20 May 2014, Tuesday, 16:05

Antidrug movement activists from 24 cities of Russia will gather in Ufa

author: Gulfiya Akulova

From 27 to 30 May, Ufa will host the first «Anti-drug Volunteer Youth Forum». It is expected that among participants will be representatives of 24 Russian cities.

Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Orenburg, Belogorsk, Voronezh — more than 70 people from these and other megacities of the Russian Federation will discuss the most pressing issues in youth policy.

Within four days, at discussion platforms experts and youth policy activists, drug control agencies will raise topics of drug abuse prevention and development of the volunteer movement.

The forum will feature a scientific-practical conference with an international TV link-up and the opening of the regional branch of the All-Russian Public Movement "Stopnarkotik". The entertainment program, a flashmob and sightseeing of Ufa will be also provided for the forum participants.

A solemn opening of "Anti-drug Volunteer Youth Forum" will be held on May 28 at 11:00.

The event is organized by the Committee on Youth Policy of Ufa administration with the support of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs and the All-Russian Public Movement "Stopnarkotik".