News from the Region

Winners of ‘Civil Initiative’ award announced

Winners of ‘Civil Initiative’ award announced 12.12.2018 The Committee of Citizens Initiatives (CCI) has selected the best 15 social action projects in Russia for the ‘Civil Initiative’ award.  The prize is intended to give recognition to people who have helped…

Leaders of Corporate Charity in Russia 2018

Leaders of Corporate Charity 2018 named 05.12.2018 The panel for the Leaders of Corporate Charity 2018 has decided which companies have spent the most on charity projects. Among those companies with the best charity practices, Siberian Coal Energy Company and…

Moscow rejects HIV rates reported by WHO

     Moscow Rejects HIV Rates Reported By WHO Study      November 30, 2018 10:15 GMT    By RFE/RL  Russian Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova (file photo) Moscow has rejected a fresh report co-authored by the World Health Organization (WHO)…

Innosocium social projects contest. Deadline 28 December

Social projects contest. Application deadline: 28 December 30.11.2018 The Russian competition Innosocium is aimed at discovering new communication ideas for solving social problems, as well as at identifying and encouraging talented students. Students are encouraged to develop their projects in…