BLS branches and divisions operate in 76 Belarusian towns and villages as well as in Moscow, Irkuck, Vilnia, St. Petersburg and Riga.
Since Polish had long been the official language in Belarus, the Society proposed teaching Polish for Belarusian history students.
The much discussed solemn 20-th anniversary of the 1995 referendum was commjemorated in Lida by a proactive initiative. Language activists have founded a Society's branch at the local shoe factory.
The ancient Pahonya symbol has always been the sign of Lida district. Even during the soviet regime, the weather vane shaped as Pahonya crowned the top of Lida Castle tower.
The Belarusian Language Society announces the Best Belarusian Wikipedia Article Competition
The article examines the Swiss language situation and the current trends in the Swiss language policy. The Confederation's legislation is examined as the source of ideas for improving the Belarusian Law on Languages.
The Committee reports that it makes a regular use of Belarusian.
A new postal stamp is dedicated to this occasion.