A series of round tables and trainings for teens on the participation of young people with special needs and disabilities, as well as adolescents at risk in decision-making related to their health and development, was launched on February, 9 in Homiel.
Charity dinner in honor of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) 70th anniversary was held on December 7 in the Renaissance Minsk Hotel. Friends, partners and colleagues, including those from the regional office, and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Vladimir Pugach congratulated UNICEF on its birthday and took part in the charity raffle and auction.
On December 8, 2016, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus held a solemn ceremony of Memorial Cancellation of the postage stamp of the Republic of Belarus, which was timed to the 70th anniversary of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
UNICEF and the Ministry of Economy agreed about joint work on the implementation of the Belarus’ Social and Economic Development Program for 2016-2020
On November 10, 2016, the Ministry of Economy hosted a meeting of the First Deputy Minister of Economy Alexander Zaborovski and UNICEF Representative in Belarus, Dr. Rashed Mustafa Sarwar.
VII Moda Italia show organized by the Cesaro-Urbino Confederation of Industrial Enterprises, InterEXPO Adriatica company together with the Embassy of Italy in Minsk and UNICEF proved that even teenagers from closed child welfare institutions have talents and are capable of impressing sophisticated public of the fashion show, as well as top Italian designers.
For the new academic year, the UNICEF with the support of the Russian Federation Government purchased 10,500 reflective vests for primary school pupils all around Belarus.
20 августа ЮНИСЕФ и ЮНЭЙДС приехали в Бобруйск на праздник в честь военно-воздушных сил Беларуси, чтобы рассказать о том, почему важно знать свой ВИЧ-статус, и провели акцию по экспресс-тестированию на ВИЧ.
On July 14, 2016 the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Valentin Rybakov, met with the Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Anthony Lake.