REC Bulgaria

REC Bulgaria

Established

1993

Website

bulgaria.rec.org

Contact details

7 Paris Str., Office 17
1000 Sofia, Bulgaria
Phone: +359 2 983 4817
Fax: +359 2 983 5217
Email: rec-bulgaria@rec.org

Current staff

  • Ventzislav Kirilov Vassilev Country Office Director |
  • Mihaela Dineva Project Manager

REC Bulgaria implements its activities in cooperation with the government, local authorities, companies in the environmental sector, and private and state institutions. Its team of experienced staff assists in environmental problem solving at local level with international support from REC head office and in cooperation with Bulgarian partners. REC Bulgaria particiates in both regional projects and international initiatives.

REC Bulgaria supports NGOs, private and state institutions and other stakeholders in the environmental field in their role within a democratic and sustainable society. Projects are implemented by REC Bulgaria in the following areas:

  • Environmental capacity building
  • Environmental information dissemination
  • NGO support
  • Business and environment
  • Local initiatives
  • Public participation
  • Environmental policy
  • Climate change
  • Environmental law

REC Bulgaria is the only organisation in Bulgaria legally connected with the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe. Any other organisation or individuals using our name have no affiliation with the REC, and have no endorsement to use the REC’s name and reputation.

  • Development of educational materials and programmes for local sustainable development, biodiversity and nature conservation
  • Waste management, energy efficiency, water and air quality management, and the management of protected areas and Natura 2000 sites
  • Assistance for project development focused on EU Structural Funds
  • Training of local authorities, non-governmental organisations and businesses in the development of project proposals in the field of sustainable development
  • Support during the preparation of strategic documents, such as short-term and long-term strategies at local and national level
  • Organisation of information campaigns on various environmental topics
  • Support to transboundary cooperation

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