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Road Map for Green Urban Development

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…  

Public hearings on SDGs held in Belarusian Parliament

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…  

Unlocking the potential of private entrepreneurship and social enterprises for local economic development in Belarus

The EU expands its support to local economic development in Belarus - a new project designed to foster local entrepreneurship, social enterprises and the regional economy is being launched  

Vicente Ibora: Belarus has enormous potential for green urban development

The “Green Cities” project held an international conference on the issues of green urban development. Vicente Ibora (Spain), an international consultant of the project on green urban planning, shared…  

Innovative solutions for a green city

Perspective directions for green urban planning in Belarus were discussed in Minsk. International seminar was held within the framework of the project "Belarus: Supporting Green Urban Development in…  

The First Belarusian Production of Office Paper from Recovered Materials Launched in Barysaŭ

The first Belarusian production of office paper from recovered materials launched at Barysaŭ Goznak Paper Mill. The pilot initiative will help to preserve forest resources thanks to the replacing…  

The “Green Economy” Project Demonstrated the Advantages of Green Economy for Belarus

The outcomes of the project “Supporting the Transition to a Green Economy in the Republic of Belarus”, funded by the European Union and implemented by UNDP in partnership with the Ministry of Natural…  

Smilavičy - the new point for Minsk region tourist routes

On November 27, a press tour dedicated to the development of the tourist potential of the town of Smilavičy on the basis of its unique cultural heritage was held.  

Small Business with Result

The "Small Cities" project completed a series of training seminars for business trainers "Small Business with Result"  

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