Thematic Fund Security Bulgaria


The Thematic Fund Security has the purpose to address Schengen related issues and to contribute to enhancing socially related security as well as to fighting against corruption and organized crime. It shall support projects and joint projects between Swiss and Bulgarian institutions.
 

Pays/région Thème Période Budget
Bulgarie
Accroître la sécurité publique
Accroître la sécurité sociale
Lutte contre la corruption et le crime organisé
01.04.2011 - 31.12.2019
CHF 9'724'253

Note: the texts under all the headings, with the exception of 'Results achieved', describe the situation before the start of the project.

Contexte

Upon accession of Bulgaria on 1 January 2007, certain weaknesses in the security system remained. Although Bulgaria has recently strengthened its prosecution, initiated structural reforms in revenue and customs agencies and started work on an anti-corruption strategy, there is still a need for steps to further improve judicial practice and a continued improvement of the way the judiciary, police and other investigative bodies are structured, managed and cooperate.

Objectifs

The purpose of the Thematic Fund Security is to address Schengen related issues and contribute to enhancing socially related security as well as to fighting against corruption and organized crime.

Groupes cibles

Bulgarian public and non governmental organisations active in the field of security, migration, anti trafficking, fight against corruption

Activités

Activities are primarily the implementation of 10 to 12 projects and joint projects between Swiss and Bulgarian institutions amounting to CHF 100’000 to CHF 1’500’000. Projects will support exchange of know-how, training, acquisition of material, institutional development.

Résultats

Résultats obtenus:  

  • 9 projects were implemented with different Bulgarian and Swiss stakeholders in the field of forensic research, environmental security, stolen vehicles, juvenile justice, juvenile delinquency, policing violence, fighting against organized crime, corruption and human trafficking.


Direction/office fédéral responsable DDC
Crédit Contribution suisse à l'UE élargie
Partenaire de projet Partenaire contractuel
Secteur privé
  • Secteur privé suisse


Budget Phase en cours Budget de la Suisse CHF   9'724'253 Budget suisse déjà attribué CHF   9'086'239
Phases du projet Phase 1 01.04.2011 - 31.12.2019   (Phase en cours)