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Factsheet for measure RO-2022-11/2387 – measures in Romania
|Country||Romania , applies nationwide|
|Time period||Open ended, started on 08 March 2022|
|Context||War in Ukraine|
|Type||Legislations or other statutory regulations|
Measures to prevent social hardship
– Access to childcare and education
|Author||Victoria Stoiciu (European Institute of Romania) and Eurofound|
|Measure added||20 May 2022 (updated 20 June 2022)|
The ordinance amended and supplemented certain legislative acts and establishing certain support measures and humanitarian assistance for Ukrainian citizens and war-affected stateless persons. The document refers to the schooling of refugees from Ukraine - Ukrainian citizens or not - on Romanian territory, if they wish. By derogation, for Ukrainian citizens and refugees from Ukraine, the order states that they may enroll at any time.
The right to education
Accommodation for pupils and university students
An estimated number is 18,000 children (4 March 2022) who can access the education system.
|Does not apply to workers||Does not apply to businesses||
Migrants or refugees
Social partners' role in designing the measure and form of involvement:
|Trade unions||Employers' organisations|
|Role||No involvement||No involvement as case not in social partner domain|
|Form||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Social partners' role in the implementation, monitoring and assessment phase:
There is no publicly available information about the social partners' involvement in designing, implementing and monitoring the measure.
There is no publicly available information about the social partners' views or reaction on the measure.
|Economic area||Sector (NACE level 2)|
|P - Education||P85 Education|
This case is not occupation-specific.
Eurofound (2022), Access to education for people from Ukraine , measure RO-2022-11/2387 (measures in Romania), EU PolicyWatch, Dublin, https://static.eurofound.europa.eu/covid19db/cases/RO-2022-11_2387.html
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