Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Donetsk National University held a teleconference between students of Italy, Greece, France, Finland and DPR

06 April 2018
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Today, on April 6, 2018, in Donetsk, an international online conference was held on the topic: "Practical aspects of the settlement of the military conflict in Donbass by means of youth diplomacy."

The organizers of the event is the DPR Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the assistance of the DPR Ministry of Education and Science on the basis of the Donetsk National University.

The event was attended by:

1. Acting Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Donetsk People’s Republic Natalia Sergeevna Mikhailova.

2. Deputy Chairman of the Committee of the National Council on foreign policy, international relations and information technology  Alla Ivanovna Obolenskaya.

3. Head of Department of international relations and foreign policy of the historical faculty of Donetsk National University, candidate of historical sciences, associate professor Ruslan Nikolaevich Morozov.

4. Vice-rector for scientific work and international relations, Candidate of Philosophy, Associate Professor Anatoly Konstantinovich Popravko.

The event was attended by students from the Donetsk National University and the Donbass Law Academy. From European countries to the online conference joined the Cultural Institute named after F.M. Dostoevsky (Greece), University of Turin (Italy), as well as higher educational institutions of France and Finland.

Representatives of scientists of France and Italy also spoke with the students of Donbass, in particular the head of the French public organization "Ouest-Est" Nicola Mirkovic, the head of the Institute named after F.M. Dostoevsky, the founder of the "Anti-Fascist Movement in Greece" Andreas Zafeiris, representative of the University of Turin Andrea Montalbano, as well as a member of the Representative Center of the Donetsk People’s Republic in Finland Jarmo Ekman.

Representatives of Donbass and European universities discussed the importance of establishing and developing communication between young people from different countries, exchanged their views on modern processes taking place in global space. Also, participants of the conference from the Donetsk People’s Republic briefly presented their ideas and projects on the development of cooperation in the area of ​​joint events among the youth of Donbass and Europe.

At the end of the event the most active participants of the conference were awarded diplomas of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Donetsk People’s Republic.