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
Commission on Interaction with NGOs and Citizens' Complaints meeting
A regular meeting of the Commission on Interaction with NGOs and Citizens' Complaints to the National Assembly was held on 14 September 2017, which was attended by NGOs, among which NASO, having expressed interest in and been approved of forming a Public Council of the Commission.
The Council’s membership was approved, and Iva Taralezhkova from Citizen Participation Forum was elected Chair. 19 members of the Council were elected, and two more were to be added. The Council’s members have different spheres of competence. NASO competence is in Social Affairs and Labour Market. All aspects of the public sphere in which there is interest and activity on the part of the civil sector are covered.
The Public Council is a form of partnership between the National Assembly and civil society structures in order to enhance transparency in the legislative process and ensure public scrutiny and control over the work of the legislative body.
The Commission also took the Elderly People Bill into consideration.