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Lawtrend: We are proud of our two-decade work; we’ll celebrate when Elena Tonkacheva returns
Lawtrend: We are proud of our two-decade work; we’ll celebrate when Elena Tonkacheva returns
The Center for Legal Transformation “Lawtrend” celebrates its 20-year anniversary.  12.07.2016 | 08:08
“She considered herself citizen of Belarus”. Magdalena Radziwill may be reburied in Minsk
“She considered herself citizen of Belarus”. Magdalena Radziwill may be reburied in Minsk
Matsej and Mikalai Radziwills are going to rebury the remains of their aunt Magdalena in the Red Church in Minsk.  11.07.2016 | 09:48
Dmitry Karpievich: Adult Education is the key to solving the country
Dmitry Karpievich: Adult Education is the key to solving the country's social and economic problems
On 7-9 July Minsk hosted the VI Festival of Non-Formal education. This time - in the framework of the “Learn to Act” project.  11.07.2016 | 08:45
Elena Tonkacheva: Cancellation of the Special Rapporteur on Belarus mandate is very shortsighted
Elena Tonkacheva: Cancellation of the Special Rapporteur on Belarus mandate is very shortsighted
Belarusian human rights fighters, as well as Miklos Haraszti, don’t see systematic changes of the human rights situation in Belarus.  08.07.2016 | 15:43
Uladzimir Matskevich: No nation is exclusively heroic or exclusively felonious
Uladzimir Matskevich: No nation is exclusively heroic or exclusively felonious
The scandal around Sviatlana Alexievich’s statements, including a statement of the Polish Foreign Ministry is an attempt to make a mountain out of a molehill.  07.07.2016 | 10:07
Sviatlana Alexievich made a scandalous statement about the Poles
Sviatlana Alexievich made a scandalous statement about the Poles
Belarusian writer and Nobel Prize Winner Sviatlana Alexievich made a scandalous statement about the treatment of Poles towards Jews during the World War II.  07.07.2016 | 09:34
The country that we can lose. How people live near the Astravets NPP (photos)
The country that we can lose. How people live near the Astravets NPP (photos)
Everything seems to be going on as usual. However, reactors and lifting cranes at the new nuclear power plant, which can be seen from a few dozens kilometers, make the familiar landscape disturbing.  06.07.2016 | 09:08
Even though alternative civilian service is introduced, the state has no intention to make it work
Even though alternative civilian service is introduced, the state has no intention to make it work
On July 1, 2016 a new law on alternative civilian service comes into effect in Belarus. This fall 10,000 young Belarusian conscripts start their compulsory military service, Galina Dzesiatava writes.  05.07.2016 | 10:35
aDNaK!: Map of Belarus
aDNaK!: Map of Belarus' formation and fairy tales illustrations inspired Belarusian creativity
The Seventh Festival of Belarusian advertising and communications aDNaK! wa  04.07.2016 | 10:08
Iryna Sukhij: Ecologic awareness of Belarusans is changing, but not as quickly as we’ve expected
Iryna Sukhij: Ecologic awareness of Belarusans is changing, but not as quickly as we’ve expected
Ecohome turned 20! Officially it’s “an ecological civic union, but at the same time "home, an education center, a permaculture design school, a series of actions, recruiting and educating people."  02.07.2016 | 09:52
Lukashenka promised to preserve the first workplace assignment for youth
Lukashenka promised to preserve the first workplace assignment for youth
Aliaksandr Lukashenka stated that Belarus would keep the standard of providing youth with the first workplace assignment.  30.06.2016 | 09:34
Who are they - the new dissidents?
Who are they - the new dissidents?
