17.03.2017Participants in the program "Equal Chance" with very good success at the end of the first semester
Ninety-eight young people from the country are supported by Center for Interethnic Dialogue and Tolerance "Amalipe" in completing their secondary education, by paying their transport cards and provide them with textbooks. 64 of them are supported by the "Equal Chance - access to secondary education" Program, finaced by Trust for social achievement, and the remaining 34 are supported by funds from the organization.
The students come from poor families living in villages and small towns and studying in secondary schools in big cities. To keep boys and girls at school, Center...
17.03.201752 concepts approved on integrated scheme to support the implementation of municipal plans for Roma integration
Fifty-two municipalities continue forward on the integrated scheme to support the implementation of municipal plans for Roma integration financed under OP "Human Resources Development" and OP "Science and education for smart growth." Their concepts for integrated projects were approved by the inter-ministerial group to the Central Coordination Unit and municipalities will be invited to develop project proposals as specific beneficiaries.
The concepts of 26 municipalities are not approved because they didn't meet the formal criteria. They will be able to correct gaps in...
17.03.2017Ambassadors of Sweden and Finland visited the office of Center
Ambassador of Sweden H.E. Ms. Louise Bergholm and the Ambassador of Finland H.E. Ms. Päivi Blinnikka were dear guests in the office of Center "Amalipe" in Veliko Tarnovo. During the meeting, which was held on 15 March, the ladies got acquainted with the activities of the center and the major projects that Amalipe implements at national level - namely the Project "Every student will be a winner", covering more than 250 schools and the project "Community monitoring of health services."
Their Excellencies did not hide their satisfaction with the overall activities of the...
17.03.2017Newsletter of the activities of Amalipe Center in February 2017
In the newsletter for February you can discover what are the successful practices and models for Roma integration and how we can finance them. Why is it important for some primary schools to be transformed into unified ones and by whom it depends, as well as other interesting topics, such as:
pages 2-3 | Center “Amalipe” held a regional forum to enhance the competence of the institutions on fundamental human rights
page 4-8 | National and international commitment to Roma inclusion in the programs of the EEA Financial Mechanism / Norwegian FM
06.03.2017National and international commitment to Roma inclusion in the programs of the EEA Financial Mechanism / Norwegian FM
Unprecedentedly high political and diplomatic involvement and open doors for inclusion of verified models for Roma integration in the EEA Financial Mechanism / Norwegian FM characterized the forum "Successful practices and models for Roma Integration", which was held on 27 February in Sofia. Deputy Prime MInisters Krumova and Semerdzhiev, representatives of the European Commission, donor countries, the World Bank, ambassadors of ambassadorial group for Roma integration and representatives of 8 embassies, MAs of key programs related to Roma integration and numerous non-governmental...