The Government of Russia has instructed the Gorchakov Fund together with several ministries to develop measures to support pubic organizations of compatriots

08 September 2016

Based on the results of a meeting with participants of the World Forum “Solidarity with Russia”, which took place on August 29, a number of decisions related to easing the procedure of receiving Russian citizenship and measures to support learning of the Russian language abroad, was made.


That information was provided by a press service of the Council of Ministers.


The document, in particular, includes a mandate “to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia (to S.V. Lavrov), the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia (to V.R. Medinsky), the Ministry of Finance of Russia (to A.G. Siluanov), and Rossotrudnichestvo (to L.N. Glebova) to develop jointly with the Russkiy Mir Foundation, the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund and the Foundation for Supporting and Protecting the Rights of Compatriots Living Abroad additional measures to support educational, public, cultural, youth and children’s organizations uniting citizens of the Russian Federation permanently living abroad”.

As it was reported earlier, the Gorchakov Fund took part in the World Forum “Solidarity with Russia”.