UNION OF BULGARIAN BLACK SEA LOCAL AUTHORITIES (UBBSLA) is an independent non-governmental, voluntary, self-governing and non-profit organization established as a juridical person in 1992.

At the moment, the Union of the Bulgarian Black Sea Local Authorities unites 20 municipalities bordering the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast, namely:

АvrenАksakovoBalchikBeloslavBurgasByalaVarnaValchi dolDalgopolDevnyaDobrichDolni ChiflikКаvarnaМalko TarnovoNesebar, PomoriePrimorskoSuvorovoShabla and Tsarevo,

located in three administrative regions – Burgas, Varna and Dobrich.

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UBBSLA is an organization uniting the interests of all member municipalities and encouraging strong and effective local self-government and active citizen participation in the Black Sea Region.

UBBSLA PRIORITIES FOR 2020

  • assist municipalities in preparing proposals for applying for funding in the new programming period
  • assistance in establishing contacts and expertise to attract international partners to apply with proposals
  • support to initiate partnerships and twinning of the coastal municipalities of European cities
  • expertise and technical assistance to municipalities to develop plans and strategic documents
  • preparation of expert opinions on the laws concerning the development of the Bulgarian Black Sea coast to provide a better legislative environment for local authorities
  • organizing and conducting seminars and workshops on current legislative changes and their implementation

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UBBSLA is preparing for the 2nd International Learning Event of CAPonLITTER, 09.07.2020

UBBSLA is preparing for the 2nd International Learning Event Union of Bulgarian Black Sea Local Authorities (UBBSLA) is hosting a virtual international conference “‘Beach waste management, in particular, waste disposal and collection aspects’”, which will be held on July 9, 2020. The event is part of the implementation of the project “CAPonLITTER Capitalising good coastal […]

EU Sustainable Energy Week 2020

EU Sustainable Energy Week 2020 what? The Policy Conference is the biggest European conference dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe. For the first time ever, the Policy Conference will be organised in a digital format, under the theme “Beyond the crisis: clean energy for green recovery and growth”. Check out the Policy […]

Three rural municipalities and two agro-holding stakeholders are officially on board by supporting eNEET Rural project in Bulgaria

Three rural municipalities and two agro-holding stakeholders are officially on board by supporting eNEET Rural project in Bulgaria   The Mayors of Aksakovo, Devnya and Beloslav municipalities officially supported the implementation of the project “eNEET Rural: Facilitating entrepreneurship and improving skills of NEETs living in rural areas” by signing a Cooperation Agreement with UBBSLA. By […]

Barriers hindering the Bulgarian tourist summer season’ 2020 and measures to overcome them

BARRIERS HInDERING THE BULGARIAN TOURIST SUMMER SEASON’ 2020 AND MEASURES TO OVERCOME THEM Based on statements of tourist business enterprises working in the Bulgarian Black Sea coast   The World Travel and Tourism Council has recently reported up to 50 million people from the tourist industry are to be declared as unemployed and 25% decrease […]

HEMES Virtual International conference on tackling coastal erosion 18-19 June 2020

The HEMES project organises a Virtual  International conference on tackling coastal erosion 18-19 June 2020 While coastal zones in the Balkans and the Eastern Mediterranean are undoubtedly a competitive advantage for local communities, they are facing ever-increasing natural and anthropogenic pressures that generate poor environmental conditions and can lead to their demise. Based on this […]

MARITIME SPATIAL PLAN OF BULGARIA FOR THE PERIOD 2021-2035

MARITIME SPATIAL PLAN OF BULGARIA FOR THE PERIOD 2021-2035 In accordance with Directive 2014/89 /EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 July 2014. to establish a maritime spatial planning framework, each EU Member State must submit an approved National Maritime Spatial Plan by 31 March 2021 at the latest. This plan […]

eNEET Rural on-line courses are released!

eNEET Rural on-line courses are released!!! If you are an unemployed youth at age 25-29, browse over our free trainings to find out more about the soft-skills and agro courses and the certificates to get. Looking for employment, but are you lacking in interpersonal communication skills? Do you have an innovative idea or wish to open a start-up, but […]

eNEET Rural STUDY VISIT in Oslo, NORWAY

eNEET Rural STUDY VISIT in Oslo, NORWAY 6st of March 2020 As an accompanied event to the 4th eNEET Rural Transnational project meeting, the Study visit was conducted in Oslo on 6th of March 2020. Organized by the Inclusion AS (project expertise partner), some stakeholders from Norway, one stakeholder from Bulgaria and project partner organisations […]