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Gala concert of the Russian Romance International festival Romanzata a San Marino took place in the old opera theater Titano in San Marino on July 19 with a great success. Best Russian Romance singers have arrived from Russia, Germany, Denmark, Luxemburg, Australia, and other countries. In The Hope of Romansiada...

21.07.2017
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Culture

Priest Ioann Nagaya of the Russian Orthodox Church Representation in Tokyo was awarded the Pushkin medal, as per the website of the World Coordinating Council of Russian Compatriots. Russian Ambassador to Japan Yevgeny Afanasyev handed the State Award to the Orthodox priest. He congratulated the priest with...

30.06.2017
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Religion

The festival organized by The State Youth Drama Theater “From the Street of Roses” and with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation and the Embassy of Russia in Moldova, has taken place in Chişinău 0n 21-27 November. The festival united theater groups from 13 countries. “Everything was organized really good; there...

06.12.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Culture

International Russian Language Week, a project supported by the Russkiy Mir Foundation, has started on 28 November at the Sochi State University. The events gathered participants – university and high school students, postgraduates, and teachers – from China, South Korea, France, Kazahkastan, Donetsk People’s Republic, as well as from the following Russian cities: Moscow, Krasnoyarsk, Kursk, Tver, Chita, Samara, Stavropol, Pyatigorsk,...

29.11.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On 18 November, the jubilee 10th Festival of the Russian language arranged by Pushkin Institute and the Estonian Association of Russian Language and Literature Teachers with the support of the Embassy of the RF in Estonia, the Russkiy Mir Foundation and Estonian patrons was held in Tallinn. The award ceremony of the translation contest winners was took place as part of the festival. ...

24.11.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On 15-23 November 2016, professors at the department of the Russian language and its teaching methods of the philological faculty of the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia S.A. Deryabina, S.S. Mikova and I.I. Mitrofanova held a scientific practice seminar for Western African specialists in the Russian language. The event was held with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. ...

23.11.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Religion

On 26-28 October 2016, the Arzamas branch of Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation hosted the all-Russian scientific conference Russian Universun under Conditions of Globalization. The urgent character of the conference is characterized by the fact that the main subject it dealt with was the idea of historical coherent universalism instead of the idea of...

01.11.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Community

The leavers of the free Russian language courses for young people received their certificates at the Primakov Georgian-Russian Public Center, Tbilisi. Director of the GRPC Uruzmag Karkusov, Executive Director of the GRPC Otar Chitanava and trainer Nana Talakhadze congratulated the course leavers who had taken their Russian language courses at the Caucasus International...

26.10.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On 1 October, ahead of the World Teacher's Day, RUBRIC Russian School supported by the Russkiy Mir Foundation has opened a new school in Cirencester. On this day, children and their parents have gathered to celebrate the Welcome day at the local Cirencester Primary school where classes of the Russian school will be taking place. ...

11.10.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

End of September 2016, Ukraine has hosted a workshop "Traditions of Russian philological education in the modern pedagogical practice" dedicated to work of a famous specialist in language teaching methods, M.A. Rybnikova (1885–1942). The event was organized by the International pedagogical club supported by the Russkiy Mir Foundation; participants are teachers of Russian language and Literature. This...

03.10.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Education

The founders of the 9th Autumn in Balaklava conference are the All-Ukrainian Russian School non-government organization, the Russkiy Mir Foundation, the International Pedagogical Club and a Sevastopol student union named Parallel 45. The conference is aimed at the exchange of experience in the field of teaching Russian and providing optimal conditions for getting education in the Russian language, establishment of contacts...

28.09.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On September 23-25, the 12th International Meeting of Searching Groups “Partisan Glory” took place in the Bakhchisarai region, Crimea. The international forums of young scouts are part of “The Cranes Fly” project which is in its turn part of the morale building activities carried out by the All-Ukrainian “Russian School” non-government organization operating in Ukraine, post-Soviet and far abroad countries. ...

27.09.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Community

The “Art relay” festival with the assistance of “Russkyi Mir” foundation, Texas Commission on the Arts, United Russian American Association and the Texas Puppetry Guild was held on September 17, 2016. It was devoted to the 115th anniversary of the birthday of Sergey Obraztsov and the 85th anniversary of his famous theater. Puppet shows for adults and children, dance shows, a...

23.09.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Culture

Embassy of Russia in Albania conducted organizational meetings with new students of Russian language courses in Tirana. Over 160 students are willing to study the Russian language. This number is three times higher compared to the enrolment in 2015. This indicates a growing interest of Albanian people towards the Russian culture, history, literature and art . Nine student...

16.09.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On 25-28 August, a summer capital Pärnu, Estonia, hosted the 4th International Slavic Culture Festival “Svetoch-2016” held with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. A great number of on-stage performance groups from Russia, Belarus, Latvia and Estonia took part in it. About 500 people had arrived at the Festival. Some of them visited Estonia for the first time and...

01.09.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Culture

A shift for winners of the Russian language and literature Olympiads held in European countries starts on August 22 in Minsk, Belarus. It is arranged upon an initiative of the International Pedagogical Club with the support of the Russkiy mir Foundation under the auspices of the Ministry of Education of Belarus. School students at the ages from 14 to 17 representing Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, Hungary and Latvia take part...

22.08.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

On August 22-26 2016, the Russian Center at the Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will host the 8th International School under the title Contemporary Educational Technologies Used in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language (RAF), arranged by the Varna Free University with support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The university has celebrated its 25th anniversary...

04.08.2016
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: RussianLanguage

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