Gyulaj

General Information
 
Mayor of the Municipality: 
Károlyné Dobos
Contact Person within the Municipality: 
Károlyné Dobos
Facilitators: 
Szilvia Rezmuves, Jeno Setet
Description of the Municipality: 

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Gyulaj is a municipality in Tolna County, Southern Hungary with a population of about 1 000 inhabitants, more than 20% of whom are Roma. Gyulaj belongs to the disadvantaged micro-region of Dombóvár.  Given the rather isolated situation of Gyulaj and the focus of the local economy on tourism linked to hunting, job opportunities for Roma are scarce.
The municipality has nonetheless been active in creating jobs for Roma, mainly through public works or jobs within the municipal services, with quite low wages. Whilst some people in the municipality still depend on social welfare, most are employed either within the municipality or in the private sector. Gyulaj is moving towards the food processing industry, where the construction of various processing plants is planned in the future.
 

Timeline

22 Oct 2015
Joint Meeting between the CAG and Local Authorities
22 Oct 2015
Community Action Group Meeting
30 Nov 2015
Joint Meeting between the CAG and Local Authorities
6 Jun 2016
Community Action Group Meeting
6 Jun 2016
Other
13 Jun 2016
Community Action Group Meeting
29 Jun 2016
Community Action Group Meeting
25 Jul 2016
Training
30 Aug 2016
Joint Meeting between the CAG and Local Authorities
17 Dec 2016
Community Action Group Meeting
8 Feb 2017
Community Action Group Meeting
15 Feb 2017
Community Action Group Meeting
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