Volgograd State University presented his book in Chennai
Professor at the Institute of Economy and Finance (Volgograd State University) Uther Charlton-Stevens, DPhil, performed as a key speaker at the 11th Anglo-Indian Reunion 2019 held in Chennai – the Indian twin-city of Volgograd.
Volgograd districts invite you to the Shrovetide festival
The most intense celebrations will take place at the territory adjacent to the “Russia is My History” interactive museum on the 10th of March. However, this Sunday, playgrounds with versatile competitions, physical and spiritual activities and delicious snacks will be organized in every district of Volgograd. Working hours are from 12.00 to 17.00 (5 pm).
The International Forum of People’s Diplomacy has celebrated its anniversary in Volgograd
On October 31 – November 01, the 5th International Forum of People’s Diplomacy “Dialogue on the Volga: Peace and Mutual Understanding in the 21st Century” was held in Volgograd. Russia, the Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, USA, Slovenia, Côte d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Great Britain, Japan, Serbia, Malta, China, Nigeria – the delegates from these and other countries took part in the discussions, conferences and round tables organized within the frame of the event.
Volgograd welcomed the Assembly of the International Association of Peace Messenger Cities
In 2018, Volgograd became the platform for the 29th General Assembly of the International Association of Peace Messenger Cities (IAPMC), which brought together 16 cities from 14 countries.
Volgograd youths answered the questions about our twin and partner-cities
Coventry (Great Britain), Liege (Belgium), Hiroshima (Japan) – what do they all have in common? The correct answer is that they are all Volgograd’s twin-cities and have the streets of our city named after them. On October 14, Volgograd Regional Library for Young People hosted a “What? Where? When?” (quiz-like team game) tournament dedicated to the international twinning movement.
Volgograd residents took part in a marathon of Cologne
Once again the West-German twin-city of Volgograd has hosted the RheinEnergieMarathon on October 17th, 2018.
German bard presented in Volgograd his project “Music, Not War”
On October 4, 2018, a German performer Tino Eisbrenner, known at home as a popularizer of Russian musical culture and an ardent opponent of the policy of alienation between Germany and Russia, performed at Volgograd Conservatory named after Serebryakov.
Volgograd and Cologne exchanged delegations of civil activists
From 18th to 24th September 2018, the delegation of the Friendship Society “Cologne-Volgograd” stayed in our city. Among the guests were representatives of various professions and activities, and they all came to get acquainted with the culture of Russia, with Volgograd and its historical past, to visit the families of its inhabitants and strengthen relations between the sister-cities.
Volgograd residents took a peek into the “Japanese Cupboard”
On September 23, 2018 the State-Funded Cultural Institution “Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library named after M. Gorky” became the platform for the 6th school alternative festival of the Japanese language and culture, abbreviatedly titled “Japanese Cupboard”.
Joint project of Volgograd and Chemnitz received an award from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
On September 14, Berlin hosted the closing ceremony of the Russian-German Year of Regional-Municipal Partnerships 2017/2018, which was held under the auspices of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Russia and Germany.