On July 7, the Coordination Council held a round table “Belarusian economy during and after the political crisis”. The experts presented an analysis of the current economic situation in Belarus and predicted what economic scenarios await the country after overcoming the political crisis.
The event was attended by representatives of the economic group of the Coordination Council – Dmitry Kruk and Ales Alekhnovich, a member of the Presidium of the Coordination Council Olga Kovalkova, as well as a representative of the working group on business and founder of the Imaguru business club Tatiana Marynich.
Vasilis Maragos, Head of the Neighborhood Negotiations and Enlargement Negotiations Department of the European Commission made a report “Support to the people of Belarus and the EU Comprehensive Plan to Support Democratic Belarus”.
The following was also discussed at the round table:
– The current state of the political and civil spheres in Belarus;
– EU policy towards Belarus: support, sanctions, and solidarity;
– A brief overview of the state of the Belarusian economy as of June 1, 2021;
– Problems and needs of the private sector of the Belarusian economy;
– Plan of economic recovery in Belarus.
The meeting was attended by representatives of the European Parliament, representatives of the embassies of Sweden, France, Latvia, heads of international foundations, political democratic parties, and public organizations.
A group of experts in the field of economics of the CC focuses on the economic situation in Belarus, maintains contacts with business and stakeholders, as well as with international organizations, publishes reliable information about the Belarusian economy in national and international media.