Today's dissidents are not only attending demonstrations, but also work for the establishment of the civil society.  27.06.2016 | 12:48
EHU Fights Allegations Of Financial Misconduct, Needs New Leadership
EHU Fights Allegations Of Financial Misconduct, Needs New Leadership
On May 20, Acting Chair of the European Humanities University (EHU) Anne Lonsdale announced that the current EHU rector Prof. Garry Pollick will soon be concluding his term.  26.06.2016 | 10:17
Point of view: first Belarusian children’s hospice is rather tolerated than welcomed
Point of view: first Belarusian children’s hospice is rather tolerated than welcomed
“While $4 million may seem as a lot, we only need 400,000 caring Belarusian people who would each give us 10$ for a brick”, says the fundraising campaign of the hospice.  24.06.2016 | 11:26
Belarusian Defense Ministry has admitted the joint Russia-Belarus drills at the Belarusian territory
Belarusian Defense Ministry has admitted the joint Russia-Belarus drills at the Belarusian territory
The Belarusian Air Force completed a stage of a joint command and staff exercise with Russia, Belarusian Defense Ministry reported.  22.06.2016 | 14:08
Andrei Yahorau: "EuroBelarus" is able to mobilize civil society to address Belarus’ problems
Andrei Yahorau: "EuroBelarus" is able to mobilize civil society to address Belarus’ problems
The new Head of Board of the organization is ready to fight for the further politicization of "EuroBelarus" and the Belarusian National Platform of the EaP Civil Society Forum.  22.06.2016 | 08:21
The region is developing, yet Belarus is still resisting to any change
The region is developing, yet Belarus is still resisting to any change
According to the experts, the Belarusian authorities are focused on preserving the socio-economic system, which at the same time is obviously becoming degraded.  20.06.2016 | 11:09
Amnesty International calls on renewing of the mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur on Belarus
Amnesty International calls on renewing of the mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur on Belarus
The UN Human Rights Council should support the renewal of the mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation in Belarus, says the statement at the website of the human rights organization.  20.06.2016 | 08:29
Anatoly Shumchanka: If mass control of individual entrepreneurs resumes winter scenario can repeat
Anatoly Shumchanka: If mass control of individual entrepreneurs resumes winter scenario can repeat
However perfect the documentation of entrepreneurs is, inspectors will collect fines at any cost.  17.06.2016 | 17:51
Work on preparing local agendas to implement the Convention has started
Work on preparing local agendas to implement the Convention has started
First meeting with representatives of government departments, organizations representing the interests of people with disabilities, and active residents were held in Stolin and Bobruisk.  13.06.2016 | 10:41
Belarusian NPP is to be discussed on June 21-22 in Vilnius
Belarusian NPP is to be discussed on June 21-22 in Vilnius
On June 8 the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has presented Belarus with the note concerning the possible incident at the Belarusian nuclear power plant.  10.06.2016 | 07:47
Uladzimir Dunaeu: What is happening with the Roadmap now could be called sabotage
Uladzimir Dunaeu: What is happening with the Roadmap now could be called sabotage
No one still wants to reform the system of higher education in Belarus; moreover, the authorities even embarrassed themselves at a meeting of the monitoring group on the subject.  09.06.2016 | 09:07
Ulad Vialichka: Ukraine and Georgia deserve a visa-free regime with the EU
Ulad Vialichka: Ukraine and Georgia deserve a visa-free regime with the EU
A delay in granting a visa-free regime will cause a significant blow to the pro-European forces not only in Ukraine and Georgia, but also in all the countries of the Eastern Partnership.  08.06.2016 | 08:23
Point of view: Most stereotypes about the disabled root in the Soviet practises of marginalization
Point of view: Most stereotypes about the disabled root in the Soviet practises of marginalization
Belarusian society needs to change its mentality and overcome stereotypes as well as abandon indifference and take the lead in securing basic constitutional rights of its citizens with disability.  07.06.2016 | 09:45
Uladzimir Matskevich: We can create a National University, but only if all our elites start a dialogue
Uladzimir Matskevich: We can create a National University, but only if all our elites start a dialogue
And it’s only possible to create a National University in one’s mother country; immigration doesn’t contribute to nation-building.  07.06.2016 | 08:28
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