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  • The Chinese Red Cross is ready to study the Belarusian experience of response and relief operations during natural and man-made disasters, He Chuanyun, executive vice-president of the Henan Red Cross Society of China, told BelTA. The delegation of the Henan Red Cross Society of China visited Grodno...
    13.01.2017
  • International Foundation for Rural Development launches its new project
    Startup seminars of the new project “Workshop for local environmental initiatives for micro-region development” were held on 4-5 January in Slavgorod, Cherikov, and Krasnopolye. The project is financed by the Small Grant Program of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and is implemented by the ...
    12.01.2017
  • What is the Eastern Partnership going to deliver for 2020?
    In December 2016, the European External Action Service and the European Commission launched a paper that identifies deliverables for 2020, in order to contribute to cooperation between the EU and the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries. "We are entering into a phase of our Eastern Partnership where...
    11.01.2017
  • Workshop for Belarusian Signatories of Covenant of Mayors Took Place in Polotsk
    On December 15-16th workshop for representatives of the regional authorities and Energy Efficiency Department took place in Polotsk. The participants learnt how to work out Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan (SECAP), and activities for their cities and towns. This is to help the cities to...
    23.12.2016
  • Sergey Drozdovsky is a human rights defender of the year
    Solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of prize of the Belarusian human rights community was held in Minsk. Sergey Drozdovsky, coordinator of the Office for Rights of People with Disabilities was recognized the human rights defender of the year. The prize has been awarded since 2008 in the three...
    19.12.2016
  • Social entrepreneur Dmitry Klimkovich and his team will help people with disabilities
    Social entrepreneur Dmitry Klimkovich and his team organize a good deed: they will help to sell the new-year token gifts made by people with disabilities and elderly people. They will do it through their private company «Valued Capital»  (Printing Laboratory). This is a new social enterprise in the...
    16.12.2016
  • Belarus: social support to help overcome addiction
    “The Social Workshop helps each of us feel like a person who can face the future with confidence and no fear.” Travel to Smolevichi in Belarus, and meet Vladimir and Vitaly, as they rebuild their lives with help from the Social Workshop, an initiative supported by the EU to help recovering...
    15.12.2016
  • Over 200 events held as part of Inclusive Belarus campaign
    More than 200 events have been held as part of the campaign “Inclusive Belarus Leaving No One Behind in Reaching Sustainable Development Goals” in October-December 2016, BelTA learned from the public information department of the UN Office in Belarus. The wide-scale information campaign spanned...
    15.12.2016
  • Find out more: perceptions of the EU in Eastern Neighbourhood countries
    A series of factsheets, illustrating the results of the ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ Annual Survey 2016, was published on the 8th December 2016. The survey was conducted between April and June 2016 in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine to assess general perceptions...
    10.12.2016
  • Belarus: EU advises on volunteering activities in civil protection
    The EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters (PPRD East 2) organised a meeting of the Working Group on Civil Protection Volunteerism on 2 December in Minsk. Civil protection experts together with the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the...
    06.12.2016

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