10 new organizations joined the Assembly

27/11/2016

On 14th October, at the meeting of the Assembly of NGOs Working Group, 10 new organizations and initiatives were admitted as members of the Assembly. Now the umbrella organization unites 321 NGOs.

The organizations that have recently joined the Assembly work in Harodnia, Slonim, Homiel, Kobryn, Bierascie and Minsk region. They are focused on charity, animal rights, education, research, social and human rights issues. Inforgraphics on the Assembly‘s NGO members and their activities is available here.

In addition to the accession of new members, civil society leaders from all over Belarus discussed current activities of the Assembly of NGOs, its strategic plans and prospects.

The impact of the election campaign-2016 results on the development of civil society in Belarus became the most discussed issue at the meeting.