126 initiatives will get 2,2 million Euro to deal with local development challenges
Feb 17, 2017
We are pleased to announce that the assessment and approval procedure of the 352 applications received for the Main Contest of Local Initiatives within EU-UNDP project “Support to Local Development in the Republic of Belarus” has finished, and 126 local initiatives were selected as finalists.
Don't stay aside from the future of your district
Feb 8, 2017
On 29 – 30 January 2017 workshops on “Strategic Planning of Sustainable Development at Local Level: Key Concepts, Approaches and Tools” were held within EU-UNDP project “Support to Local development in the republic of Belarus” in partnership with The Support Programme of Belarus of the Federal Government of Germany.
Over the past 3 years 714 victims of trafficking have received legal and psycological help in Belarus
Jan 30, 2017
In recent years Belarus has reached a new level of border control, which is important as an element of geopolitical, economic and cultural interaction with the neighbouring countries. It became possible due to the innovations in the legislature, infrastructure and the way the State Border Committee of the Republic of Belarus operates that were introduced within the framework of the EU-UNDP project "Supporting the Republic of Belarus in Addressing Irregular Migration and Promoting Human Rights of Vulnerable Migrants".
The energy efficient house of the second generation has been opened in Minsk, the keys have been handed over to the residents
Jan 30, 2017
On 26th of January the opening ceremony of the energy efficient house of the second generation was held today in Loshica-9 district, 1 Mikhail Ptashuk Street. The construction of the building was facilitated by the project "Improving Energy Efficiency in Residential Buildings in the Republic of Belarus", funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) within the framework of the Climate Change Strategy. The project is jointly implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Department for Energy Efficiency. OJSC "Mapid" and Republican Unitary Enterprise "Institute of Housing - NIPTIS named after S.S. Ataev" acted as the project's partners in Minsk.
A new program introduces "e-government" technologies to Belarusian officials
Jan 29, 2017
One of the training sessions within the framework of the e-government capacity building program for civil servants was held in Minsk on Friday, January 27. Following the sessions for senior government officials in Belarus, more than fifty Deputy Heads of the Republican bodies of state administration studied the conditions necessary for the successful implementation of information technologies in governance structures at all levels.
- Letter of Gratitude from Group "Vyaselka" on Participation in the "Inclusive Belarus" Campaign Jan 23, 2017
The winners of the essay competition devoted to the 50th anniversary of the International Covenants on Civil and Political Rights and on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights are...
Jan 9, 2017
We would like to congratulate the winners of the essay competition devoted to the 50th anniversary of the International Covenants on Civil and Political Rights and on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The competition was held by UNDP Belarus, UN DPI, Ministry of foreign affairs and Belarusian Helsinki Committee.
- Season's Greetings From UNDP in Belarus! Dec 29, 2016
Belarus is moving towards the use of ozone-friendly refrigerant chemicals in the industrial sector
Dec 21, 2016
UNDP and GEF helps Belarus to shift towards use of non-ozone, climate friendly alternatives in industry.
High level International Conference on Administrative Procedures Looked at Public Services Reforms in Belarus
Dec 12, 2016
International Conference “Prospects for improvement of the legislation on the implementation of administrative procedures in the Republic of Belarus” was held on 9 December 2016 in Minsk with the support of the National Centre for Legislation and Legal Research of the Republic of Belarus and UNDP in Belarus within the framework of the UNDP project “Strengthening Inclusive Local Governance in the Republic of Belarus”.