The Bulgarian Judges Association host in Sofia the 2nd coordination meeting of the Epogender project

Raquel Vañó


The Bulgarian Judges Association hosted the 6th monthly meeting that took place on September 9th and 10th in Sofia. The consortium performed its work at the Sofia Court historical building during two days session.

The results of the questionnaires were discussed and the partners planned their following activities. On Tuesday we were joined by judge Milen Evtimov from the Sofia Regional Court, who presented a report about the problems in applying the Bulgarian Act on the protection against domestic violence.  In the discussion also participated Daniella Gorbunova and Yordanka Bekirska from the Bulgarian Gender Research Foundation and the Alliance for the Protection Against Domestic Violence, who offered their views and experience on the situation concerning gender violence victims and the enforcement of legislation.