Though government was reluctant to introduce layoffs for decades, with the current amount of them the political effect of unemployment may be visible ahead of the October presidential elections.
27.07.2015 | 11:09
It is known that annually almost 18000 people die of cancer in Belarus, but almost no one talks about recovered patients, including the recovered themselves – the topic is almost a taboo.
10.07.2015 | 08:22
The First International scientific and practical conference “The quality of life of cancer patients: systematic approach to organizing assistance after active treatment” closed in Minsk.
15.06.2015 | 08:10
On June 11-12 Minsk welcomes the First International scientific and practical conference “The quality of life of cancer patients: systematic approach to organizing assistance after active treatment”.
11.06.2015 | 08:13
Minsk has to demonstrate its intentions of transforming into a professional volunteer army so far, a position it is unlikely to retreat from following the Ukraine crisis, writes Vadzim Smok.
20.04.2015 | 10:27
Though the Belarusan government claims Belarus is a social state, the results of the 2015 Social Progress Index place Belarus between Botswana (65th) and Tunisia (67th) and behind Ukraine and Moldova.
14.04.2015 | 11:30
At the end of January, high-ranking Belarusan officials made statements that threatened to undermine Belarus' good relations with the Vatican, severing ties that were established throughout years.
17.02.2015 | 10:30
It is impossible to regain the situation back after the attacks in Paris, so we have to look for new solutions. A lot of aspects and a lot of players should be involved in the search of the common way
13.01.2015 | 11:16
Deputy chairman of the Human Rights Center “Viasna” finds the law prejudicial to people who refuse to perform military service for reason of conscience, and points at the main problems of the bill.
02.12.2014 | 09:42
However, it appears that Belarus improved its characteristics largely by prolonging the time its population spends in school rather than boosting population health and the standard of living indices.
13.11.2014 | 11:14
Authoritarian regimes have no interest in promoting human development because they do not need to maintain the support of a majority of the electorate to win elections, Volha Charnysh writes.
11.10.2014 | 10:18
“We are much valued not only for criticizing but also for telling what should be done and how to do it”, says a representative of Latvian organization working for the good of people with disabilities.
11.09.2014 | 10:25