News from the Region

Inspections have begun of Russian psychoneurological facilities

Inspections of psychoneurological facilities have begun in Russia 22.02.2019 In February 2019, Rostrud in collaboration with Roszdravnadzor and Rospotrebnadzor were instructed to review the activities of psychoneurological residential facilities and their compliance with citizens’ rights in the provision of social…

Healthy Generation contest, deadline 15 April

‘The Healthy Generation Contest’ opens 18.02.2019 Applications are now open for Russia’s fifth ‘Healthy Generation Contest’, its purpose being to promote ways of protecting the mental health of children and teenagers. All state and municipal institutions involved in education, science,…

Russian students to study volunteering skills

Students to study the principles of volunteering 14.02.2019 Artem Metelev, Chairman of the Association of Volunteer Centres and Member of the Russian Public Chamber, announced, ‘In conjunction with the Russian Ministry of Science, the Association will be drawing up a…

Conference on volunteering in May in Moscow

Applications open for the conference ‘Volunteering: Enhancing Society while Developing Skills’ 14.02.2019 The international conference ‘Volunteering: Enhancing Society while Developing Skills’ will take place from 21st to 23rd May at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. The conference will…