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11.10.2017

Women's entrepreneurship discussed at international conference in Minsk
Women's entrepreneurship discussed at international conference in Minsk The successful development of women's entrepreneurship is one of the main conditions for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, which are defined by the UN. This was said on October 10 in Minsk. Businesswomen from all corners of Belarus, officials, scientists, and foreign experts gathered for a meeting.  For the first time, issues of economic equality and proposals are discussed in such a broad format. How to make the path of Belarusian women into business less arduous?

15.03.2017

Top manager, opera singer and mother: Roles of Belarusian women in today's society
Top manager, opera singer and mother: Roles of Belarusian women in today's society We can give an award to almost every Belarusian woman - for mother labor, patience to men, for the unique ability to be gentle and exciting in the era of feminization, globalization and computerization... Our correspondent Evgeny Pustovoi about Belarusian women. She began as a young agronomist and then her career gradually rose. Now Nina Zheleznova is at the peak.

24.02.2017

Aliaksandra Sasnovich: interesting facts about Belarusian tennis player
Aliaksandra Sasnovich, Belarusian tennis player: Interesting facts Aliaksandra Sasnovich is a Belarusian tennis player. After Victoria Azarenka’s maternity leave, Sasnovich became new leader of the Belarusian national team at the latest Fed Cup. Aliaksandra admits that she likes playing at home, in Belarus, because here she feels great support. Aliaksandra plays tennis thanks to her father

28.10.2016

Belarus is better country than USA to be a girl
Belarus is better country than USA to be a girl The international organization Save the Children has ranked countries according to the opportunity that girls have there. Belarus is ranked higher than the USA. The organization Save the Children promotes children’s rights all over the world. The rankings consist of 144 countries and are based on such factors as child marriage, adolescent fertility, maternal mortality (as an indicator of girls’ access to good-quality healthcare), women in parliament (relative to male MPs), and secondary school completion.

14.07.2016

Belarusian women can receive EU support for business initiatives
Belarusian women can receive EU support for business initiatives Belarus women's business initiatives can be supported financially. The corresponding loan agreement was signed in Minsk on July 14. Various European institutions are ready to invest about $10 million in the development of small and medium-sized businesses. The program will help women participate more actively in the economic life of the country.  Thus Belarus has joined the large-scale project for the countries of the Eastern Partnership. Its total financial basis is estimated at $50 million.

05.03.2016

"Women in Business" program
10 million euro for "Women in Business" program in Belarus The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will provide 10 million euro for the program "Women in Business". The project will be operating in 15 countries alongside Belarus. Francis Delaey, Head of Office in Belarus of the EBRD:We are sure that businesswomen can bring their enterprises to a new level thanks to this support. We think that 10 thousand women will be consulted in line with the program.
Alexander Lukashenko honours women
Alexander Lukashenko honours women for dedication to family and career The President conferred state awards on women on March 4.   Warm atmosphere prevailed in the hall for award ceremonies of the Palace of Independence. Alexander Lukashenko congratulated women ahead of the International Women's Day. He addressed every Belarusian woman while presenting prestigious awards for their dedication to family and career.

15.03.2015

Woman of the Year 2015: 30-year-old mother of eighteen children, Deputy Director General and farmstead hostess
Woman of the Year 2015: 30-year-old mother of eighteen children, Deputy Director General and farmstead hostess On March 14, the competition "Woman of the Year" ended in Belarus. Women's Day again!  Who were those successful and beautiful women? Tatiana Revizore has the report. It's hard to believe, but Kate is mother of eighteen children. Four of them are her own and others were adopted. However, this word is avoided in their family. Everyone is equal, after all.