Country Office Contacts
1057 Sofia, Bulgaria, Tel: (359-2) 969-72-29, Fax:(359-2) 971-20-45

INTERPRED, The World Trade Center, 36 Dragan Tsankov Blvd.

Washington, +1 (202) 458-2736, Europe and Central Asia Region

1818 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20433

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Social Inclusion Project  (2008 – 2013)

This project was launched in order to speed up convergence of living standards and to promote early-age inclusion of children from disadvantaged and poor families. Read More »

10 avenues to foster smart, sustainable, and inclusive growth

This note outlines ten avenues to foster smart, sustainable, and inclusive growth in key areas of Bulgaria's current partnership with the World Bank Group. Read More »


Bulgaria: Commitments by Fiscal Year (in millions of dollars)*

*Amounts include IBRD and IDA commitments

Data from World Bank
With 85 percent of university graduates dissatisfied with the quality of education, Bulgaria needs to urgently address the challenges of raising quality standards, improving efficiency and investing smartly.
Labor & Social Protection
The Open Society Institute in Sofia, along with eight non-government organizations, recently voiced concern over the slow pace of Roma integration in Bulgaria.
Bulgaria: Power Sector Rapid Assessment
Energy & Mining
Rapid assessment of selected aspects of Bulgaria's power sector, May 2013 (PDF).
Bulgaria’s Development: Artists Capture a Changing Landscape
Social Development
The World Bank Group celebrates its 20+ years of partnership with Bulgaria with an exhibition of 20+ contemporary artists.
Knowledge as Currency: The Lasting Partnership of Bulgaria and the World Bank Group
Global Economy
New strategic partnership shifts focus from traditional lending operations to knowledge and advisory support.