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Women on the move

10.03.2017

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the EEA and Norway Grants have taken a week to celebrate the work and the people that, with the help of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, promote gender equality every day.

Empowering youth at risk in Bulgaria

11.11.2016

The International Youth Centre in Stara Zagora in Bulgaria has been awarded the Council of Europe’s Quality Label Award for its work on empowering young citizens in Bulgaria.

Increasing human rights competence within the courts

10.10.2016

The number of complaints against Bulgaria before the European Court of Human Rights has been significantly reduced. According to the Bulgarian Ministry of Justice, this is a result of sending Bulgarian judges and experts for a placement at the Court.

Boosting competitiveness and creating jobs

02.09.2016

With support from Norway, the Bulgarian furniture producer Valiyan has invested in new machinery contributing to increased production capacity, creation of jobs as well as reduction of energy consumption, waste and emissions.