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Youth Leaders Summer School (YLSS-2014)

The Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) hosted the Youth Leaders Summer School (YLSS-2014) from the 14th to the 25th of July in its premises in Moscow. Such event has been organized by PFUR in cooperation with the Rossotrudnichestvo, the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation.
Young representatives of political circles from Europe took part to the Summer school, which included both working and cultural activities. The delegation consisted of 15 representatives from different European countries: Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Cyprus, the Netherlands, Romania, Slovenia, Great Britain, and Turkey.
The working activities organized combined theoretical and practical workshops and excursions as well. The development of leadership skills, human rights, political debates on the new global geopolitical order, the youth policy in Russia, the cooperation between Russian and the European Union have been the workshops in which the participants of the Summer School took part. The working language during the Summer School has been English.
Regarding the excursions, the delegation of young representatives of political circles from Europe was received at the State Duma of the Russian Federation, at the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and at Federal Agency of Commonwealth of Independent States, responsible for compatriots living abroad and for International Humanitarian Cooperation. Such activities have been extremely enriching for the participants of the event, because they enhanced their knowledge and understanding of current global challenges in the Russian context.
The event has been enriched also by several cultural activities, which enabled the participants of the Summer School to discover Moscow and learn more about Russian history and culture. The cultural programme of the Summer School included the visit of the Kremlin, Kolomenskoye manor and Tsaritsyno Park.
The Youth Leaders Summer School, bringing together young representatives from different parts of Europe, promoted intercultural dialogue, enlarged their vision and knowledge of Russia and it provided a valuable experience for their academic and professional development.


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