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Bulgaria

Strive to Improve the Environment and Provide Support for the Development of Civil Society Organizations (BG0065)

Overview

At-a-Glance

Action Plan: Bulgaria National Action Plan 2016-2018

Action Plan Cycle: 2016

Status: Inactive

Institutions

Lead Institution: Administration of the Council of Ministers

Support Institution(s): BUlgarian Center for Non-Profit Law, Forum "Citizens Initiatives"

Policy Areas

Aid, Capacity Building, Civic Space, Public Participation

IRM Review

IRM Report: Bulgaria End-of-Term Report 2016-2018, Bulgaria Mid-Term Report 2016-2018

Starred: No

Early Results: Did Not Change

Design i

Verifiable: Yes

Relevant to OGP Values: Access to Information , Civic Participation

Potential Impact:

Implementation i

Completion:

Description

Bulgarian government will strive to improve the environment and provide support for the development of civil society organizations. Updating the Strategy for Developing Civil Society Organizations and adoption of a new action plan thereto and lead institution Status quo/Problem addressed: The Strategy for Developing Civil Society Organizations has expired and at present there is no responsible institution tasked with its updating and consequent implementation. Main objective: To create favorable environment for the civil society organizations and promote their active involvement in decision-making, policy-formulation and citizen control. Ambition: A vibrant civil society contributing to the improvement of government, providing quality services and possessing better expertise. Relevance and OGP challenge addressed: The measure sets out to create better conditions for the development of civil society and stimulate partnership between the CSOs and government. It will increase public integrity. Lead implementing institution: Administration of the Council of Ministers Other governmental actors involved: No Other non-governmental actors involved: Bulgarian Center for Non-Profit Law, Forum “Citizen Initiatives” Deliverables and impact: Support for CSOs provided. Completion date: December 2017

IRM End of Term Status Summary

4b.1.1 Strive to improve the environment and provide support for the development of civil society organizations
For specifics on this commitment, please see the full report in Bulgarian or English.

Commitments

Open Government Partnership