Monday, 10 August 2020

Improving the capacity of staff in special temporary accommodation facilities

08.06.12 | News

From May 31st to- June 1st in Plovdiv, took place a training session on "Capacity building of staff in special temporary housing facilities for foreigners - preventing crisis and conflict situations." The event was held under the project of the European Institute "Training of Bulgarian institutions responsible for the uniform application of common standards on return", funded by the European Return Fund.

Representatives of the Special Center for Temporary Accommodation of Foreigners in Liubimetz and Sofia, and the "Combating illegal migration" unit, answering to the Ministry of Interior took part in the training.

The participants went through a practical training course on how to deal with conflict and crisis situations, by taking part in role plays and case studies on the topic. A psychotherapist from the Institute of Psychology in the Ministry of Interior conducted role-plays with video recording and analysed the participants' behaviour.