The children from the Children’s Village in Gomel, a rehabilitation centre for children and youth with severe disabilities in southeast Belarus, received a minibus adapted to transporting disabled passengers. The new car improves access to therapeutic services offered by the centre, and allows the children to take part in events outside the Village. The minibus was purchased under the Polish Aid programme.
“The Stefan Banach Programme is an important part of Polish scholarship offer for developing countries and one of the best-known Polish development projects in the East,” the MFA’s Undersecretary of State Maciej Lang said at a ceremony to inaugurate the Stefan Banach Scholarship Programme in the 2018/2019 academic year.
With several dozen scholarship holders from developing countries of Africa, Asia and South America in attendance, the University of Warsaw Library hosted the inauguration of the Ignacy Łukasiewicz Scholarship Programme in the 2018/2019 academic year.