Regional consultations within the framework of KEF

“Return to Growth: in Search of Solutions for Regional Development” Conferences within the framework Regional Consultations of the Kastryčnicki Economic Forum (KEF-2017) will take place in oblast centers of Belarus from May 23 to June 1.
The conferences aim to present and review the concept regional development strategy elaborated by the Economic Research Institute of the Ministry of Economy of Belarus with the representatives of local business, academic community and civil society.
In addition, Conference participants will discuss the economic trends in Belarus and in its administrative areas as well as consider respective development strategy.
The conference will feature reports by the experts of IPM Research Center, Economic Research Institute of the Ministry of Economy, International Finance Corporation, etc.
The final session of each oblast-level conference will be devoted to discussing the development strategy for this particular region.
The outcomes of sub-national consultations will be used by the Ministry of Economy in drafting regional policy documents.
Conference agendas and lists of speakers are available on KEF website.