On March 23, official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova held a briefing on current issues of the foreign policy of Russia. During her speech, she told representatives of Russian and foreign media about a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Gorchakov Fund.
New President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier, elected on February 12, was sworn in at Bundestag on Wednesday in a ceremony held in the plenary conference hall and attended by former President Joachim Gauck and his domestic partner Daniela Schadt.
On May 12, All-Russian (with international participation) youth scientific conference “Heralds of the New Era: Revolutions of 1917 and Their Consequences: a Perspective after a Century” will be held in Vladikavkaz. Media partner of the forum, organized by the Department of Contemporary National History of K.L. Khetagurov North Ossetian State University, is the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
The All-Russian public civil patriotic movement Immortal Regiment and NGO Russian-Armenian Youth Unity (RAYU) signed an official agreement on cooperation in Moscow. National Youth Council of Russia provided information about that event to press service of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
On April 10, the II Pyatigorsk Model United Nations will be opened. It is a five-day conference, during which students, specializing in the field of foreign affairs, will try simulating activities of the United Nations agencies. This year the forum will be held with the media support of the Gorchakov Fund.
On March 17, Foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov held his annual meeting with representatives from Russian NGOs. Deputy Director of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Roman Grishenin participated in the meeting.
An opening ceremony of Russian language courses “Russkiy Svet”, organized by NGO Balkan Creative Group with the support of the Gorchakov Fund and the government of the Serbian capital, took place in the main conference hall of the Parliament of Belgrade.