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Photo credit: The summer school for students from abroad will start on Monday, August 10, in the Russian capital. The classes, which will last almost two weeks, will be attended by students from Europe, Asia, South America and Africa. They will be introduced...

10.08.2020 Subject: Education

Photo credit: Seven films about the tragedies of World War II were included in the program of the film festival, which opened in Japan. Viewers will see historical features and films about the generation that survived the war on the screen. The film festival dedicated to...

07.08.2020 Subject: Culture

Photo credit: August 7 marks the 300th anniversary of the legendary victory of the young Russian fleet in the battle with the Swedes at Grengam Island. The success of Peter the Great at sea played a big role in the Northern War, bringing its outcome and the conclusion of...

07.08.2020 Subject: History

Photo credit: The Russian military drama Panfilov's 28 men (2016) has opened the August Film Screenings cycle at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Hanoi. Vietnamese viewers will see Russian films telling about the struggle of the Soviet people against the Nazis....

07.08.2020 Subject: Culture


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Nearly one hundred and fifty African students and teachers from Tanzania, Ruanda, Kenya, Zambia, Uganda, Madagascar and Mauritius participated in a 12-day intensive Russian language course in July. It marked the first stage of the Distant Russian in Africa online project aimed to strengthen humanitarian ties with Africa, which had been discussed at the 2019 Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi.
The Youth Talks debate club at the Center for the Benelux Languages and Cultures has launched its new session on July 17th. The Center director Maria Pushkova and students Anna Balashova and Daniil Volkov talk about their projects, for the most part associated with commemoration of World War 2 and the Belgian Resistance.
The World Chess Day is celebrated annually on July 20. Today it brings together amateurs and professionals of the ancient game, even if over a virtual board only. This day has been marked by series of international online-tournaments opened in Russia and abroad. Russian compatriots are going to launch the Chess Friendship Cup today.
Holding a contest in the midst of the pandemic is rather challenging, but it is the kind of thing you do for children who have bilingual schooling and live in bilingual environment. Tatiana Henderson-Stewart, the principal of Cherry Orchard Russian School in London, told us about Once I Dreamt contest. They even had to make additional categories of prizes because children wrote very interesting works about their dreams and imaginings, and all the writings were so unique.