Belarus: At the age of 16, he had never even studied music. Now, he is an opera singer: This is Andrey’s story

Belarus: At the age of 16, he had never even studied music. Now, he is an opera singer: This is Andrey’s story

13 June 2019
Until he was 16 years old, Andrey Mikulchik, from the Belarusian city of Maladziečna, had never studied music. However, he went on to become an opera singer, and has already performed in both Italy and Belarus.
How new technologies promote a Belarusian town: the example of Hlybokaje

How new technologies promote a Belarusian town: the example of Hlybokaje

16 April 2019
Around 18,000 schoolchildren from the Viciebsk region of Belarus have already experienced the virtual tours on offer at the Hlybokaye Museum of History and Ethnography.
A tale of two Belarusian districts: As Slaǔharad looks to attract tourists, Ašmiany is working hard to retain them

A tale of two Belarusian districts: As Slaǔharad looks to attract tourists, Ašmiany is working hard to retain them

14 May 2018
Slaǔharad District cannot claim to be the most famous or successful district in Belarus. Indeed, the photographer with whom we are travelling to the southern-most part of Mahilioǔ Region admits that she has never even heard of such a district. Slaǔharad District has the tenth-lowest population (…
Five women who are changing Belarus

Five women who are changing Belarus

08 March 2018
When the role of women in Belarusian society is discussed, the talks are often contentious. While some are convinced that everything is fine with women's rights, others believe that Belarus is only at the start of its journey towards gender equality, and that women are still subject to certain pre-…
How Belarus is developing its tourism and how the European Union is involved in this

How Belarus is developing its tourism and how the European Union is involved in this

23 May 2017
What we already have, and what we could have, if we take the issue of tourism development seriously. For the tourism industry, 2017 should be a turning point. The beginning of the year was marked by a truly revolutionary change: unexpectedly, for many, Belarus waived its visa requirement for…