The Belarusian Republican Youth Union has held a press conference to sum up results of the Year of Youth, mark the best initiatives and share next year"s plans. The most well-known project of the Youth Union is 100 Ideas forBelarus, with more than 2,000 projects in various fields, from construction to IT, submitted from across the country this year.Also this year, over 70,000 young people have been involved in the construction of important facilities, such as the Belarusian nuclear power plant and the second ring road aroundMinsk. Youth Union volunteers have raised more than 180 million rubles for children"s treatment centres.The Year of Youth will end with choosing the country"s Youth Capital on New Year"s Eve. The forthcoming year 2016 is planned to be announced the Year of Culture.