MINSK, 16 January (BelTA) - Over the years of Aleksandr Lukashenko's presidency, Belarus has made a colossal step forward, Belarus Presidential Aide Valery Belsky said at the training seminar to discuss topical issues of social, economic and political development of the Republic of Belarus at the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus on 16 January, BelTA learned from the university press service.
According to Valery Belsky, the National Academy of Sciences has prepared the book “Republic of Belarus - 25 Years of Creation and Achievements” in seven volumes. It touches upon the issues of nation-building, economic development and, of course, the preservation of the country's cultural heritage. “The publication is a treasure trove for every lecturer who wants to have a dialogue about what is going on in Belarus,” he stressed.
In this regard, the presidential aide emphasized the relevance of the seminar hosted by the Academy of Public Administration together with the national society Znanie. “The seminar has a practice-oriented nature. It is important that it has gathered lecturers from all the regions of the country. They have a great opportunity to ask questions and share their experience,” said Valery Belsky.
Rector of the Academy of Public Administration Vyacheslav Danilovich believes that today it is crucially important to convey truthful and objective information to our society. “It is no secret that today there is a hybrid war, and in this difficult situation, amid a brutal information war, we are all in the front line. The national society Znanie occupies one of the key places in confronting hostile forces. Therefore, lecturers must be properly trained. This is precisely the purpose of today's seminar,” said the rector.
According to Vyacheslav Danilovich, highly qualified specialists in the social, economic and political development of Belarus spoke at the seminar. “Lecturers get a good opportunity to talk, get the latest information and facts, which they can use in their activities. We hope that our seminar will be held as a live dialogue on topical issues,” he added.
The seminar has been held at the Academy of Public Administration for the first time. Its goal was to improve the training of lecturers of the Znanie society on social, economic and political topics. The seminar was attended by 24 representatives of higher education institutions of Belarus.