During the discussions at the 8th Annual Meeting of non-governmental organizations, working on women’s and equal opportunities issues, which was held on the 10 April 2006in Sofia, on the motion of Genoveva Tisheva, the participants decided to appeal to the National Assembly and the Government to:
Adopt a Law on Equal Opportunities
Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and promulgate the Convention
Adopt amendments of the Family Code concerning the rights of children and parents in case of divorce
All stakeholders are invited to join the Appeal by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, 17 April 2006.