Belarusian Democratic Republic 100th Jubilee Medal

The Belarusian Democratic Republic 100th Jubilee Medal (Belarusian: Мэдаль да стагодзьдзя Беларускае Народнае Рэспублікі) is a medal awarded in 2018 by the Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic (the government in exile of the Belarusian Democratic Republic) to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the republic in 1918. The medal has been awarded to more than 180 activists, politicians and researchers in Belarus and abroad.[1]

Belarusian Democratic Republic 100th Jubilee Medal
Мэдаль да стагодзьдзя Беларускае Народнае Рэспублікі
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Abverse of the medal
Awarded by the Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic
TypeMedal
Awarded forlifelong achievements in the popularisation and research of Belarus, strengthening of the independence of Belarus, fight for freedom and democracy in Belarus
StatusCurrently awarded
Statistics
Established2018
Total awardedover 180
Precedence
Next (higher)Order of the Pahonia
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Ribbon of the BNR 100th Jubilee Medal

DesignEdit

The obverse features the Pahonia, the symbol of the Belarusian Democratic Republic, and the inscription Рада Беларускай Народнай Рэспублікі (transl. Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic). The reverse features the inscription 100 гадоў БНР, 1918-2018 (transl. 100 years of the BNR, 1918-2018) with oak branches and the Cross of Saint Euphrosyne. The ribbon is white with a red stripe separated by thin black lines.

RecipientsEdit

Recipients of the medal include:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Belarusian Democratic Republic 100th Jubilee Medal - Official Website of the Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic, 25 December 2018
  2. ^ Уручаны першы Мэдаль да 100-годзьдзя БНР [The First BDR 100th Jubilee Medal Awarded] - Radio Poland Belarusian edition, 19 February 2019
  3. ^ Галоўная рэдактарка «Хартыі-97» Натальля Радзіна адной зь першых атрымала мэдаль БНР [Chief editor of Charter'97 among the first to receive a BDR medal] - Radio Svaboda, 19 February 2019
  4. ^ НОВЫЯ ЎРУЧЭНЬНІ МЭДАЛЁЎ ДА СТАГОДЗЬДЗЯ БНР [New awardings of the Belarusian Democratic Republic 100th Jubilee Medal - Rada BNR official website, 26 March 2019