SPEAKERS

Sultanka PETROVA
Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Policy, Bulgaria

As a Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Policy Dr Sultanka Petrova is in charge of the organization and coordination of the ministry’s activity in the area of labour incomes and living standards, social economy, demographic policy and corporate social responsibility. She is responsible for the work of Directorate “Living Standards, Demographic Policy and Social Investments” and the National Institute of Reconciliation and Arbitration.

Sultanka Petrova has a Ph.D. in pedagogy. She holds a masters degree in primary and preschool pedagogy from Sofia University which she graduated as a specialist in social activity. She graduated the Medical College for Health Workers. She is member of the Macedonian Scientific Union.

In the 2014 general elections she was elected as a Member of Parliament in the 43d National Assembly. From 1984 to the end of 2008 she works as a health inspector at the Sofia Regional Public Health Protection and Control Inspectorate.