Meeting Russia

Creative Diplomacy is launching a new English-speaking public diplomacy program for young leaders – ‘Meeting Russia’. The deadline for applications is November 30, 2016. About the program Meeting Russia is a unique Russian public diplomacy program for young leaders interested in Russia. This is the only program in English that brings together 20 young representatives from government institutions, parliaments, think tanks, media and private sector, experts and journalist from the United States and EU countries as well as from Russia. Meeting Russia participants will discuss current international issues related to Russian foreign policy and Russia’s relations with the West. The program includes meetings with senior Russian officials and top experts. The program will be held in Moscow on February 15-19, 2017. The main part of the program will take 3 days, and the final day is reserved for a meeting and discussion with Russian counterparts of the same age representing various expert and public platforms. The program is funded by a Presidential grant provided through the National Charity Fund (Russia). Organizer The program is organized and promoted by the Center for the Support and Development of Public Initiatives Creative Diplomacy (PICREADI), a Russian NGO working in the field of soft power and public diplomacy. … Читать далее Meeting Russia