Roma Education Fund’s Recommendations on recent National program supporting Roma in Bulgaria

The Roma Education Fund (REF) welcomes the initiatives and efforts of the Ministry of Education in the field of education of Roma students in Bulgaria especially in the most recent national program "Support to municipalities for
implementation of activities for educational desegregation".

In order to further strengthen our already existing cooperation with the Ministry while taking into account REF’s knowledge and expertise on the issue of combating segregation, hereby, REF provides recommendations to the
Ministry on the National program. The recommendation package is based on REF’s desegregation model that have proven its impact in several European countries.