Year of the Small Motherland
In Belarus, 2018 - 2020 are marked by the Year of the Small Homeland. The corresponding decree was signed by President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko on June 20, 2018.
The decision taken is aimed at stimulating the socio-economic development of the regions, the formation of an active civic position among the population, and the preservation of historical, cultural and spiritual heritage.
Decree of the Government of the Republic of Belarus dated July 18, 2018 No. 547 approved the Republican program of events for holding in the Republic of Belarus 2018 - 2020 under the sign of the Year of the Small Homeland.
In total, the program includes more than 120 different events.