Bulgaria: Sibel Kekilli visits a project for Roma girls

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As a Terres des Femmes embassador Sibel Kekilli visited from the 7th until the 10th June 2015 for the very first time a roma quarter in Burgas, Bulgaria. She got to know the project FLORIKA and which what kind of problems the Roma minority face in the city. During her stay she also participated on the girls’ activities and tried to convince people who are – or should – taking care of the Roma problems. She talked to the second mayor of Burgas, the head of the Roma Union Mitko Dokov and also had a discussion with the initiators of a local program to prevent children’s pregnancy.