The Foundation’s priority objective is to promote mutual tolerance and better understanding of the cultural diversity in Bulgaria and the Balkans. ACCESS consistently works for the development of a network facilitating free exchange of expertise and information, and establishment of contacts among Bulgarian and foreign NGOs, especially from the Balkan countries.

ACCESS – Sofia Foundation implements projects, conducts surveys and analyses, organizes courses, trains interns and publishes books and periodicals in four key areas:

– Balkan dialogue and regional cooperation;

– Intercultural dialogue and education;

– Civil society building;

– Freedom of speech and media.