24 June 2016, Friday, 14:27

Bashkiria can become world youth initiatives territory - expert


UFA, 24 June 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. Bashkortostan may become a territory of youth initiatives, political scientist, member of the Public Chamber RB Dmitry Kazantsev believes. He will act as a moderator of the section "Public Diplomacy as Soft Power" at the Youth Forum of the SCO and BRICS countries in Ufa. The event will take place at the Congress Hall on Saturday, June 25.

According to Dmitry Kazantsev, including issues scheduled to discuss are joint measures for removal or easing economic sanctions against our country.

He also noted that in the majority of states at ruling parties their youth branches play significant role, which usually involved in forums event as part of representatives of official international delegations. This means that a number of important initiatives and intentions of the youth community may be reflected in the signed treaties and agreements.

Dmitry Kazantsev considers socio-educational activities as a significant part of the forum.

"We can achieve extension of intercultural relations and joint development directions of the SCO and BRICS partner countries", the political scientist said.

Recall that the "Student Spring SCO and BRICS" Festival will be held in Ufa from June 24 to 28. Today at 18.00 in the Small Hall of the "Bashkortostan" Concert Hall a press conference with the organizers of the event will be held. The opening ceremony of "Student Spring" will begin at 19 o'clock.