Yanichka Trueva works as a manager "Business Development" in the team of Cleantech Bulgaria. She supports activities related to local, regional, national economic and social development through implementation of pilot projects with EU funding - national operational, cross-border and transnational programs.
She has in-depth expertise in developing strategic planning documents (Municipal plans for development and Integrated plans for urban regeneration and development), and in evaluation of the implementation of strategic planning documents - preliminary, intermediate and ex post evaluations.
Yanichka has extensive experience in the development, implementation and evaluation of youth policy in Bulgaria as a Director of "Youth department" at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Science in the period 2011 - 2013, and the member of the team of experts carried out the Interim assessment of the "Youth in action" Programme 2007-2013 of EU.
She has extensive experience in local economic development and business services providers by building and developing the non-profit organizations, including microfinance and business incubation of micro and small businesses and vulnerable groups. In the period 2002-2010, as a member of the JOBS project team (a project of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - Bulgaria and the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy (MLSP) she has provided monitoring and strategic support to 42 business centers and 10 business incubators (with a team of over 350 people) for the realization of the objectives under the JOBS project in Bulgaria.
Yanichka is an expert in the field of public - private partnerships creation in purpose to support the solving of local social significant problems and tasks by attracting private resources. She possesses expertise in the field of methodologies and materials development for training in various fields and for preparation and implementation of marketing and social studies.