A training forum for institutions from Lom, within the framework of the project “Specialized services for children from Roma communities in conflict or contact with the law”, was held at the beginning of the week in Bansko. The project has been implemented since October 2022 and aims to introduce and develop an effective integrated approach aimed at improving the status and opportunities of children in contact with the law in three Roma communities in Bulgaria – Pazardzhik, Plovdiv and Lom.
Representatives of the relevant institutions and organizations from Lom participated – Children’s Pedagogical Room, Social Assistance Directorate, Child Protection Department, Lom Municipality, etc., as well as the team of the Center for Counseling and Legal Assistance for Children, established in April.
The aim of the training event was to improve cooperation with local institutions and stakeholders and increase their capacity to work with children in contact with the law.
The beneficiary of the project is IGA Crime Prevention Fund, and the partners in its implementation are “Roma – Lom” Foundation, “Roma” Regional Development Foundation – Plovdiv and Save a child – Norway.
Project “Specialized services for children from Roma communities in conflict or contact with the law”, Contract MP No. 93-00-145/12.10.2022, is financed by the “Justice”