All trends

Society and political parties

Parties have not recognised the local election results; regional bloggers have gained political weight

February 19 – February 25

The opposition failed to mobilise voters but organised a convincing observation

February 12 – February 18

Parties mobilise supporters for elections and observation; civil society anticipates an agreement with the authorities on Freedom Day celebrations

February 5 – February 11

Parties attempt to politicise the elections; tension between investors and local residents has grown

January 29 – February 4

Civil society opposes the blocking of Charter-97, opposition candidates start campaigning

January 22 – January 28

Political parties join forces to celebrate Freedom Day; opposition candidates start campaigning

January 15 – January 21

Parties hardly managed to mobilise their activists for the elections, and green initiatives have gained popularity in the confrontation with investors

January 8 – January 14

Annual review 2017: civil society and political parties moved beyond the oppositional agenda

January 1 – January 7

Political parties and civic activists launched election campaigns

December 11 – December 17

Civic initiatives successfully negotiate the local agenda with the authorities and political parties agree on the division of electoral districts

December 4 – December 10

Political parties boost election campaigning, human rights activists reiterate the political prisoners issue

November 27 – December 3

Right Centrists fortify positions in the European Parliament and Tell The Truth! in the regions

November 20 – November 26

The opposition has failed in promoting the electoral agenda in the Belarusian-European dialogue, however succeeded in spotlighting economic reforms

November 13 – November 19

People are ready to support high-profile public initiatives, and protest leaders suspend street activism

November 6 – November 12

Tell the Truth! has made proposals to the army and the opposition proposed its vision of the Belarusian-European agenda at Euronest

October 30 – November 5

Belarusian political parties are preparing for the local elections, and law enforcement is prompted by human rights activists and the EU to avoid new political prisoners

October 23 – October 29

Civil society has prompted the authorities to revise the information policy

October 16 – October 22

Civil society has bearing on agenda of Belarusian authorities and opposition enhances propensity towards conflict

October 9 – October 15

Impact of civic initiatives on local agendas and cultural information policy has increased

October 2 – October 8