The 5th Anniversary Forum of the Young Diplomats from the OIC Countries successfully started its work today, on 28 July 2021, in Kazan, the Republic of Tatarstan (RF). The event organized by the Ministry of Youth Affairs of Tatarstan in partnership with the Academy of Youth Diplomacy and Eurasian Regional Center of ICYF (ICYF-ERC) was launched with Opening Ceremony attended by high-level guests and young diplomats.
Mr. Elmaddin Mehdiyev, Director General of ICYF-ERC addressed the Opening Ceremony of the Forum along with:
– Mr. Evgeniy Primakov, Head of Russian Federal Agency for the CIS Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation
– Mr. Grigoriy Karasin, Chairman of the Russian Federation Council Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Federal Assembly
– Mr. Damir Fattakhov, Minister of Youth Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan (RF)
– Mr. Ramazan Abdulatipov, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the OIC
– Mr. Konstantin Kolpakov, Chairman of the Council of Young Diplomats of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
– Ms. Dilbar Sadykova, Chairwoman of the Youth Diplomacy Academy
The Forum will continue its work throughout two days and will discuss important issues pertaining the international relations and cooperation.