On 18th March 2015, the open forum on The Bulgarian civil society today. The commitment to political reforms and economic progress took place at the Bulgarian embassy in Berlin. It was organised by the embassy and the German-Bulgarian Forum in cooperation with the DBIHK.
The opening talks were held by the Bulgarian ambassador to Germany, H.E. Radi Naidenov, the Bulgarian deputy prime minister, Meglena Kuneva, and Dr. Gernot Erler, Member of the Bundestag, chairman of the German-Bulgarian Forum.
Moderated by Mitko Vassilev, the interaction between civil society and economy was discussed by Vladimir Kissiov, Dr. Ognian Donev and Heiko Schmidt (from left to right in the photo). Thanks to his many years of experience, Mr. Schmidt was the only German participant in the discussions.