EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
MUNICIPALITY OF BURGAS
SNOWBALL FINAL SEMINAR
FIRST REGIONAL FORUM
OF SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
IN THE REGION OF BURGAS
10 SEPTEMBER 2010
MUNICIPALITY OF BURGAS
DEAR LADIES AND GENTLEMEN,
National Alliance for Social Responsibility /NASO/, with the support and partnership of the Flemish Authorities and the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilitiesс /EASPD/, and the participation of the Municipality of Burgas are organizing the Snowball final seminar and First regional forum of service providers for persons with disabilities in the region of Burgas.
In the last two years in Bulgaria the Snowball project was implemented, which aims at providing support for development of the structures and capacity of the service providers for persons with disabilities in Bulgaria. The project was implemented by Agency for social development- Vision, which is the founder and a leading organization in the establishment of NASO. The Flamish partners in the project, which is being supported by the Flemish authorities, are PPG and the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities /EASPD/.
In the frameworks of the project two fora of service providers for persons with disabilities were realized- in September 2009 in Varna and in April 2010 in Sofia.
The final seminar and first regional forum of service providers for persons with disabilities will be carried out in the city of Burgas on 10 September 2010 in the Municipality of Burgas at 13:30.
Participants in the forum will be representatives of the Ministry of labor and social policy, the European Commission, the Flemish authorities, representatives and experts from European organizations.
Representatives of institutions, municipalities, employers and service provider organizations from the Burgas region are also invited to participate in the forum.
In the framework of the forum the participants will be able to receive information, exchange ideas, experience and realize partnerships with experts of the European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities /EASPD/, the Flemish authorities, experts and representatives of organizations from Flanders, the Ministry of labor and social policy, the Regional Administration, regional structures, Municipalities etc.
President of NASO
Member of the Board of EASPD