The state of the academic environment in Belarus

This report was prepared by the Belarusian Students’ Association in cooperation with the Belarusian Independent Bologna Committee to inform concerned parties on the repressions in the Belarusian academia and...

There are more than 1,000 political prisoners in Belarus

The number of political prisoners in Belarus exceeded 1,000 people. According to “Viasna” human rights center, today there are 1022 of them in the country. The number of people held in prisons for political reasons is even higher because many refuse such...

Month of Belarusian Culture to be held in Poland

The Ambassador of Austria in Warsaw and the NAM organize the Month of Belarusian Culture. On January 19, 2022, a large-scale cultural project was presented at the Austrian House of Culture in Warsaw to hold the Month of Belarusian Culture from June 6 to July 7, 2022....

Poland admits 15,000 political refugees from Belarus after protests

Poland’s Foreign Minister Mariusz Kamiński said that Poland admitted 15,000 political refugees from Belarus after the events of 2020. In his speech at the international Border Management conference in Vilnius, Kamiński stressed that Poland “will never refuse to accept...

Political prisoners in Belarus in 2021. Statistics

At the end of 2021, there were 969 political prisoners in Belarus. This is the largest number of political prisoners in the history of independent Belarus. There are people of all ages, professions and social status among the prisoners, but they are united by one...