International Sakharov Environmental Institute of Belarusian State University

VIII Belarusian Russian Youth Forum

The forum was being held on December 12-15, 2020, and united 60 people. Representatives of youth public co

mmunities, authorities, ministries, and government departments, partner organizations of Belarus and Russia met to discuss international cooperation issues, joint work, and theme projects in the field of youth policy of Belarus and Russia. The Ministers of Education of Belarus and Russia were the main guests of the forum.

Workshops, training, excursions, and meetings with the representatives of governing institutions of the Republic of Belarus were organized for the youth of the union state.

Forum participants visited National History and Culture Museum-Reserve «Niasvizh» and Memorial Church in honor of All Saints, commemorating the Great Patriotic War victims, where the meeting with the participants of International Action «To the Glory of Common Victory» took place.

The Youth also joined the republican youth patriotic project «Memory of the Heart», laid flowers to the Stell «Minsk – hero-city», lit gingelly oil lamps of memory. Then the discussion platform «Preservation of Historical Commemorations» was held at the Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War. The meeting with the members of the Council of the Republic of National Assembly of Belarus ended the forum.