On September 28the representatives of higher and secondary educational institutions, education authorities, scientists and cultural figures, lecturers and students from Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Kyrgystan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Latvia, 7 constituent entities of the Russian Federation had a meeting at National Academy of Science of the Azerbaijan Republic. The programme of international congress “Dialogue of languages and cultures in Eurasian educational space”. The programme was prepared by MSPU with support of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation within the framework of federal special-purpose programme“The Russian language ”for 2016-2020 years. The main partner of the event was the public organizations “The Russian community”of Azerbaijan in cooperation with the Association of Russian-speaking institutions lecturers of Azerbaijan.
The purpose of the project: is to increase the role of the Russian language as a language of international communication, to develop the concept of Russian-speaking and education in Russian not as alternative, but as complementing and enriching the education system in national languages; the identification of the role of the languages and cultures in education in a multicultural society.