Press Conference on 16 May 2007
The gender dimensions of the pension reform in Bulgaria were explored jointly by the Center of Women’s Studies and Policies and the National Social Security Institute with the support of the International Labour Organization office in Budapest. The study was presented on the 16 of May 2007 on a press conference, held in the Press Center of the Bulgarian News Agency. More
The report analyses the four principle elements of the Bulgarian pension system – retirement age, pension rights for periods out of the work force for child care, changes in the public benefit formula and the benefit replacement rates. Inequalities of women and men are explored in all these aspects and main key findings have been summarized by the authors and presented to the press conference. More information about the STUDY and the KEY FINDINGS.