The Forum of Young Leaders of NGOs will be organized in Georgia with the support of the Gorchakov Fund

09 October 2018

The Union of Russian Youth of Georgia with the support of the Gorchakov Fund will organize the Forum of Young Leaders of NGOs from Russia and Georgia “People’s Diplomacy – a Dialogue of Compromises”.

The main goal of the forum is to create a platform for active cooperation among representatives of progressive youth from Russia and Georgia. The attendees will gain experience in public diplomacy and developing proposals on current problems in cooperation of the two countries. The project will promote development of the Russian-Georgian dialogue and interaction between NGOs of Russia and Georgia using such new formats of bilateral cooperation as economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation.

The participants will take part in development of mechanisms aimed at increasing the status of a Russian diaspora in Georgia, including its place in the Georgian society and available potential for completing the role of people’s diplomacy in the Georgian-Russian relations.

Russian and Georgian politicians, scientists, figures of culture, representatives of media and the civil society, young leaders and activists from the Russian-speaking diasporas of Georgia will attend the forum.

The forum will take place on October 13-14, 2018 at the following address: Business Center Didube Plaza, 5 Stanislavskogo St., Tbilisi.