On 11 March 2021 the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Belarus adopted the Message to the President of the Republic of Belarus and the Houses of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus “On Constitutional Legality in the Republic of Belarus in 2020”.

The Constitutional Court, through its activities, protects the constitutional order, the rights and freedoms of man and citizen guaranteed by the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus, ensures the supremacy of the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus and its direct effect in the territory of the Republic of Belarus.

 

15 March – the Constitution Day of the Republic of Belarus

“The Constitution is, in fact, a social contract on the principles of state and social structure. It contains fundamental provisions that regulate the system of political, economic and social relations, serves as the legal basis for the development strategy of sovereign Belarus.

In modern conditions, the realisation of constitutional values, principles and rules in everyday life ensures the effective functioning of state power, the effectiveness of constitutional and legal mechanisms for protecting the rights and freedoms of citizens, strengthening the relationship between an individual, the state and society, achieving peace and harmony” (from the interview of the Chairman of the Constitutional Court of the Republic Belarus Petr Miklashevich to the newspaper “Sovetskaya Belorussiya - Belarus Segodnya”).