Select language:

XIX World Festival of Youth and Students

 / Главная / Russkiy Mir Foundation / Upcoming events / XIX World Festival of Youth and Students

XIX World Festival of Youth and Students


14.10.2017

Sochi welcomes young people from all around the world!

This year, Russia will host the 2017 World Festival of Youth and Students. On 14-22 October, young people from all around the world will come to Sochi to participate in this great event.

The Worl Festival of Youth and Students has been active since 1947. In 1957 and 1985, the Festival was held in Moscow. The 1957 Festival in Moscow was the biggest event in its history unting 34,000 delegates from 131 countries. In 2017, we expect around 30,000 from 150 countries to attend the event!

Welcome to the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students!

LATEST NEWS

Louis Michel, a member of the European Parliament representing Belgium there, and a former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belgium, presumes that western countries following the policy of self-isolation from Russia make a serious geopolitical mistake, reports RIA «Novosti». ...
Russia’s Sergei Ustugov has won a multi-day Tour de Ski competitions, reports TASS. He won six gold medals setting a record at the competitions. Sergei Ustugov became the first athlete in the history of Tour de Ski who managed to remain its leader from the first to the last stage of Tour de Ski...
On Sunday, twenty Russian compatriots living in the Netherlands sang a number of popular Soviet songs, including Victory Day, Katusha and Moscow Nights at the city railway station, reports TASS. According t the arrangers of the campaign, its purpose is to illustrate the fact that...
According to Embassy of the RF in Israel, no Russian citizen was killed or injured in the terror attack occurred in Jerusalem yesterday, reports TASS. On Sunday afternoon, a heavy truck rammed into soldier crowd and left at least four dead and fifteen injured. The terrorist was neutralized on...
About 400,000 jobs have been cut in Europe due to the anti-Russian sanctions introduced by Brussels and retaliation measures taken by Moscow. The information was reported by Austrian mass media which published the results of a research carried out by Wifo Institute. The request for the research...
Today, Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas Eve and prepare for Christmas, reports IA «Interfax». The name of the day comes from a special dish made of cereals and honey prepared for the feast. Besides them, one can have beans, peas and vegetables today. There...