On June 15-16, 2018 meeting of the Regional Council was held in the Bykhov district. The topic of the meeting: "Horizontal integration of the Regional Plan based on the MAPs accelerators; monitoring and evaluation of the Regional Plan".

The event was attended by local authorities and residents of five districts of Mogilev region, staff of the International Foundation for Rural Development, as well as the head of the Mogilev regional center of Research Institute of Economics of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus.

During the meeting, the participants reviewed the Regional Plan from the point of view of MAPs accelerators. The participants reviewed and added a new priority, which concerns the creation of "SMART region", and developed indicators to it.

During the event, the principles of network interaction between the participants of regional processes were defined, because following the message of the Program of Support to Belarus "Uniting the potential and capabilities of partners, we contribute to ensuring a decent life of people and achieving the sustainable development goals in Belarus". The updated website was presented at the meeting. The participants made their proposals for its further development and promotion of the platform as one of the Regional Council information tools.

The event was held within the framework of the training course "Monitoring, evaluation and refinement of local sustainable development strategies in Belarus". The Program of Support to Belarus is implemented by the Dortmund International Educational Center (IBB Dortmund) on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ): "Stable Region - Strong Country".