SOCIAL ECONOMY AS AN EFFECTIVE MODEL FOR SOCIAL INCLUSION
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP, SOCIAL SERVICES, EMPLOYMENT
International Hotel, Golden Sands Resort, Varna, Bulgaria, 14-15 JUNE 2018
With the confirmed participation of the Minister of Labour and Social Policy Biser Petkov
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 15 MAY 2018
FIRST NATIONAL MEETING OF SOCIAL SERVICES MANAGERS
19 MARCH 2018, 10:00-16:00
ROSITSA DIMITROVA, DEPUTY MINISTER OF LABOUR AND SOCIAL POLICY,
RUMYANA PETKOVA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE AGENCY FOR SOCIAL ASSISTANCE
and Victoria Tahova, Deputy Executive Director,
Emil Todorov, Director of Child Protection Directorate,
Nikolina Ivanova, Head of Social Services for Adults Department
Reneta Manolova, Head of Social Services for Children Department
Albena Topalova, Expert-in-Chief of Social Services for Children Department
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 15 MARCH 2018
NASO took part in 1st World Conference on Supported Employment
The 1st World Conference on Supported Employment: “Employment for All — A Global Perspective” took place in Belfast, Northern Ireland, 14 to 16 June 2017, hosted by the European Union of Supported Employment (EUSE) and the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities (EASPD). The conference was attended by over 700 social service providers, NGOs, representatives of the business sector and the education sector, as well as persons with disabilities from Canada, Australia, China, and countries across Europe.
The programme included presentations, panel discussions and workshops for small groups on supported employment related topics. The conference aimed to exchange experience, share best practices, outline the different approaches and ways of implementing supported employment in Europe and in the world.
The President of the National Alliance for Social Responsibility Georgi Georgiev took part in three workshops on the Economic Impact of Inclusion in the Open Labour Market for Persons with Disabilities, the Impact of Supported Employment on the Quality of Life of Persons with Disabilities, and Self-Esteem of Persons with Disabilities in Business Environment.