On October 19, within the framework of the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students, the III Youth Forum of the BRICS and SCO countries was held.
As part of the inauguration of the forum, Pavel Krasnorutsky, Chairman of the All-Russian Public Organization “Russian Union of Youth”, Denis Kravchenko, Head of the National part of the Youth Council of the SCO in the Russian Federation, Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; Chen Zon, Director of the China Youth Center for International Exchanges, Vicente Barrientos, President of the United Center for Business Cooperation BRICS; Purnima Anand, President of the International Federation of Russian-Indian Clubs and the BRICS International Forum; Daailbekov Taalaybek Esenbekovich, Head of the National part of the Youth Council of the SCO in the Kyrgyz Republic; Belyakov Andrey Eduardovich, Deputy Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus for Education, Science, Culture and Social Development, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Public Association “Belarusian Republican Youth Union”, Stefan Ossenkopp, Researcher of the Schiller Institute; Rafael Pogosyan, co-chairman of the NGO “Russian-Armenian Youth Union”.
The forum discussed issues related to the development of joint projects in the humanitarian, entrepreneurial and journalistic spheres. All speakers noted the high importance of youth cooperation in the BRICS and SCO space.
“The Russian Youth Union continues to actively develop international youth cooperation in the BRICS and SCO space.Today, in the hall there are partners of the Russian Youth Union from the BRICS and SCO countries, I want to thank each of you for the contribution you make in the framework of joint programs and projects “, Pavel Krasnorutsky, Chairman of the RSM, said in his greeting.
All foreign speakers noted the significance of the RSM in the development of program and project activities in the BRICS and SCO space. “In 2018, we will launch the work of the Youth Business Incubator of the BRICS countries and the work of six Russian-Chinese student business incubators, the Second Forum of Young Leaders of the SCO Countries, the Second Workshop of Young Leaders of the BRICS Countries,” Pavel announced plans for 2018 Krasnorutsky.