Since 1992, Alena Makouskaya has been working for the civil society organizations of Belarus.
She war a Member of Secretariat of the since 2021 closed Union of Belarusian Writers, Director of the now closed Civil society organization “Homeland”, and coordinator of the civic cultural campaign “Budzma Belarusians!” which was implemented in partnership with the former Union of Writers and other cultural organizations since 2008.
Alena Makouskaya was born on July 1st, 1970 in Kobryn, a small town in the western part of Belarus.
She graduated from Minsk State Linguistic University in 1992, and from the Academy of Management under the Council of Ministers in 1998.
Alena Makouskaya is EWC Board Member since 2019 and re-elected for the term 2021-2023.