MOSCOW INTERNATIONATIONAL STUDENTS’ CONFERENCE OF THE SUMMER SCHOOL ‘GLOBAL CHALLENGES 2019’
The students’ conference was held within the frame work of the International Students Summer School “Global Challenges 2019” together with the EU Representation in Moscow on 20 – 21 August 2019 at the Diplomatic academy of the Ministry of foreign affairs of Russia.
At the plenary meeting of the conference Vice Rector on science affairs Oleg Ivanov, Vice Rector on Educational affairs Tatiana Zakaurtseva, Dean for foreign students Tatiana Kosareva and Deputy Head of the EU Representation in Moscow Ms Aleska Simkic greeted the students. Mr.Andrei Valentinov, political officer of the EU Representation took part in the work of the conference sections.
International Students Conference “Global Challenge 2019” within the framework of the International Summer School began its work on 20 August. The Conference was held together with the EU Delegation in Moscow.
The participants were greeted by Deputy Head of the EU Delegation Aleska Simkic, Vice Rector on Science Affairs of the Diplomatic Academy Oleg Ivanov, Dean for international students of the Academy Tatiana Kosareva. Then Andrei Valentinov, political officer of the EU Delegation in Moscow, took part in the work of the conference sections as a moderator.
Two days of discussions, project presentations, exchange of views on burning issues of international affairs let the school participants, students from 20 countries of the world, get to learn different points of views on the world problems and better know each other.
Then during the closing ceremony of the conference and the summer school Vice Rectors Tatiana Zakaurtseva and Oleg Ivanov, Dean Tatiana Kosareva, Professor Boris Loginov and Chairman of the Young Diplomats Council of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia Konstantin Kolpakov addressed the summer school students with parting words.
The participants of the school highly evaluated the level of lectures and seminars by the Academy professors as well as the field trips to the UN Information Centre, the Museum of the History of the Diplomatic Service of Russia, the Gorchakov Fund of Public Diplomacy.
The school participants got acquainted with the history, culture and traditions of Russia while visiting the Kremlin, the Historic Museum and had a lesson of Moscow studies during a boat trip along the Moskva-river.