2015 - 2018
Increasing Local Capacities for Provision of Social and Recreational Services for People with Disabilities
Social services in Volozhin district will become more accessible to people with disabilities, while comfortable facilities for their recreation will appear in Nalibokskaya puscha, a dense forest located in the region, including an environmental and educational trail easily accessible to all potential visitors. And in the town of Volozhin, the first Belarusian hostel for people with disabilities will open.
2015 - 2018
PubLiCity: Energy Efficient Modernization of Public Lighting in the City of Polotsk
The project aims to modernize Polotsk’s municipal lighting system by raising its energy efficiency and to encourage other Belarusian cities to achieve similar improvements. In the course of the project, more than 1000 modern lamps will be installed in Polotsk’s central streets. This should allow to decrease by more than 750 tons the amount of CO2 emissions Polotsk spews annually. And Polotsk’s Lighting Development Strategy will ensure further modernization until 2030.
2014 - 2017
From Energy Efficiency to Urban Mobility: Introducing Participatory Approach to Development of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan for Polotsk
The Mobility Plan will become a strategy to improve the transportation system of the city of Polotsk, northern Belarus. Mutually developed by local government, experts, civic associations, journalists, and entrepreneurs, this blueprint will allow 85 thousand Polotsk residents to move around the city with more comfort and safety.