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21 Feb 2018
Mohammed: Belarus’ leadership in United Nations is needed as never before Mohammed: Belarus’ leadership in United Nations is needed as never before
“Your leadership is needed today as never before. The leadership and the voice for multipolarity, for the multilateral settlement of the problematic issues which Belarus raises in the international arena,” Amina J. Mohammed said...
21 Feb 2018
Lukashenko: Belarus will always support the UN Lukashenko: Belarus will always support the UN
"Not only because I really respect the current Secretary General or because the United Nations is the platform where we can talk openly about our problems. But because we all seek to eliminate the unequal development, to eradicate poverty, and to create a true multipolar world"...
20 Feb 2018
Belarus hopes to restore level of relations with Algeria Belarus hopes to restore level of relations with Algeria
The president emphasized that the bilateral trade between Belarus and Algeria used to exceed $200 million per year. The head of state is convinced that it is possible to restore the previous level...

Speeches & Interviews rss

21 Feb 2018
MFA: Belarus attaches great importance to children's rights when working on SDGs MFA: Belarus attaches great importance to children's rights when working on SDGs
“Care of children should be the basis in the work on achieving economic and social sustainability. Children should have a priority right to our attention and resources," he added...
21 Feb 2018
Belarus’ starting positions on SDGs seen as good Belarus’ starting positions on SDGs seen as good
"Belarus started off at a good level. You have achieved the Millennium Development Goals. The initiatives undertaken by the country's government is the leadership that makes us happy,” Amina J. Mohammed noted...
21 Feb 2018
Contacts, solidarity, trust among peoples viewed as essential in achieving SDGs Contacts, solidarity, trust among peoples viewed as essential in achieving SDGs
Belarus has already built the national architecture of the work to achieve the SDGs and pays special attention to the parliamentary component and civil society, she said. "But I would like to emphasize that the work in a single country is not enough"...

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21 Feb 2018
Foreign ambassadors recite poetry in Belarusian on International Mother Language Day
The diplomats, who took part in the poetic flash mob, believe that the project We Read Belarusian Together With velcom is important for popularizing Belarusian culture. The national language is an inalienable part of Belarusian culture...
21 Feb 2018
Sweden to allocate €11m for environmental projects in Belarus in 2018
“The majority of the projects that are to be implemented this year in different regions of Belarus will be about water discharge and water treatment,” the diplomat said...
21 Feb 2018
9,300 Great Patriotic War veterans live in Belarus
Minsk is currently home to two Heroes of the Soviet Union: Ivan Kustov, a participant of the Great Patriotic War, and Vasily Michurin, a participant of the Winter War...
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UNESCO heritage sites in Belarus, Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace

The famous Belarusian landmarks associated with the influential dynasties, remarkable events and mysterious legends celebrate important milestones of their modern history this year. Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace and Park Ensemble were added to UNESCO's World Heritage List 15 and 10 years ago respectively. Today these gems of Belarusian architecture attract more and more tourists from different countries… Photos of Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace taken in autumn 2015 are available in our gallery. The video by Pavel Kuzmin gives a bird's eye view of the landmarks.