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The President of the Economic and Social Council (ESC) Prof. Lalko Dulevski, the two ESC Vice-Presidents Dr. Konstantin Trenchev and Prof. Neno Pavlov as well as the President of Group III at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) Luca Jahier took part in a final National Conference under the heading: “Be active - what is needed? Older workers in the labour market”. It was organised by the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy of Bulgaria in connection with the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations (2012). The event was hold on 4th December 2012 at the Sheraton Sofia Hotel. The Minister of Labour and Social Policy Totyu Mladenov, as a national coordinator of the European Year in Bulgaria opened the conference.
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"Cooperatives are a successful business model for solving the socio-economic problems of the society, especially under a crisis." With these words, the President of the 41st National Assembly Tsacheva opened the international conference "The role of cooperatives in the development of social economy", organized by the ESC, which was held on 4 December in Sofia.

Official guests of the conference were Minister of Labour and Social Policy - Totyu Mladenov, Luca Jahier - President of Group 3 "Various Interests" of the European Economic and Social Committee /EESC/ and the co-president of the "The Europe region of the International Co-operative Alliance" - Etienne Pflimlin.

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С цел да заостри вниманието на държавните органи и организации по проблемите на трудовата заетост на хората с увреждания в специализираните предприятия и кооперации Икономическият и социален съвет разработи по собствена инициатива и прие на 30.11.2012 г. становище на тема „Трудовата заетост на хората с увреждания”.

В редица свои документи и в Стратегия „Европа 2020” Европейската комисия отчита важността на включването на хората с увреждания в обществото и поощрява държавите да откликват на нуждите на тази група хора чрез предоставяне на качествени и иновативни услуги. Основните ползи за обществото от прилагането на политики за интеграция на хората с увреждания имат както социален, така и икономически аспект - заетост на хората с увреждания, принос към социалното им включване, създаването на социален капитал и същевременно икономии на публични средства.

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is the “bridge” between citizens and the national government. Its mission is to support such “bridging” so as to facilitate the communication between the society and the national government. It is the new and modern institution of the civil dialogue.

The ESC's mission is to promote civil society organisations access to and involvement in the process of decision-making on strategic economic and social issues.

The main goal of ESC's operation is to enable different representatives of organised civil society to feel free to state their views whereas unanimity on matters of common interest is encouraged. The Council expresses and protects civil society interests by communicating agreed statements and proposals submitted by its members to the executive and legislative authorities.

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