Sergey Lavrov met with participants of the Dialogue in the Name of the Future

17 November 2017

On November 17, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov met with participants of research and educational program of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund and the Primakov Center for Foreign Policy Cooperation “Dialogue in the Name of the Future”.

During the meeting the head of the Foreign Service shared his assessments of global events and told about Russian approaches to resolution of urgent international problems.

The minister gave a high appraisal of cooperation with non-governmental organizations, especially with those, which unite the youth.

According to him, it was important for young political scientists and experts in foreign affairs to understand what Russia was doing in the field of counter-terrorism, providing security and building humanitarian cooperation. Better knowledge and understanding of each other help to better resolve problems of international relations.

Sergey Lavrov answered numerous questions from the audience.

A tour of the Center of Russian Diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia was also organized for the participants of the program.

In addition to the meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, discussion “Coverage Opportunities and Media Influence on the Public Opinion” was held during the second day of the Dialogue. It was moderated by Deputy Head of Media Agency Regnum Igor Pavlovsky.

The event is organized with the support of the grant of the President of the Russian Federation for development of the civil society provided by the Foundation of Presidential Grants.