Informal Belarus Donors' Coordination Meeting
The European External Action Service and the European Commission today organised in Brussels a meeting of international donors on Belarus. The meeting brought together state actors, international organisations and representatives of civil society involved in assistance projects in Belarus. The event is part of the EU's continued effort to increase the effectiveness of aid in the current challenging circumstances in Belarus. Speaking after the meeting, Commissioner Štefan Füle said "International assistance can make a big positive difference for the Belarusian people in these difficult times. This is why the EU has taken the lead in coordinating the efforts of international donors towards Belarus. Today’s meeting allowed us to exchange views and share assessments in order to maximise our assistance."