The United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for the Republic of Belarus for 2011-2015 is the first joint strategy of the UN organizations acting in Belarus. This UNDAF has been prepared bythe United Nations Country Team in Belarusin consultation with the Government of the Republic of Belarus and other national and international partners, with the aimof improving the lives of the people of Belarus.

The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945.  It is currently made up of 193 Member States.  The mission and work of the United Nations are guided by the purposes and principles contained in its founding Charter.