The Ministry of Justice Informs

As many as 118 newly-established non-governmental organizations (2 international, 11 republican, 105 local), 2 trade unions in the organizations, 2 unions (associations) of non-governmental organizations, 21 foundations (2 international, 1 republican, 18 local) were registered in 2011.   

Also, 26 new organizational structures of political parties, 497 new organizational structures of trade unions, 1688 new organizational structures of other non-governmental organizations were placed on record in the Republic of Belarus in 2011.
 
As of January 2012, as many as 15 political parties and 998 party organizations, 37 trade unions (33 republican trade unions, 1 territorial trade union, 3 trade unions in the organizations) and 22992 trade union organizations, 2402 non-governmental organizations, in particular, 230 international, 682 republican, 1490 local are on the record.
 
Also, 36875 organizational structures of non-governmental organizations, 27 unions (associations) of non-governmental organizations, 119 foundations (11 international, 5 republican, 103 local) are on the record.
 
As for the lines of activities,
595 NGOs engaged in physical training and sports
394 charitable NGOs
234 NGOs dealing with youth (including 33 children’s NGOs)
211 elucidative, cultural, and educational NGOs
112 NGOs of national minorities
84 NGOs uniting disabled veterans of war and labour
81 scientific NGOs
66 NGOs engaged in environmental protection, and protection of monuments of history and culture
49 creative NGOs
31 women’s NGOs
545 others
 
10 February 2012