Online press conference by Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya and Pavel Latushka

October 01, 2020 18:57

A month and a half ago Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya announced the creation of the Coordination Council. The membership of the Expanded Coordination Council has already reached 5000 people, and 500 thousand Belarusians have supported the Coordination Council on the Golos (Voice) Platform.

What has changed during this time? How does the Coordination Council work today amidst the arrests of some of its members and forced exiles of some other members? How does the Coordination Council make decisions? What are the current priorities and needs of the Coordination Council? 


  • Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, founder of the Coordination Council
  • Pavel Latushka, Former Minister of Culture, a core member of the Coordination Council

The online press conference will take place on October 2 at 13:00 Minsk time (noon CET).

To register for the event, please fill out the Google form ( If approved, you will receive a link to the press conference on your e-mail address.

Languages: Belarusian and Russian with simultaneous translation into English.


Belarus in Focus Information Office in partnership with Press Club Belarus organize the press conference. Join Belarus in Focus: Journalists’ Network to stay up-to-date on upcoming events.