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IOM Bulgaria is organizing an information session and a visit to the Rila Monastery for migrants

On 22nd September 2020 Information center for migrants in Sofia is going to conduct an info session with main topic “State Insurance policy in Bulgaria. Social, health and welfare system in Bulgaria”. The info session is planned as part of the celebration events for the Independence Day of the Republic of Bulgaria. Legally residing migrants and those seeking or having received international protection are welcome to join this cultural event. Within this activity we will also travel and visit Rila Monastery – one of the most important and valuable monuments of Bulgarian cultural and historical inheritance.

If you are interested in participating, kindly send your name, nationality and type of your residency in Bulgaria at gbacheva@iom.int not later than 10 Sept 2020. Note that confirmation of your participation is subject of availability. Those who will be signed as participants for this event will receive confirmation mail with a full programme of the activities. All expenses will be covered as part of Activity 2 „Information, counselling and facilitation of the cultural adaptation of the Third Country nationals and employment seeking support” , within the framework of project "Training and Counselling of Legal Migrants, Asylum Seekers and Beneficiaries of International Protection" funded by the National Program of Bulgaria under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020.