12 social projects became Social Weekend finalists and received all necessary support
This year the “Leadership in local communities” program united 30 participants from 26 communities that seek to improve the life of their communities.
We are pleased to announce, that British Embassy Minsk in cooperation with Office for European Expertise and Communication during the years 2015-2016 will hold contact-making meetings for regional and local non-profit NGO’s and local communities activists.
The final stage of the contest of social projects "Social Weekend" took place on March, 21. The jury announced the results of the contest and awarded the participants. 16 initiatives made their way to the finish line.
Over the last years the need of Belarusian towns and villages brand creation is being increasingly brought up. While the brand of Minsk is still at the stage of discussion, make-up of small communities’ brands is taking place right before our very eyes. It is referred to Bashni village and Hodosy villages (“agrogorodok” ), where the participants of the program “Leadership in Local Communities” Marina Alekseenko and Aleksandr Semenov continue their active work in community development.