Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki assumes office of the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Belarus
May 16, 2018
Ms. Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki arrived in Belarus to assume the post of the UN Resident Coordinator in Belarus and Resident Representative of the UNDP.
Small Business: “Never Give Up and Look for Solutions”
Apr 20, 2018
The UNDP "Small Towns" project team continuesits educational tour through the regions of Belarus. This time the training on the basics of entrepreneurship "Small Business with Result" was hosted by the city of Čerykaŭ, Mahilioŭ Region. The seminar was attended by the local unemployed, both beginners and businessmen with experience, representatives of the local business center, employees of social facilities of Čerykaŭ, employees of the local executive committee.
“To Voice a Business Idea and Get Feedback”
Mar 20, 2018
The UNDP “Small Towns” project continues the cycle of seminars on the basics of entrepreneurship. This time, students, undergraduates, postgraduates and teachers of the Faculty of Business and Law of the Belarusian State Agricultural Academy in the town of Horki, Mahiliou Region, took part in the trainings.
Discovering Opportunities for Small Business in Belarus
Mar 7, 2018
Since the spring of 2018, the UNDP “Small Towns” project has launched a series of seminars on the basics of entrepreneurship. Trainings are held for those residents of small and medium-sized cities of Viciebsk and Mahilioŭ region who are just thinking or already preparing to start their own business.
- "Wetlands" project launched in Belarus Mar 1, 2018
Effective WTO membership is a joint responsibility of the state and business
Feb 27, 2018
According to experts, the process of Belarus' accession to the WTO is going smoothly and dynamically. On February 19, the final conference of the project "Assisting the Government of the Republic of Belarus in Accession to the World Trade Organization through Strengthening National Institutional Capacity and Expertise (Phase 4)” was held.
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).
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"
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.
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.