To mark its 75th anniversary, the United Nations is launching a global conversation on the role of international cooperation in building the future we want.

Videoconference by the Director of the European Regional Bureau of the World Health Organization Hans Kluge with the Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus Natalia Kochanova and the First Deputy Minister of Health Dmitri Pinevich was held on the April 1, 2020. 

In commemoration of its 75th Anniversary in 2020 the United Nations initiated a global conversation called UN75. This conversation launched by UN Secretary-General António Guterres is expected to become the biggest-ever and most widespread global discussion about building the future we want.

World Health Organization (WHO) is gravely concerned about dangerous and rapid spread of coronavirus infection COVID-19 in the world and the accompanying negative socio-economic impact on the society and countries.

The UN System agencies in Belarus support the efforts of the people and the Government of Belarus aimed at the prevention of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak in the country and the coordination of all partners and stakeholders who work on the issue.

In January 2020, the United Nations (UN) kicked off a series of events to commemorate its 75th anniversary focusing on the global conversation on international cooperation and the role of UN in building the future we want for our contemporaries and future generations.

Deposit-return containers in stores, glass packaging for beverages, and separate plastic waste collection at mass events – these and other measures were passed for implementation by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus in their Resolution No. 7 "On gradually reducing the use of polymer packaging" adopted on 13 January 2020.   The UN in Minsk looks into details of government plans aimed at reduction of the consumption of plastics.

On 19 December 2019, UN Consultations with International Partners on Strategic Priorities and Outcomes of the UN-Belarus Cooperation 2021-2025 took place in Minsk.