Bulgaria: 2013 - European Year of citizens

In connection with the International Women’s Day -8-th March the Female Public Parliament "XXI century and CITUB- Bulgaria organised a national conference "2013 - European Year of citizens" with participation of youth and students.

The following issues have been discussed:

* the role of the civil society, its participation in decision - making processes at local and national levels in the field of economic, social and political life;
* the social, economic, professional, labour and others rights of young people - both men and women - on the labour market

Particular attention was paid to the role and the importance of the 8-th March in regards to women’s rights in current circumstances.