Belarusian photographer Vitali Brazouski who won the first prize during a photo completion “European neighbourhood” arrived in Belgium. Upon his return to Minsk, Vitali – who never travelled to Western Europe before – will share his impressions with the readers of our web-site. Professional photos will be included!
The photo contest was held in Belarus as part of the European Intercultural Festival 2013 launched by the Office for a Democratic Belarus and its partners. “European Neighbourhood” theme of the concurs was introduced to promote the interest among Belarusians towards the EU and the Eastern Partnership, and to see what ordinary citizens understand under the “European Neighbourhood” concept.
The European Intercultural Festival in Belarus took place in May 2013 and was organized by the Brussels-based Office for a Democratic Belarus and in partnership with the Office for European Expertise and Communication, Belarusian NGO “Youth Education Centre “Fialta”, Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies (BISS, Lithuania) and a number of other Belarusian organizations.