The head of Rossotrudnichestvo Yevgeny Primakov concluded his working trip to the Republic of Tatarstan. On the last day of his visit to Kazan, Yevgeny Primakov met with the President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and visited the Kazan Federal University.
Rustam Minnikhanov received Yevgeny Primakov at the Government House of the Republic of Tatarstan. The participates of the meeting identified ways of promoting cooperation between the Agency and the Republic and discussed problems associated with humanitarian cooperation and strengthening of ties with compatriots during a difficult epidemiological situation. During the meeting, Primakov noted that Rossotrudnichestvo is always ready to support the Republic’s events and projects through the Agency’s global network of Russian centres of science and culture.
Another important stop on the route of Yevgeny Primakov’s working trip was Kazan Federal University (KFU), where he met with the rector Ilshat Gafurov, as well as with the vice-rectors and directors of the university. More than 10,000 foreign students from 100 countries of the world study at KFU. During the meeting, the participants discussed potential joint projects aimed to promote the Russian language, work with university graduates, as well as joint forums and conferences.