The implementation of the ‘School Museum – a Meeting Place and a Platform for Twin City Cooperation’ project is completed in February 2021. The major output of the project was the preparation of video materials about the museum, video city tours, as well as educational lectures developed by public diplomacy and international communication experts.
08 February 2022
We are announcing a Competition for Women Entrepreneurs within the framework of the ‘Soft Power - Support of Female Entrepreneurship’ project. Girls from 18 years old who carry out entrepreneurial activities in the territory of the Republic of Karelia are invited to participate. In each nomination, the jury will select 3 winners, so the chances of winning are very high!
The results of the competition were reviewed today, and we are happy to announce the winners!
Winners of the ‘Creation of Advertising Video Content’ category:
- Natalya Mikhailovna Sokolova (LLC ‘ZUM’);
- Marina Gennadievna Sokolova (LLC ‘SUNRISE Tourist Salon’);
- Fedotova Oksana Aleksandrovna (IE);
Association ‘Karelian Resource Center of NGOs’ (KRC) and the Karelian Regional Public Foundation for the Support of Charitable, Social, Cultural and Educational Initiatives ‘Petrozavodsk’ took part in the all-Russian campaign ‘Give Books with Love’.
An international webinar ‘Woman is a Leader. The Female Face of Civil Society and Business’ under the project ‘PROZVET – Promoting Sustainable Development in Transbaikalia and Karelia through Expanding the Role and Participation of Local Public Organizations and Women in Multilateral Territorial Alliances’ was held on June 18.
On July 6-7 the Karelian Resource Center of Public Organizations (KRC) hosted a two-day conference in Belomorsk. ‘The National Dimension during the Great Patriotic War’ Conference was organized as part of the ‘National Battalion of the Karelian Front’ project and was held at District Central Library.
The ‘Industrial Karelia: Past and Present’ project was launched on August 1. The project is supported by the Presidential Grants Fund. The aim of the project is to preserve the mining and industrial heritage and historical memory of the Republic of Karelia in order to nurture a sense of patriotism among the inhabitants of the region and to boost territorial development.
A round table ‘Different Children - Equal Rights!’ was held in the Sortavala District Intersettlement Library on June 11. The round table was attended by the representatives of the Ministry of National and Regional Policy of the Republic of Karelia, the Centers for Interethnic Cooperation in the Ladoga Region, as well as by chairmen of national and cultural autonomies.
The PROZVET project team announces the Grant Competition for NGOs launch from September 1, 2021.
The main goal of the competition is to identify and provide financial support to the best projects submitted by non-profit organizations aimed at developing women's entrepreneurship as well as unlocking the potential of tourism in the target districts.
An organizational meeting devoted to the educational part of the project ‘PROZVET – Promoting sustainable development in Transbaikalia and Karelia through expanding the role and participation of local public organizations and women in multilateral territorial alliances’ was held on 14 September 2021 in Medvezhyegorsk.