The National Statistical Institute (NSI) and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) are organizing an online conference on 4 – 5 May to present four thematic reports – an in-depth analysis of the situation of children, Roma, people with disabilities and the elderly people in the country. The working language of the conference is Bulgarian with simultaneous translation into English. Representatives of the European Commission, international organizations, state and local authorities, the scientific community and non-governmental organizations are invited to take part in the conference. The agenda of the meeting is available here.
The presented reports were prepared in the implementation of the activities under project BGLD-3.001 ‘Novel Approaches to Generating Data on hard-to-reach populations at risk of violation of their rights’. The project was funded by the European Economic Area and Norwegian Financial Mechanism programme under call BGLD-3.001, ‘Local development, poverty reduction and enhanced inclusion of vulnerable groups’, funded by the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area 2014-2021 (EEA FM). Preliminary (draft) versions of the thematic reports on key indicators for social inclusion and fundamental rights in Bulgaria: