An information campaign on demography, society and family is being conducted in Mogilev Region, Interfax learnt from the ideology department of the regional administration.
The campaign is conducted by representatives of Mogilev Region Administration and local administrations.
According to the source, in 2006 the number of marriages in Mogilev Region rose by 13.6%, and birth rate increased by 5.4%. 337 families with at least three children managed to improve their housing conditions.
At the moment around 70,000 children in Mogilev Region receive allowances. Last year 12.6 thousand residents of the region got donations (BYR 1 billion in total) within the framework of the state sponsored welfare program.
There are 23 orphan homes in the region that helped 19.6 thousand children either return to their own families or get new parents last year.