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The Union of Russian Youth of Georgia with financial support from the Russkiy Mir Foundation is holding the first series of Russian language courses for the public. The participants of the courses include students of various universities, practicing doctors and lawyers, workers of the banking sector, journalists of leading media, civil servants and representatives of the business community. This series of course will last four...

16.03.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Science

The Center of Columbian-Russian Studies of the Department of International Trade of the University of Santo Tomas  (Centro de Estudios Colombo-Ruso de la Facultad de Negocios Internacionales) in Bogota, Columbia opened on May 20, 2014. Courses on Russian language and culture are taught by Alina Shuliko. Classes are held three times a week in two groups of 16 and 11 students from various departments of the university. ...

11.03.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Science

The exhibition “Natives of Gagauzia – Heroes and Participants of World War I, 1914-1918”, which opened in November 2014 in the town of Ceadîr-Lunga, concluded on February 27, 2015.  During the period of the exhibition, Svetlana Kapanzhi, coordinator of the project “Revival and Preservation of the Memory of...

05.03.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Economics

On February 24, 2015, the evening gymnasium in Riga held an open poetry lesson “On the Livland Side…”  as part of the series “200 Years of Russian Poetry in Latvia”. The series is being held by the Baltic Guild of Poets with the financial support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The lesson was devoted to famous...

04.03.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

On February 25 in the Moldovan town of Taraclia the cultural education center “Zhivoe Slovo” (Living Word) opened at the Ivan Vazov Theoretical Lyceum with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The main objectives of the center are the popularization of Russian language and culture as important elements of world...

02.03.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Heart Memory

In mid-February the international intellectual game “I Know!” got underway in the Republic of Belarus. L.N. Gurtyev School #70 in Minsk gathered high school students from Pervomaisky district of the Byelorussian capital. Schoolchildren from Russia, Germany, Bulgaria, Latvia, Sweden, Italy and Ukraine applied for...

17.02.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Heart Memory

A project backed by the Russkiy Mir Foundation has concluded at a Jerusalem library, which turned into a venue where children became involved in discussion of Russian literature and art and attended practical classes. Anna Akhmatova was introduced by Roman Timenchik who authored fundamental works about her creativity; one of the...

13.02.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

The all-Ukrainian public organization “Russian School” presented its new projects in Kiev and the Kiev Region as part of the Literature Year. The organization’s head Alexander Kondryakov presented a joint with the Russkiy Mir Foundation project of the international intellectual game “I know!” In the season of 2015 not only the schoolchildren of Ukraine participate, as in previous years, but also schoolchildren from...

09.02.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

On January 30, 2015 Riga hosted the literary night “On the Livonian Side…” from the “200 Years of Russian Poetry in Latvia” series, conducted under supervision of the Baltic Poets Guild with financial support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The night was devoted to well-known Russian poets of the late 17th to...

06.02.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

On Saturday, January 31, 2015, in Pantheon Square in Paris, as part of the VI Days of Russian Book and Russian Literatures, the jury presented the ninth in a row Russophonie Award to Hélène Sinany for her translation of The Persian by Alexander Ilichevsky (Le Persan, Paris, Gallimard, 2014). The winner...

05.02.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

In 2014 the Union of Russian Youth of Georgia accepted applications for participation in the free Russian language courses in Georgia. In total 400 applications were received for this round of courses, which will be held for the consecutive third year with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. On January 29 the first interviews were...

30.01.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Science

As a part of the project “Year of Yuri Tynyanov. 120” implemented by the Russian drama theater Yorick in the Latvian town of Rēzekne, the organizers have not only held an international festival of theater productions but also launched a traveling exhibition. The exhibition is devoted to the life and works of Yuri Tynyanov, from his birth in 1894 in the small town of Rēzekne (then known as Rezhitsa as part of the...

22.01.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: European Russian Forum

From January 12 to 19, 2015, the Pedagogical Institute of Irkutsk State University held professional development courses for teachers of Russian language as a foreign language from Mongolia. The courses were supported by a grant from the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The instructors of the courses were teachers from the Pedagogical Institute and the participants came from all over Mongolia.    ...

22.01.2015
Rubric: Grant news
Subject: Science


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