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The Russian World Center opened on March 11 in Leipzig with the assistance of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The center is hosted by St. Alexandra Society. During the opening ceremony, the head of the society, N. Oppenlender,...

13.03.2020
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Diaspora

The 12th International Congress of Higher Education "University 2020" took place from February 10 to 14, in Havana. The theme of this year’s congress was The University and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Its participants discussed the development of modern universities, the relationship of modern education with economic sectors and other pressing issues. ...

17.02.2020
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Education

On December 19, the Russian center started working at the people’s university (Folksuniversitetet) of Södertälje (Sweden). For several years, the university has successfully run Russian language courses for adults and children; the events of the Swedish Association of Russian Language Teachers (CARTS) are held...

21.12.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Community

Russian Center in Nuremberg celebrates 10 years anniversary today, November, 29. All these years Nuremberg is one of the most active and creative centers created by Russkiy Mir Foundation.  Its workers headed by Irina Fixel realize various projects – cultural, sportive and educational, for kids and adults, Russians and Germans, always responding to the Russian agenda. Musical concerts, meetings with interesting people, kids workshops and weekend campings, lectures, literary nights, discussions and exhibits, public rallies, all types of celebrations are...

29.11.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Community

On November 24, 2019, the chairwoman of the supervisory board of the Russkiy Mir Foundation, a famous scientist and public figure Lyudmila Alekseevna Verbitskaya passed away. The outstanding Russian linguist and honorary president of the Russian...

25.11.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Community

Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, the biggest educational center of Austrian Tirol, the third largest university in Austria celebrates 350th anniversary this year. Russkiy Mir Foundation congratulates university that hosts Russian Center from 2011. We wish our partners to flourish and the most ponderable scientific achievements! Innsbruck  University invited its partners from all over the world. Scientific,...

16.10.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Education

The 8th International "Friends, Our Union is Wonderful" Festival for students studying the Russian language ended in Bulgaria. For five days, from September 9 to 13, students from 25 countries studied the Russian language and worked in creative workshops at the Balkanika-Rositsa international sports center, located on a peninsula near the resort town of Kiten. ...

16.09.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Culture

The Black Sea coast of Bulgaria once again hosts the 8th International Festival "Friends, our Union is wonderful!". This year the festival takes place in a new place – the Balkanika-Rositsa international sports center. It is located on a peninsula near the spa town of Kiten. Residential camp buildings, buried in fruit trees and flowers, will open their doors to guests and participants of the festival. ...

09.09.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Culture

On August 29, a group of Syrian schoolchildren, the winners of the Russian language competition, flew to Russia. After a short acquaintance with Moscow, the long-awaited vacation is in store for them at the Artek international children's camp. The session will last from August 30 to September 18. The Syrian guests are going to relax and actively learn the Russian...

30.08.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Community

From August 22 to 26, the VI International Festival of Slavic Cultures Svetoch was held in the summer capital of Estonia - Pärnu, the main resort city of the country. The festival is organized by the Järeleaitaja Training and Development Center with the support of the Estonian Ministry of Culture, the Russkiy Mir Foundation, the Folk Culture Center, the...

30.08.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Culture

On August 27, 2019, the BRICS International School has begun its work in Moscow. It is a scientific and educational program for young diplomats, economists and political scientists, which is carried out by the BRICS National Research Committee (NRC) together with the Public Diplomacy Support Fund named after Gorchakov with the support of the Russkiy Mir Foundation. ...

28.08.2019
Rubric: Foundation news
Subject: Community

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Dozens of poems, stories and essays have participated in the Russian-Speaking Oceania contest, organized by Unification Russian weekly from Sydney. There were such contests in Australia and New Zealand, but for the first time such a big territory was covered. There are not so much Russian compatriots “from the islands” yet but they are being noticed.
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