New procedure under the "Local development, poverty reduction and enhanced inclusion of vulnerable groups" programme

The Programme operator of the "Local development, poverty reduction and enhanced inclusion of vulnerable groups" programme, funded by the EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021, announces a procedure for a pre-defined project "New Approaches to Generating Data for Difficult Groups of the population at risk of violation of their rights".

The project will be implemented by the National Statistical Institute (NSI) in partnership with the Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA).

The funding allocated to this procedure is up to EUR 1 000 000.

The procedure is focused on the elaboration of innovative methods and approaches for collecting data on hard-to-reach populations and on the customization of relevant indicators. The funded project will also include the testing of these methods for gathering and analyzing population data that are needed to create more targeted and effective social policies at regional and local level.

The deadline for application is March 25, 2019 until 6 PM.

The Application Guidelines and the related documents (in Bulgarian and English) are published in UMIS 2020 at the following address:

https://eumis2020.government.bg/en/s/Procedure/Info/2495163f-373f-4d4e-96af-2c8a35d3a767