site.btaDeputy PM Lazarov to Head National Council for Cooperation on Ethnic and Integration Issues
Deputy Prime Minister and Labour and Social Policy Minister Lazar Lazarov will head the National Council for Cooperation on on Ethnic and Integration Issues with the Council of Ministers. The decision was made by the caretaker government at its weekly meeting Thursday.
The National Council is a coordinating and advisory body. It assists the Cabinet in the development and implementation of the state policy on ethnic and integration issues, based on cooperation between state bodies and associations of Bulgarian citizens belonging to ethnic minorities and other non-profit legal entities working in the field of inter-ethnic relations and the protection of human rights.