The Government approved a Plan for 2021 - 2022 for the implementation of the National Strategy for Active Life of the Elderly in Bulgaria (2019 - 2030). The document includes complex activities and measures in response to the challenges posed by the aging population.
The priorities in the plan are related to the promotion of employment and participation of the elderly in society, as well as to the creation of opportunities and a favorable environment for their independent and active life at national and regional level.
The Plan systematizes tasks from various responsible institutions in implementation of the four priorities set in the National Strategy for Active Life of the Elderly in Bulgaria (2019-2030), including measures to overcome the consequences of the spread of COVID-19.
The Plan for 2021 - 2022 for implementation of the National Strategy for Active Life of the Elderly in Bulgaria (2019 - 2030) uses an integrated approach, including financing of the planned measures through the budgets of the competent agencies according to the Law on the State Budget of the Republic of Bulgaria for 2021 and 2022, Operational Programme “Human Resources Development”, other operational programmes, funding for European and other international projects.