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The secret of the success of “Baran Arabesque”

Small sewing enterprise, that has grown into modern production with quality products and created an employment system for youth with disabilities.
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How is it possible to run the social economy in crisis

In recent years, the number of social enterprises has increased in Belarus. However, can we say that the social economy is developing in the country? Who are its actors? What is their role in overcoming the crisis in the Belarusian economy?>

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The Roly-Poly rushes to the rescue, or Who is engaged in labour rehabilitation in Svetlogorsk?

We visited the Svetlogorsk social enterprise "A skillful Roly-Poly” (“A skillful Kolobok”) which gives work to HIV-infected people and ex-inmates. It also employs people with disabilities. The company produces household goods, ritual products. How does live the enterprise which has brought together all categories of vulnerable citizens, manage to survive? This is what we have talked about with the director of the LLC "A skillful Roly-Poly” Natalia Strelchenko.>

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The immortal "Gantsavicki Chas": "for us crisis is habitual atmosphere"

The independent local newspaper in a small village of Gantsavichi is not only able to feed itself, but is going now, in crisis, to increase the circulation. How will “Gantsavicki Chas” (“The Gantsevichi Time”) carry out such an ambitious project and why has the publication become a public reception room?…
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