• A new project is launched in Belarus with the financial support of the EU, which will help to create a network of “Green Schools” in the country and expand ambient air monitoring

    A four-year international technical assistance project is launched in Belarus, aimed at expanding monitoring of the quality of the environment, primarily ambient air through building the capacity of the “Green Schools” network. The Project “Civic Engagement in Environmental Monitoring and Improving Environmental Management at the Local Level” (“Green Schools”) will cover all the six regions of Belarus and the city of Minsk and will be funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme in Belarus in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus. The Project budget is 3.5 million euro. Nowadays, environmental safety is an urgent need,…