UN Belarus Office hosted students from Belarusian State University

On February 27, the Open Doors Day was held in the Conference Hall of the UN Office in Belarus for the 3d and 4th year students of the International Relations Faculty of the Belarusian State University, majoring in international relations. The students were addressed by Mr. Viktor Radivinovsky, Officer–in–Charge of the UN Department of Public Information in Belarus; Ms. Maria Nekrashevich, Program Associate of Representation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; Ms. Irina Oleinik, Operations Officer; and Irina Novak, Public Relations Specialist of the UNDP Biodiversity Project.

On February 27, the Open Doors Day was held in the Conference Hall of the UN Office in Belarus for the 3d and 4th year students of the International Relations Faculty of the Belarusian State University, majoring in international relations.

The students were addressed by Mr. Viktor Radivinovsky, Officer–in–Charge of the UN Department of Public Information in Belarus; Ms. Maria Nekrashevich, Program Associate of Representation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; Ms. Irina Oleinik, Operations Officer; and Irina Novak, Public Relations Specialist of the UNDP Biodiversity Project.

During the meeting the students were briefed about the activities carried out by the United Nations Office in Belarus and its agencies and the UN priorities in the near future.  The students also shared their visions of further development for the period after the year 2015. They took part in off–line voting within the UN Global Campaign "My World" and identified 6 key issues of utmost concern for the youth.

Meetings for students of BSU International Relations Faculty are organised regularly and are carried out in the form of presentations, quizes and questions and answers sessions.