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In a series of its acts the Economic and Social Council notes that early school leaving is a leading factor for unemployment, poverty and social exclusion in the country. Northwestern Bulgaria is one of the regions in which the problem of early school leaving is particularly current. For this reason, the Economic and Social Council held on 23 September in Vratsa the first regional round table “Problems of early school leaving”. “It is especially important for the ESC such problems to be discussed and solutions at the local level to be sought”, said ESC President Professor Lalko Dulevski at the opening. With this discussion the ESC launched a series of regional roundtables by focusing on areas where the problem is the biggest.
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The Economic and Social Council (ESC) is organising a regional round table on the "Problems of early leaving form the educational system" on September 23, 2013 (Monday), Town of Vratsa, at the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Hall (Hristo Botev 24 bulevard).
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“The Bulgarian Economic and Social Council hosted this public discussion on the updated project of the Partnership Agreement for the Republic of Bulgaria for the 2014-2020 programming period as a part of the ECS’s policy of being a platform for dialogue on the main social and economic problems in our country”.  That said Prof. Neno Pavlov , Vice - President of the ESC at the opening of the event, which took place on the September 9, 2013 in Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan.  The event was organised by the ESC with the assistance of Ms. Zinaida Zlatanova, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice.

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The Partnership Agreement for Bulgaria (2014-2020) and the programs attached to it are the main strategic documents that set the priorities and objectives for our country in the new programming period. Depending on their quality and precision is how successfully Bulgaria will invest almost 15 billion expected for the period 2014-2020 and how this will impact on the socio - economic environment, the creation of growth and jobs.
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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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