A.I.B.I.A. – Italian-Bulgarian Association in Abruzzo is an association based in Pescara which carries out activities and initiatives aimed at contributing to the integration of Bulgarian citizens in the Italian society. On 5th March 2017, members of the associations and their families organised an event for celebrating the Bulgarian language and culture with a specific focus on European citizenship and political rights. More than 50 people took part in the event and the handbooks ‘Voting in Italy. Instructions manual’ were distributed.