The Gorchakov Fund will become a partner of the Diplomatic Seminar “Tambovshchina – a Territory of Intercultural Mutual Understanding”. Call for applications!

07 November 2016

On November 24-26, the 2nd Diplomatic Seminar of Russian and foreign students studying at Russian universities “Tambovshchina – a Territory of Intercultural Mutual Understanding” will be held in Tambov.


An organizer of the seminar is Autonomous Non-Governmental Organization “Youth Information Resource” (Tambov). Partners include the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund, the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation, the Civic Chamber of the Tambov region, G.P. Derzhavin Tambov State University, All-Russian Public Movement “All-Russian International Youth Union”, Penza State University, and the Office of Public Affairs of the Government of the Tambov region.


About 200 participants are expected to attend the forum in Tambov – Russian and foreign Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, post-graduates from Russian universities focusing on specialties “International Relations”, “World Economics”, “Journalism”, “Political Science” and“International Law” as well as representatives of non-governmental organizations, unions, and journalists. They will discuss current issues of international cooperation, economics, mass media, law, public diplomacy and history.


Meetings with prominent Russian scientists in the field of international relations, well-known politicians, experts in foreign affairs, historians, representatives of NGOs and governmental agencies are planned as well as workshops, seminars, lectures on the issues of the foreign policy of Russia and its relations with other countries.


Applications will be accepted until 6:00 pm Moscow time on November 15 at


More information about the seminar.

Download an application form for participation in the seminar.