Daily webcast

Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

UNICEF: One in three Bulgarian children feel in danger

Photo: archive

Every second child in Bulgaria aged 18 or under, or 47% of all children, has experienced some form of violence, indicates a 2019-2020 survey by UNICEF-Bulgaria conducted among more than 2,000 children and young people aged 13 to 25. According to the survey, 13% of Bulgarian children have experienced all three forms of violence - physical, mental and sexual. One in three children in Bulgaria feels in danger at home, at school or within the community.

Adults who were exposed to violence in the past are more likely to use violence against their children, the study notes.

More from category

Milen Mitev

Legal expert Milen Mitev becomes acting director of BNR

The Council for Electronic Media accepted the resignation of BNR Director General Andon Baltakov, who resigned a few days ago because of personal reasons. He will be replaced by Milen Mitev - director of the Administrative Directorate..

published on 8/4/21 4:25 PM
Plamen Nikolov

ITN to present draft cabinet to the President in time

"There is Such a People" (ITN) will present to the president a fulfilled mandate for forming a government, probably even before the deadline expires on Friday, Prime Ministe designate Plamen Nikolov said. He added that he expected..

published on 8/4/21 3:14 PM

ITN share similar views with three political forces in National Assembly

Deputy Chairman of "There is Such a People" (ITN), Filip Stanev, has found complete similarity in views on the areas of justice, healthcare, tax policy, education, agriculture and social policy with "Democratic Bulgaria", BSP and..

published on 8/4/21 3:02 PM