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Bulgaria assumed the Chairmanship-in-Office of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation

16 January 2019 event.type.customnews

On 1st of January 2019 Bulgaria assumed the Chairmanship-in-Office of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation for the period 1 January – 30 June 2019.


Under the motto “Sea of Opportunities”, the Bulgarian Chairmanship-in-Office sets as its priorities the further development of BSEC as a project-oriented organization; the continuation of the processes of reform and adaptation of the organization to the contemporary challenges; the promotion of the meaningful interaction with the EU.


The Chairmanship-in-Office of BSEC – the most representative and institutionally developed organization in the Black Sea region, is bound to certain responsibilities for our country in terms of conducting policies within the Organization. A successful realization of the Bulgarian Chairmanship shall further the development of Bulgaria’s regional foreign policy as well as the achievement of one of the national foreign policy priorities, namely activity in Bulgaria’s relations with the countries of the wider Black Sea region.


Bulgaria shall put a particular emphasis on the project-oriented approach towards the regional cooperation, while the priority areas of sectoral cooperation during the Bulgarian Chairmanship-in-Office will be culture, transport, and environmental protection.


During its Chairmanship-in-Office, Bulgaria shall strive for deepening of the ties between the business communities of the BSEC Member States and for the further synchronization in the work of the BSEC and its Related Bodies.
The objective of the Bulgarian Chairmanship is that the activities included in its Calendar contribute to the successful implementation of the BSEC Economic Agenda and have a practical impact on the development of the cooperation within the Organization.


Important aspect of the Chairmanship’s activity will be the energizing of the BSEC – European Union cooperation, as well as identifying concrete projects and areas of practical interaction. The coinciding Bulgarian BSEC Chairmanship-in-Office and Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2019 provide a good opportunity for further development of the BSEC – EU cooperation in a project-oriented and mutually beneficial direction, and increasing the visibility of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation in the European Union.

Coordination Meeting for the Presentation of the Priorities and the Calendar of Events of the Bulgarian chairmanship-in-Office

Coordination Meeting for the Presentation of the Priorities and the Calendar of Events of the Bulgarian chairmanship-in-Office

On the 1st of January 2019, Bulgaria assumed the Chairmanship-in-Office of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation - the most representative and institutionally developed organization in the Black Sea region. Bulgaria believes that the wider Black Sea area continues to provide significant opportunities for cooperation and fruitful interaction. 
25 January 2019
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BSEC CALENDAR OF EVENTS BULGARIAN CHAIRMANSHIP-IN-OFFICE (JANUARY – JUNE 2019)

BSEC CALENDAR OF EVENTS BULGARIAN CHAIRMANSHIP-IN-OFFICE (JANUARY – JUNE 2019)
25 January 2019
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PRIORITIES OF THE BULGARIAN CHAIRMANSHIP-IN-OFFICE

On the 1st of January 2019, Bulgaria assumed the Chairmanship-in-Office of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation - the most representative and institutionally developed organization in the Black Sea region. Bulgaria believes that the wider Black Sea area continues to provide significant opportunities for cooperation and fruitful interaction. That is why, under the motto “Sea of Opportunities”, Bulgaria will aspire to revitalize BSEC efficiency as to provide more concrete and visible results for the citizens of the member-states, and to improve the attractiveness of the region for foreign investors and tourists.
28 January 2019
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10th International Black Sea Symposium

Within the framework of the Calendar of Events of the Bulgarian Chairmanship-in-Office of the BSEC, the 10th International Black Sea Symposium organized by the International Center for Black Sea Studies (ICBSS) took place in Athens on 6-7 March 2019 with the "Black Sea - Silk Road Condor: Building Bridges of Cooperation" as its main theme.
13 March 2019
International workshop on the issue of “Women in the information and communication technologies”

International workshop on the issue of “Women in the information and communication technologies”

An international workshop on the issue of “Women in the information and communication technologies” took place on 22 March 2019 at the Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communication of the Republic of Bulgaria.
22 March 2019
BSEC Green Energy Investment Forum

BSEC Green Energy Investment Forum

A Green Energy Investment Forum was held on 16 April 2019 at Inter Expo Center in Sofia within the schedule of the Bulgarian Chairmanship of the BSEC
18 April 2019

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