On September 26, the Russian-Slovak Discussion Forum took place in Moscow. Diplomats, public figures and top experts gathered together on the expert platform to discuss major issues of bilateral cooperation. Honorary guests of the forum included Ambassador of Slovakia in Moscow Peter Priputen and Ambassador of Russia in Bratislava Alexey Fedotov.
A press tour of Polish journalists in the North Caucasus ended on September 17. This trip had been organized by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund with the support of the Ministry of Youth Affairs of the Chechen Republic.
On September 11, a press tour of Polish journalists in the North Caucasus begins. This trip was organized by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund in cooperation with the Ministry of Youth Affairs of the Chechen Republic.
During the past several decades the system of international relations has continued changing. One of the key elements of the developing international order is the European regional order, which is currently undergoing a stage of deep transformation connected with changes of the international system as a whole and structural rebuilding of the European societies, writes employee of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Lyana Dymova.
The German-Russian Forum and the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund will organize the II Youth Forum of the Potsdam Meetings. It will take place in Moscow on November 13-14, 2017. The topic of the dialogue is “Russian-German Partnership: from Miscommunication towards Collaboration”.
The V International Youth Forum “Greater Europe Meetings” is taking place in Paris these days. The conference was organized by Youth Association for a Greater Europe with the support of the Gorchakov Fund.
The French society and observers all over the world continue witnessing a meteoric rise of Emmanuel Macron, who became a leader of the Fifth Republic this May. Much has been said already about what was surrounding his victory, but the first steps made by the new president during two months of the presidency make us think about the style of leadership of the head of the state. Alexey Chikhachev from St. Petersburg State University has written about that for the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
The Summer School of the Center of International and Regional Policy (CIRP) is taking place at Study Center Academy in the Leningrad region. Partners of the conference are the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund, Russian-Polish Center for Dialogue and Understanding, the NATO Information Office in Russia, program “Public Diplomacy of the EU and Russia”, General Consulate of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and Russian-Baltic Media Center.
Head of the Committee for Foreign Affairs of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia, member of the Management Board of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Konstantin Kosachev shares his assessment of the Potsdam Meetings, which ended in Berlin, on his Facebook page.
A welcome message of Foreign Minister of Russia and Chairman of the Management Board of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Sergey Lavrov addressed to organizers and guests of a session of the Potsdam Meetings Russian-German Forum.
Traditional conference “The Potsdam Meetings”, organized by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund and the German-Russian Forum, opened in Berlin on June 22. Top politicians and public figures from the two countries, diplomats, journalists, and representatives of the business community got together to discuss ways of political and economic crisis recovery between Russia and the West.
On June 22, Remembrance Day, participants of the conference “The Potsdam Meetings” opening in Berlin will visit Tiergarten, an area of the German capital. There, the attendees of the forum from Russia and Germany will lay flowers to the Soviet War Memorial.
On May 14, President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman met with his Russian colleague Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the forum “One Belt, One Road” in Beijing. Economic cooperation of the two countries was a top topic during the negotiations. What is the status of the trade and economic realtions of the two states and how were they affected by the mutual sanctions? Expert in Central Asian and Eastern European studies, junior researcher of the Institute of Economics RAS Maxim Borodenko writes about that for an official website of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
German political scientist Andreas Maurer, member of the Parliament of the city of Quakenbruck, municipality of Artland, Osnabruck District, Chairman of the Left Fraction in all the three parliaments, who had frequently visited Russian Crimea as part of different delegations, shared his opinion on what was going on between our people and governments in the context of world politics.
International Republican Institute held a survey in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, which showed that residents of those countries more and more often spoke out against fulfilling obligations to NATO and call Russia a partner, writes Czech media.