The Bulgarian Women, Peace and Security National Action Plan is divided into four pillars: 1) Prevention; 2) Participation; 3) Protection; 4) Prioritization.

They are interconnected and interdependent, determining the short-, medium- and long-term goals that Bulgaria will strive to achieve within a five-year period. These relate to the achievement of gender equality, female empowerment and more active role in the processes of prevention, conflict resolution and building, strengthening and preserving peace.  

Relevant gender equality policies: 

Gender Equality policy

National Strategy on Equality between Men and Women, 2021-2030

Key WPS and gender equality reports/resources:  

Ministry of Defence: Gender