Round table on cross-border cooperation with representatives of sister-cities of Orsha and Smolensk and Vitebsk

February 9, 2018, in the Ice arena in Orsha the round table on cross-border cooperation with representatives of sister cities of Orsha and Smolensk and Vitebsk took place. The meeting was held at the initiative of the Association "Agency of integration initiatives " of Smolensk with the support of the Orsha district Executive Committee, the Administration of Smolensk and Vitebsk branch of the BelCCI.

The participants of the event touched upon humanitarian and media spheres, education, healthcare, as well as tourism, which became one of the most discussed topics of the Belarusian and Russian sides. In the work of round table took an active part people with special need.

Constructive dialogue between Belarusians and Russians allowed to develop new principles and approaches to the development of border cooperation.

The meeting ended with the signing of the Treaty in the field of journalism and mass-information activities between "Arshanskaya Gazeta" and Smolensk Association "Agency of integration initiatives", which produces the information-analytical newsletter "Reporter of borderland". Joint work in this direction will bring to a new level the interaction of Smolensk and Orsha, and therefore become closer to each other.

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