ProEU - To be European in Russia: pro and contra (2015-2017)
The ProEU project objectives will be achieved through the following activities:
■ Development of methodology and tools for cross-culture survey “To be European in Russia: pro and contra”
■ Conducting of analysis of cross-culture survey results followed by preparation of the first version of the vision paper “To be European in Russia: pro and contra”.
■ Organization in Voronezh of the International Forum “To be European in Russia: pro and contra” for discussions and preparation of expert recommendations that will result in finalization of the vision paper.
■ Project research results will also contribute to development of teaching materials and implementation of training courses for teachers, young professionals in public administration on “Joint programmes: from mobility to employability” and “Approximation of the EU Law in Russia”.
■ Creation, maintenance and wide promotion of online information resource on EU subjects.
The project is aimed at promoting discussion and reflection on EU issues via the cross-cultural analysis focused on identification of obstacles and benefits in being European in Russia. Project activities envisage fostering dialogue between the academic world, policy-makers and business community thus contributing to development of mutual understanding between the EU and Russian societies and helping to eliminate contradictions in perception “to be a European”.