March 2017: Fire fighting truck Renault was bought by the committee and volunteers will transport this truck to SVSU (volunteer fire brigade) Slatina-Timis.
Cycling Sponsor Tour : June 9 - 19, 2017
From June 9th till 19th ,2017 a second cycling tour is planned from Timisoara, in the South-West of Romania: the Banat, the Southern Carpatians. Besides the flat rides and hilly nature parks, there has to be climbed considerably.The Transalpina is laying on the route, the highest mountain pass in the Carpatians. We 'll visit Taut (Bihor) and Armenis (Caras-Severin), 2 villages where the home care project 'll be started.
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Social Map of Slatina-Timis: influence of the social -medical center read more
Romanian Restaurant Day: 19th of February 2017: see pictures
Case Study – How some communities can be healthier than others
By Anamaria Popa On November 14, 2016 ·
The Open Network for Community Development made a scientific study in Slatina-Timis, Caras-Severin County, Romania, proving that home care based on solidarity within rural communities does reduce the overall cost of first line medical services. text here
Fraternization Party 2016: read and see more
During 9 days the cycling team: Jef, Jos en Guy completed 1050 kms and 10.000 altitude meters in Romania. It is the cycling sponsor trip to support the home care project. If you are thinking "What a performance!" Show it and donate to the projectl
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report and photo's of their trip: click here
Despite the fact that Romania is a member of the European Union, getting sick or growing old in Romania is not the same as being ill or growing old in Belgium. This is why ADR-Vlaanderen, in collaboration with The Open Network for community development, is starting a pilot project (click here) for the development of social and medical support services and home care in six Romanian villages.
Akabe, scouting group of Geel, camping in Slatina-Timis: July,24 - August,2 /2016 click here
3 Days trekking from Slatina-Timis to Resita: 50kms
WWF-bison-rewilding program in the Banaat: click here
facebook: click here
There are still living bears in the region of Slatina-Timis, in the mountains behind the hamlets: Sadova Noua and Ilova. Cameras placed in the bison hillock for tracking the bisons took pictures of a bear ... more info click here
with nice photo's of the Southern Carpathians in which Slatina-Timis is situated: click here
CNN - Great Big Story - Planet Earth - about Rewilding Europe's efforts to bring back the European bison. Click here
Encounter a wilder nature in the Bison Hillock in the Tarcu mountains in Armenis, close to Slatina-Timis. Track the mighty bison and bear like a ranger. click here
2Banat Epic 2016: a challenge for the "real" mountainbiker! click here
3rd edition: September, 15-17, 2017, Slatina-Timis
Mountainbike tour - June, 5 - 12, 2016 : 17 mountainbikers from Geel and surroundings togheter with a supporting team were exploring the region Slatina-Timis in the Southern Carpatians :report and photos; click here
June, 5th 2016 Gheorghe Roma (PNL) is re-elected (3rd term) as mayor in Slatina-Timis. The composition of the new council is not known yet. Licu Dragomir is still vice-mayor.
May 28th TON organized in the region Slatina-Timis a training day for OLF(women organization) and for OLB (Men organization): click here
May 2016: 4 Firefighters of Geel in Slatina-Timis. click here
Football and rugby-team: May 2016: After winning the provincial championship the football team of the school of Slatina-Timis took part in de national competition with coach schooldirector - teacher of sports: Adrian in Vaslui- Moldova. The 3 other teams were connected to a football school, Slatina-Timis was the only team of a rural village. In the newspaper: click here
May 2016:OLF-Slatina-Timis on pelgrimage to Medjugorje
April 2016: supporting group social organizations in Slatina-Timis: click here
In the Caras-online news you can read an article about the application of European funds by the commune of Slatina-Timis click here
- renovation of the waste water treatment plant, Geel constructed it in 1994
- a new road from Ilova to Sadova-Veche
- green space in the centre of Slatina-Timis
25th Romanian Restaurant Day: 620 guests.
Report and pictures: click here
Express de Banat: click here
Oldest Romanian mountain railway Oravita-Anina-Oravita'll also be operated in 2016. info click here
Oravita with the Mihai Eminescu-theater and Knoblauch-pharmacy is certainly worth to be visisted. click here
NEW Eindhoven - Timisoara! From February 23 Wizzair is flying from Eindhoven to Timisoara: 3 times a week, the first 2 weeks of June from Maastricht: 2 times a week. click here
Bigar waterfall in wintertime! photo's: click here
Business Insider: One of the "27 of the most incredible natural wonders in Europe" is the Bigar waterfall, along road 57b from Anina to E70 . article: click here
Then you can go on the same road until the watermills of Eftimi Murgu Unesco heritage: click here
Just 65 km normal road from Geel to Slatina-Timis. Last July the section of the A1-highway between Arad and Mako has been opened for traffic and now also the section between Timisora and Lugoj can be driven by car. The project was completed six months earlier than planned. From this motorway you have a beautiful view on the 1000ha vineyard of Recas.
