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.

During the workshops the participants got acquainted with the key concepts, approaches and tools of the local sustainable strategy development and acquired practical skills in their application while working on ABD Passports.

More than 90 representatives of the local authorities and action groups from the pilot districts, non-profit organizations, specialists of the Regional Offices of the Scientific-Research Economic Institute of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus participated in the workshops.

Addressing the participants, Mr. Mikhail Serkov, Deputy Chairperson of Brest Oblast Executive Committee, called them “not to be indifferent as they learn how to plan the future” and highlighted the importance of local and regional development in setting up competitive strengths of the territory.   

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