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1 March 2004

Belarus’ Military Academy, UNFPA and UNAIDS contributed to the implementation of the National Program on HIV/AIDS prevention

The independent evaluation of the project «Improvement of Training of Belarus’ Armed Forces Officers in HIV/AIDS Prevention and Methods of Working with the Personnel» was conducted in February 2004... Read more

14 January 2004

Experts to examine European population trends and policies

The European Population Forum 2004 was held on 12-14 January in Geneva. The international experts on population and reproductive health issues met at the Palais des Nations to examine key issues in... Read more

28 November 2003

Belarus: 10 years after the International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo

On 27-29 November 2003 the UN Office in Belarus, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Belarusian Ministry of Labor and Social Protection held the republican conference titled «Belarus:... Read more

3 October 2003

2003 World Population Report

The largest in history generation of adolescents (1.2 billion people) is entering adult life in a rapidly changing world. The challenges they are facing today are discussed in the 2003 World... Read more

5 August 2003

New UNFPA project signed

On 5 August 2003 the new project of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) was signed at the UN Office in Belarus. The title of the project is «Improved and Extended Access to Youth Reproductive... Read more


An expert’s opinion: Idiomatic expressions such as a cradle snatcher and a fish wife are examples of sexist language.

Belarusian poetess Volha Hapeyeva conducted an experiment. She asked her students to translate a phrase “I came to that place” from English into Russian. 99% of the female students translated it... Read more