The agreement on holding in Minsk ALLEA Council meeting on June 2016 was reached during the NASB delegation meeting with the President of the Federation of All European Academies (ALLEA) Gunter Stock at the session of ALLEA General Assembly in Lisbon on April 23-24, 2015.
ALLEA, the Federation of All European Academies currently brings together 58 Academies of Sciences and Arts in more than 40 countries (including Belarus). ALLEA is the most influential association of scientific organizations in the European space. The Association pursues the objective of information and experience exchange between the Academies of Sciences, promote the establishment and maintenance of high standards of scientific research and scientific expertise. The main areas of ALLEA work are organizing events for establishing the Pan-European research space, intellectual property protection, covering issues and trends of development of science in the media, scientific ethics, as well as management of scientific and technical sector.