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Bulgaria: 28 April events held by the Confederation of Labour (PODKREPA)

This 28 April on the occasion of the IWMD, the Confederation of Labour PODKREPA, Bulgaria  organise  global activity in social media. You may see  at  http://podkrepa.org • https://bg-bg.facebook.com/KTPodkrepa/

As well  an  event before the Monument of Miner  was hold to remember  victims of accidents at work. We have also several publications on the topic  in regional  newspapers.

Veselina Starcheva
International Policy Senior Expert
Confederation of Labour PODKREPA
2, Angel Kanchev Str.,Sofia, Bulgaria
phone:   +359 2 981 29 28
mobile:  +359  887 771 053
e-mail:   starcheva@podkrepa.org


Bulgaria: FTTUB celebrates World Day for Safety – April 28

International Workers’ Memorial Day news from Bulgaria.

Via Google translate:

“FTTUB was part of the commemoration of the World Day for Safety, April 28. President’s Union of Transport Trade Unions in Bulgaria, Ekaterina Yordanova laid a wreath at the monument of the people died in accidents in front of the Confederation. Flowers and wreaths in memory of those killed and injured in accidents at work and offer my congressional leadership of the Confederation, led by President Plamen Dimitrov, representatives of the main members of the headquarters of the Confederation, the legislative and the executive.

“Among those present were Dr. Ademov – Chairman of the Labour and Social Affairs of the National Assembly, Gulab Donev – Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Policy, Vasil Velev – President of the Association of Industrial Capital in Bulgaria Biser Petkov – Governor of NSSI. A memorial ceremony attended by the President of the union to Despred member FTTUB – Boyka Hristova, team members of the Union of transport trade unions, representatives of the Women’s and Youth Committee FTTUB.

“CITU urged all social partners to be highly involved with for safe working conditions in order to prevent occupational accidents and diseases.”