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About the participation of the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Andrei Dapkiunas in the 74th session of the UN General Assembly (second day)

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Dapkiunas met with Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Charolotte Petri Gornitzka on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly on October 8, 2019.

The interlocutors noted with satisfaction the rich history of cooperation between Belarus and UNICEF and discussed the implementation of the third country program of the Fund for Belarus.

The third UNICEF country program for 2016–2020 with a total funding of
$ 8.5 million is currently in force. The most vulnerable categories of children are in the focus of the program, including children under the age of 8, with special psycho-physical development needs, children without parental care, minors in conflict with the law, survivors of violence and/or witnesses, as well as teenagers. Preparations for the fourth country progr