NewsCall for Applications for the Women’s Human Rights Training Institute (WHRTI), 2020-2022 28/05/20 United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Dubravka Šimonović Official visit to Bulgaria, 14 - 21 October 2019 End of Mission Statement 22/10/19 A new European project started with focus on justice for children in contact processes and disputes for families, experiencing domestic violence 11/01/19
The Bulgarian Gender Research Foundation is founded in June 1998 in Sofia as an independent NGO of public utility.
The organization works in the field of gender equality, prevention of domestic violence, reproductive rights and anti-discrimination by providing information, elaboration and production of researches, analyses and draft laws, conducting campaigns and lobbying for legislative changes, provision of training and consultations for professionals and working in wide networks in cooperation with other organizations, public institutions and experts.
The BGRF has branches in Plovdiv, Haskovo, Gorna Oryahovitza.
Since 2001 the BGRF has a youth department.
We work in the sphere of:
- Domestic violence
- Human rights protection
- Trafficking in women
- Prevention of discrimination
- Socio-economic rights of women
- Youth issues