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Belarus takes part at the annual session of the UNICEF Executive Board

Belarus participates at the annual session of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), which was opened on June 11 at the UN Headquarters in New York and will last until June 14 this year.

In her speech (statement in Russian) on the first day of the session, Deputy Permanent Representative of Belarus to the UN Irina Velichko positively assessed the results of UNICEF activities in 2017, particularly noting a previous year's increase in total resources by 27% compared to 2016, as well as increase in regular resources by 8% up to $1.5 million.