GLT "Golden Hearts" from Slatina-Timis did on December 6th, 2015 an activity "Together we 'll make childr'n happy!"It was a solidarity-action for the orphanage of Zagujeni. 60 Christmas presents were made for all the children of het orphanage; click here
AGLT - Letter: click here
A successful fraternization celebration party: click here
Preliminary meeting firefighters : Erasmus+ project "Train the trainer" - September 23th - 27th, 2015 : click here
Jozef Goebels president, VZW Geels Roemeniëkomitee and ADR-Vlaanderen was in Bucharest, September 30th, to meet the new Belgian ambassador Mr Thomas Baekelandt.
more on the facebook of the Belgian embassy: click here
Festivities in Slatina-Timis: a wedding party in August 2015: click here
Slatina-Timis counts on EU-money: an interview with the mayor in Caon-online: September, 8th 2015.
Catholic Church: the roof has been renovated: click here
Summercamp GLT Golden Hearts Slatina-Timis in Brebu Nou - August 17th-22nd. photo's: click here
4 leaders of the GLT Golden Hearts Slatina-Timis, participated at the national camp for the Glt groups in Romania. click here
Solar Water Boiler for the orphanage of Zagujeni: click here
In 2016 the support-trip will go on from March 30th to April 6th in Slatina-Timis. On Sunday, April 3rd, 2016, the jogging 'll be organized.
TON (The Open Network for Community Development) made a movie about her activities from 2014 until now. GLT (youth movement), OLF (women organization), OLB (men organization), ADAM (mutual organization for health care) and CLD (organization for local development) are presented. click here
Natural Parc Semenic: movie click here
May 2015: Marc and Bart were visiting the firebrigade of Slatina-Timis, Caransebes and Resita. They were attending meetings and an excercise with the firebrigade of Caransebes on a parking place near the E70.
report and photo's: click here
SVSU-Slatina-Timis participated at the provincial competion in Resita 12-06-15. The voluntary firemen obtained an honorable third place. Photos click here
"Prietenii Pompierilor" in Caras-Severin, 15.05.2015. Pupils of the general school of Slatina-Timis participated at the day of "friends of the firemen" organized by ISU- Semenic in Resita and obtained the second place at the tournament. Anton, commandant of SVSU Slatina-timis, and Patricia, teacher, were the coaches.
Photos: click here
Press conference Resita in the office of Case, ADAMS: model of rural health care.
Pavel Aghescu (President ADAMS) organized a press conference with written press and TV, together with DSP, Red Cross. Jozef Goebels gave an overview of B-Ro cooperation and ADAMS setup, TON, master plan and future, and vision on Romanian healthcare. Cristina Vladu, Johny Suru, DSP and Red Cross answered questions. Christina Vladu gave a short overview of the preliminary results of the statistical analysis on Slatina-Timis. click here
May 9th, 2015: regional OLB-training in Slatina-Timis: photos click here
Sunday May 3rd 2015 the 21th jogging and 'Flemisch Fair" were organized in Slatina-Timis jogging. Saturday May 9th 2015 the regional meeting for OLB goes on in Slatina-Timis OLB . click here
The mediotheek materials in the hall on the military domain in Geel are sorted by volunteers of CM international Mechelen-Turnhout and sympathizers of the Geels Roemeniëcomité. What is in good condition goes to Romania and developing countries, the bad materials are dismantled and removed.
OLF-training in Slatina-Timis: click here
Marie Vanwing, student social high school Thomas Moore Geel,was atying for 3 months in Resita. GLT Arcus from Resita made a nice film for Marie: click here
Elise, student orthopedagogie Karel De Grote High School in Antwerp was one week in Slatina-Timis toghether with a colleague-student to compare the social assistance in Romanie with ours ...
her report: click here
Pension Roma in Slatina-Timis: click here
Johny Suru got the decoration: Knight of the Order of the Crown: click here
Fire Brigade Exchange: September 2014: click here
Cycling tour: Geel - Slatina-Timis: 2230kms, 23 days