Nela IvanovaNela Ivanova is from Burgas, Bulgaria. Since 2011, she has been working as a social worker in education at the “Dose of Love” Association – a non-governmental organization that unites experts in the field of drug use and HIV/AIDS prevention.

Nela started working at the “Dose of Love” as a volunteer, later she continued as an outreach worker with vulnerable groups, project coordinator and Executive Director. At present, she coordinates a local project on TB and is acting as Financial Director on the Managing Board of “Dose of Love”.

Nela has experience in working with vulnerable groups: drug users, sex workers, men having sex with men, homeless people and prison inmates, with a focus on drug use and addictions, HIV/AIDS and TB.