Copiii România / Save the Children - Romania
    [L Romanian] / [L Romanian
  • Organizaţia Internaţională pentru Migraţie România / International Organization for Migration Romania
    [L Romanian]
  • Forumul Român pentru Refugiaţi şi Migranţi - ARCA / Romanian Forum for Refugees and Migrants - ARCA
    [L Romanian]
  • Institutul Intercultural Timişoara / Intercultural Institute of Timisoara
    [L Romanian]
  • Soros Foundation Romania/ Fundatia Soros Romania
    [L Multilingual]
  • Jesuit Refugee Service Romania / JRS Romania
    [L Romanian]
  • Asociația pentru Dezvoltarea  Asociației SAH ROM / ADO SAH ROM
    [L Multilingual]
  • Asociația pentru Dezvoltarea Alternativă a Disputelor (ADRA) / Association for Alternative Dispute Resolution
    [L Romanian]
 
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