About the project

Main objective:
Through cross-border consolidation of resources, capacity building and public-private partnership to achieve provision of more effective social services for people at risk of poverty or social exclusion in Romanian-Bulgarian border area.

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New social legislation in Bulgaria

In Bulgaria, new social legislation is in force, including a new Law on Social Services, the unofficial translation of which into English can be found in the Documents section.

November 20, World Children's Day

01.11.2021 On November 20, to mark the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, we celebrate the World Children's Day.

On 14 December 1954, the UN General Assembly called on countries around the world (Resolution 836, IX) to organize, beginning in 1956, an annual event, Universal Children's Day, a day dedicated to children around the world, a day through which children's rights are promoted and celebrated. Five years later, on November 20, 1959, the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration on the Rights of the Child, which defines the rights of the child to protection, education, health care, shelter and adequate nutrition. On the same date, in 1989, the UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

ANDPDCA will manage 100 million euros from the National Recovery and Resilience Plan (PNRR)

28.10.2021 Of the 29.2 billion euros made available to Romania, 368 million euros are allocated for reforms in the field of labor and social protection. Of this amount, 100 million euros will go to ANPDCA (National Authority for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Children and Adoptions), for the development of the social infrastructure component, as follows:

  • 50 million EUR goes to the development of social infrastructure for children, including investments in a network of 150 day centers for children at risk;
  • 50 million EUR is earmarked for the reform of the system for the protection of adults with disabilities and investments in the modernization of social infrastructure for people with disabilities.

Source: http://andpdca.gov.ro