05.10.2008Documents for Roma integration - training
Training of Roma NGOs from South-Eastern Bulgaria about the preparation of municipal documents for Roma integration took place in Bansko on October 4 and 5. Representatives of Roma grass root organizations united in Civic Alliance for Roma Movement took part in thetraining. It was organized by Integro Association. Deyan Kolev from Center “Amalipe” was the trainer.
The participants were got familiar with all national documents for Roma integration. The Resolutions of European Parliament about Roma as well as points from the Operational Programs connected with Roma integration were presented in addition. Main accent was put on the necessity of preparing municipal documents for Roma integration and on advocacy techniques for their adoption. Divided into small groups, the participants prepared concrete plans for elaboration of municipal strategies for Roma integration in their municipalities and for organizing advocacy campaigns for their approval.