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04 Dec 2019
The Ministry of Labour and Social Policy (MLSP) sent their views on the findings of the Disability Rights International report, which was presented last week, to news website Dnevnik. The Ministry called the findings tendentious, unrepresentative,...
08 Oct 2019
Like all socialist countries in the former Soviet bloc, Bulgaria developed a state-based child care system in the second half of the 20th century. This system was based on the socialist ideology which allowed the state to control families and “shape...
13 Jul 2019
The National Network for Children announced that the Bulgarian Ministry of Labour and Social Policy (MLSP) has announced the passage of significant changes in child protection legislation. The Ministry notes that these changes do not introduce new...
18 May 2019
The National Network for Children, Bulgaria, announced two new services for children at risk officially opened in the city of Kazanlak: the Emergency Center for Accommodating Children at Risk, and the Blue Room in the Center for Public Support. The...
27 Dec 2018
One of the best news for December in Bulgaria is that the Parliament finally adopted the new Disability Act after years of protests by mothers of disabled children. Following the adoption of the new law, people with disabilities will receive more...
15 Jul 2018
The Know-How Center for Alternative Care for Children completes a mid-term evaluation of the results of the project "Hope and Homes for Children-Bulgaria" (HHC). A recent (2014) external evaluation [1], conducted by the Know-How Center for...
13 Dec 2016
Invited by the Know-How centre for alternative care for children at the NBU in the frame of “Child Protection Hub'' for South East Europe project Miroslava Georgieva from Tulip Foundation and colleagues from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria...

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