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IOM conducted another online training for national institutions and NGOs

International Organization for Migration, in partnership with UNICEF, conducted a training on the topic “Prevention of gender-based violence” on the 28th of July 2020.

Participants included social workers from Directorates “Social Assistance” in Haskovo, Harmanli, Svilengrad, Nova Zagora and Sofia, colleagues from the State Agency for Child Protection, the State Agency for Refugees, from social services and non-governmental organizations working cases of violence towards women and children and/or working with migrants.

The activity was conducted in the framework of project "Strengthening the Capacity of National Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations in the Field of Asylum", funded by funded by the National Program of Bulgaria under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020.