Feb 9, 2018
The manual has been prepared by a team of experts and published within the framework of the "Small Towns" project. The handbook consists of two parts "Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship" and "Legal Issues" and is also supported with additional materials in electronic form (psychological tests, templates of business plan, checklists etc).
Green Urban Planning and Sharing Economy are Present pan-European trends
Feb 6, 2018
The project "Green Cities" funded by the Global Environment Facility and implemented by the UNDP in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection has arranged a study tour to Freiburg (Germany) and Strasbourg (France) to introduce the key project partners to the European good practices in green urban planning.
Belarus: Agenda - 2030. The future of our planet is in our hands
Feb 6, 2018
"Belarus has very high chances to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, considering that almost all of the Millennium Development Goals were fulfilled ahead of schedule,- said UNDP Resident Representative in Belarus Sanaka Samarasinha. - Now it is necessary to direct efforts to help the most vulnerable groups of people"
Partnership group for sustainable development to be created in Belarus
Jan 25, 2018
Representatives of civil society, non-governmental organizations, academia and businesses, international organizations discussed partnership options for achieving the 2030 Agenda at today’s breakfast with Marianna Schetkina, the National Coordinator on Implementation of Sustainable Development Goals.
Ensuring safety of food products in Belarus opens the doors for accession to the WTO
Jan 24, 2018
Workshop in Minsk: Application of the WTO Agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures in the context of the accession of Belarus to the WTO
Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals was discussed in Mahilioŭ
Jan 19, 2018
January 18, 2018 Mahilioŭ hosted the first meeting of the regional working group on sustainable development of the Mogilev region.
Recommendation on the results of the public parliamentary hearing on the SDGs
Jan 2, 2018
On the results of the parliamentary hearing of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus “Partnership of branches of power as a prerequisite for successful implementation of SDGs”, the following recommendations to the state bodies and organizations have been made.
Taking over the Russian experience in supporting SME
Dec 27, 2017
The “Small towns” project carried out a study tour to the Republic of Tatarstan (Russian Federation) to learn the practices of implementing federal and regional programs to support small and medium businesses. The key partners of the project - heads and specialists of the Belarusian Fund for the Financial Support of Entrepreneurs, representatives of the Economy Committee of the Viсiebsk and Mahilioŭ Oblast Executive Committee, as well as specialists from the business support centers from Hlybokaje, Kryčaŭ, Čavusy took part in the trip.
Road Map for Green Urban Development
Dec 22, 2017
To implement green urban development plans it is important to have broad support of the local population and the media. This idea was emphasized by the participants of the press breakfast, organized in Polotsk by the "Green Cities" project’s team for journalists from Polack and Navapolack-pilot cities of the project, as well as representatives of some republican media.
Public hearings on SDGs held in Belarusian Parliament
Dec 21, 2017
The public parliamentary hearings "Partnership of branches of power as a prerequisite for successful implementation of SDGs” took place in the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus.