Activity of The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy
Aims and objectives
Coordination, organisation, development and implementation of national policies, concerning gender equality. Activities in this field are part of the implementation of the National Strategy on Gender Equality 2008-2015, which has been implemented through annual national plans; in each plan there are special measures for men. Implemented the National Strategic Plan on gender equality for 2011.
Name: The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy
Area of intervention: Men and gender equality
Organisation Country: Bulgaria
Organisation Phone: 359-2-939 24 57
Name: Lilia Abadjieva
Yearly plans of action on gender equality, policies on paternity leave, good practices. In relation to the implementation of the Law on protection against domestic violence there have been programmes developed for perpetrators in partnership with the Ministry of Interior.
Several strategic papers, strategies and programs have been developed in the field of gender equality and antidiscrimination. Men's issues have not been particularly targeted.