School of Economic Diplomacy in Pyatigorsk. A joint project of the Gorchakov Fund and SKONO Razvitiye

28 March 2018

North-Caucasus Non-Profit Research Organization “Razvitiye” jointly with the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund and the Pyatigorsk branch of North-Caucasus Federal University will launch international project “School of Economic Diplomacy in Development of Eurasian Integration” on November 11-17 in Pyatigorsk.

Young scientists and experts, Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, entrepreneurs and industrialists (ages 20-35) from the EEU states and countries, which expressed a desire to join the Eurasian integration or develop a free trade zone with the Eurasian Economic Union, will get together for the first time on the same discussion platform in the North Caucasus.

During five days, the participants from Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Vietnam, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Serbia will be acquiring skills in the field of economic diplomacy, which will help them to find compromises between exporters and importers, minimize costs and receive benefits from cooperation.

Russian and foreign experts will receive theoretical and practical training on the topics of business negotiations, protocol and etiquette, specifics of mentality, national business cultures of the EEU countries, and practical aspects of entering export markets. Interactive lectures dedicated to assessments and problems of the integration of the Eurasian Economic Union are also planned.

All the attendees, who complete the training course as part of the project “School of Economic Diplomacy in Development of Eurasian Integration”, will receive certificates. The language of instruction is Russian.

Additional information about the project and terms of participation.