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Belarus' technical assistance project in demographics signed by Russia, UNFPA
9 September, 14:39
A memorandum of understanding between the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) on the project “Strengthening Capacity of the Republic of Belarus in the Area of Collection, Analysis and Use of Demographic Data for the Sustainable Development of the Country” was signed on the sidelines of the of the second regular session of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS.
Opinion: Digital neighborhood belt initiative can prompt wide-ranging discussion
9 September, 11:56
“This proposal can encourage a very active positive debate. The phrase ‘good neighborhood' which Aleksandr Lukashenko added to the digital wording seems very successful because it emphasizes the role of the human factor. Technology is one thing. But for it to work for the good of the man, there must be a neighborhood that creates conditions for worthy life of all people,” Vladimir Voronkov said.
Nomination of candidates to Belarus' House of Representatives launched
9 September, 11:26
Eligible voters who are 21 years old by election day, have no criminal record and have permanent residence in Belarus may stand for election. A candidate may be nominated through the collection of signatures, by a political party or a labor collective.
Moscow to host ministerial consultations on CIS interaction in UN
9 September, 10:11
Representatives of the ministries of foreign affairs are expected to discuss issues related to interaction of the CIS delegations in the United Nations and the priorities of the CIS member states at the 74th session of the UN General Assembly.
Belarus' Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Official Minsk describes Russia-Ukraine detainee swap as significant step
9 September, 09:41
We are sincerely happy with the news. People will reunite with their loved ones. What can be more important?” said Anatoly Glaz, Head of the Information and Digital Diplomacy Office, Press Secretary of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Nomination of candidates to Belarus' upper house to kick off on 9 September
9 September, 09:14
The right to nominate candidates to the Council of the Republic belongs to the presidiums of base-level local councils of deputies and the corresponding executive committees, and to the presidium of Minsk City Council and Minsk City Hall in the Belarusian capital.
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Belarus' initiatives on European security presented at conference in Switzerland
6 September, 19:58
The diplomat took part in the international conference The Chambesy Roundtable on European Security (the city of Glion sur Montreux). Oleg Kravchenko presented Belarus' main approaches and initiatives in this sphere.
Sergei Rumas
Belarus-Russia deeper integration program, list of roadmaps reconciled
6 September, 16:03
Sergei Rumas said: “We will have to do a great deal of work within the next two months in order to prepare a package consisting of the action program, the roadmaps, and several intergovernmental agreements for signing by our presidents.”
The meeting in progress
Prime ministers of Belarus, Russia eager to reconcile integration program
6 September, 15:28
Sergei Rumas said that once the draft action program is reconciled, the sides will be able to move on to the second stage – the development of roadmaps. He remarked that the process will be more complicated.
Vice Speaker of the House of Representatives of Belarus' National Assembly Boleslav Pirshtuk and Vice President of Armenia's National Assembly Vahe Enfiajyan
Belarus, Armenia reaffirm commitment to cooperation within interparliamentary organizations
6 September, 13:44
The MPs outlined certain measures to enhance Belarus-Armenia business cooperation, which include setting up joint enterprises to produce equipment, machines, and vehicles and searching for mutually beneficial financial instruments.
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