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PROJECT 'HERA': INTERNATIONAL POLICE SYMPOSIUM AGAINST GENDER - BASED VIOLENCE

Representatives of the Association and the Regional Directorate of Ministy of Interior - Smolyan participated in International symposium for police procedures against gender - based violence on 22 and 23 November in Valencia, Spain. The main objective of this simposium was to bring together international experts on violence against women in order to exchange ideas and best practices with regard to the role of the Police and its procedures in cases of gender violence. At the same time, there was a review of the European legislative framework and it was taken into consideration the possibity of making proposals on the subject, and legislative recommendations to partner countries in order to improve protocols for police intervention in the matter.

11/2011

JOB OPPORTUNITIES - PROJECT COORDINATOR, EXPERT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, RESEARCH ASSISTANT
COORDINATOR OF PROJECT
Profile of the position:
• to be responsible for the overall management of the project
• to represent the project to international, state, public bodies and organizations
• to represent the project to public and the media
• to manage the project budget
• to carry out the official project correspondence
• to organize meetings with associate partners
• to keep contacts with project partners
• to ensure an implementation of the goals and objectives of the project. Responsible for the planning process and project reports
Minimum requirements for the position:
- University education - Master degree;
- Professional experience - at least 1 year experience in the development, implementation, monitoring and control and / or management and realization of at least one project with EU funding;
Knowledge and skills:
Computer literacy: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, other software products
English proficiency: Mandatory
Knowledge of another EU working language: Advantage
Special skills and competencies for the position:Management activities and team management
EXPERT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Profile of the position:
• to conduct research, related to child to parents violence;
• to analyze results and present them to the partners;
• to participate in meetings and discussions of the issue with partners;
• to participate in the development of tools for adaptation;
• to adapt foreign developed tools to the Bulgarian conditions;
• to identify best practices
; • to disseminate outcomes from child to parent violence project;
Minimum requirements for the position:
- University education - Master degree;
- Professional experience - at least 1 year experience in conducting of researches and identification of models of violence and identification and results analyze Knowledge and skills:
Computer literacy: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, other software products
English proficiency: Advantage
Knowledge of another EU working language: Advantage
Special skills and competencies for the position: Expertise in the adaptation of developed intervention tools
RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Profile of the position:
• to participate in a research, related to child to parent violence;
• to support the work of the expert on domestic violence, related to the conduction and identification of domestic violence;
• to participate in meetings and discussions of the issue with partners;
Minimum requirements for the position:
- University education - Master degree;
- Professional experience - at least 1 year experience in conducting of researches and identification of models of violence Knowledge and skills:
Computer literacy: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, other software products
English proficiency: Advantage
Knowledge of another EU working language: Advantage
Special skills and competencies for the position: Expertise in identification of models of violence
If you are interested in any of the positions, please send your CV at e-mail:rhodopemountain@gmail.com, not later then December 4, 2011.

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Trainings of the Children Sport Clubs in Martial Arts to the Regional Directorate of Ministry of Interior - Smolyan and Regional Department 'Police' - Zlatograd have been started. Additional equipment for the gym to the Regional Department 'Police' - Zlatograd was purchased.

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PROJECT 'I CHOSE WITHOUT VIOLENCE': YOUTH TRAINING 'DEVELOPMENT OF COMMUNICATIVE SKILLS'

On the 7 and 8 October 2011 in the village of Starcevo, Zlatograd municipality, it was held two-day training 'Development of Communicative Skills' with young people from the clubs in Smolyan and Zlatograd aimed at supporting self-asessment, social skills of young people and encouraging the use of non-aggressive models for dealing with conflict situations. During the training the young people from the club in Smolyan shared their experience with the volunteers from Zlatograd, set up a Volunteer Pool and planed future joint activities. The next step in the project's implementation is organizing the work of Children Sport Clubs in Martial Arts to the Regional Directorate of Ministry of Interior - Smolyan and Regional Department 'Police' - Zlatograd.

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PROJECT 'HERA': SECOND TRANSNATIONAL MEETING

Representatives of the Association and the Regional Directorate of Ministry of Interior - Smolyan participated in the II Transnational Meeting which took place on 21 and 22 June 2011 in Wakefield, UK. During the two-day meeting were discussed criminal justice state policy, legal framework, police organization and structure, police protocols, information processing, assistance strategies, performance management, police training policies and systems in the countries participating in the project.