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

04 September 2018

North-Caucasus Non-Governmental and Scientific Organization “Razvitiye” together with the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund and North-Caucasus Federal University (a branch) in Pyatigorsk will organize international project “The School of Economic Diplomacy in Developing the Eurasian Integration”.

For the first time in the North Caucasus, young (20-35 years old) scientists and experts, Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, entrepreneurs and industrialists from EEU member states and countries, which expressed an intention to join the Eurasian integration or develop a free-trade zone with the Eurasian Economic Union, will gather together on the same discussion platform.

During five days participants from Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Vietnam, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Serbia will be learning skills in the field of economic diplomacy, with the help of which they will be able to find compromises between entities engaged in foreign economic activities, minimize expenses and receive benefits from cooperation.

Russian and foreign experts will provide theoretical and practical training in commercial negotiations, business protocol and etiquette, specifics of mentality, national business cultures of the EEU countries, and practical aspects of entering export markets. Interactive lectures on developing assessments and resolving problems associated with integration of the Eurasian Economic Union have been planned.

All participants, who will complete the training at the School of Economic Diplomacy in Developing the Eurasian Integration, will receive certificates. The language of instruction is Russian.

Additional information about the project and terms of participation