At the end of July – beginning of August, for the first time in the Southern Urals, the Summer Diplomacy School was opened. It united experts in economy, policy, history, culture of the countries of the Central Asian region and several dozens of attendees, who had decided to become public diplomats. The project was implemented by regional social and legal movement “For Restoration of the Urals” jointly with a Ural branch of the Izborsk Club. A grant for implementation of the project had been provided by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
Alexander Patriteyev writes about that in Vecherniy Chelyabinsk.
A full text of the article in Russian can be found here