Famous lines of Francysk Skaryna in the French language. A Belarusian exposition, dedicated to the 500th anniversary of book printing in Belarus, was presented at the International Paris Book Fair 2017. All together more than 40 countries participate in the exhibition. As many as 150,000 people are expected to visit the Fair.
The Belarusian side presented a collection of 127 books in the Belarusian language to the Paris-based National Institute of Oriental Languages and Cultures. Bu the way, 10 first year students began learning the Belarusian in 2017.