• The team

    PhD. Sorin Cace – President Tel.: +40 722652915 E-mail: corsorin[at]mailbox.ro   PhD. Corina Cace- Program Coordinator Tel.: +40 722615457 E-mail: corinacace[at]rdslink.ro   Anton Nicoleta Andreia – Program Coordinator Tel.: +40 723715478 E-mail: andreiascoican[at]gmail.com   Octavian Costin Petcu – Program Coordinator Tel.: +40 727340198 E-mail: octavian.petcu[at]yahoo.com

  • Community development

    We design, organise and run real interventions, profound and efficient, for the welfare of the people, families and communities, irrespective of the age, sex, ethnic affiliation, political options or religious beliefs. We believe in values such as tolerance, pluralism, equity, inclusion, public participation, human rights, participative democracy, social responsibility, local initiative and entrepreneurial project. We mai mult..

  • International cooperation

    The major responsibility of the Department for International Relations of the Association for Socio-economic Promotion and Development CATALACTICA is the initiation, administration and promotion of the relations of collaboration and cooperation with foreign partners… Its main activities are: Establish and maintain foreign relations with experts, public institutions, nongovernmental organisations, academic centres, research institutes and other mai mult..

  • Training

    The Education-Training Department supplies services to the beneficiary persons and communities, to our partners, or services required by the organisations. These services consist in: Information and awareness raising on social and educational issues; Sessions of formation/training, coaching, assistance and orientation for the social workers, teaching and non-teaching staff, socio-educative animators, community facilitators, social mediators, representatives mai mult..

  • Research-Development

    The Research-Development Department supplies services of fundamental and applied social research, development and innovation, using quantitative, qualitative or hybrid methodologies. The research activities were a major dimension of the preoccupations of the Association for Socio-economic Promotion and Development CATALACTICA from its very establishment. Currently, the portfolio of projects, our products and experts answer various requests mai mult..


The project To solve our problems together aims at facilitating and enabling contacts between romanian and serbian NGOs working in the field of inter-ethnic relation (especially Rroma).

ECHOSOC Foundation from Romania and Open University Subotica from Serbia will be the main connection points of the network. Groups of experts from each country will benefit from support of the two 2 main partner organizations in elaborating policy papers regarding the Rroma issue, to be promoted and advocated for at the level of central and local authorities.


1. to establish civil society linkages and create a network between NGOs who work in the field of Rroma from Serbia and Romania as a result and follow up;

2. to improve collaboration between Rroma NGO from Romania and Serbia;

3. to elaborate a policy paper about Rroma situation and about strategies for it improvement in both countries;

4. increase the advocacy skills from Rroma NGO’s in both countries.

Starting with 1999, ECHOSOC foundation started to develop programs targeted at the Rroma population. The activities have been developed on three coordinates:

– Institutional development;

– Needs assessment and program implementation at local level;

– Research, evaluation and dissemination of results with an important component of advocacy and lobby.