The meeting of MPGU Rector Alexey V. Lubkov with education attaché of the Kingdom of Spain Embassy José Aurelio Llaneza Villanueva was held at the main building of MPGU on November 8 within the framework of enhanced cooperation with the universities of Ibero-American region.
The Parties discussed the possible forms of cooperation between MPGU and Spain Embassy in Russia and Spain Ministry of Education, as well conducting joint activities dedicated to Spain culture and language. Alexey V. Lubkov shared plans about re-establishing the department of the Spain language at MPGU and establishing the Ibero-American center for promoting the Spain language at University and relations with Spanish-speaking countries development.
Mr. Villanueva noted that Spain is interested in cooperation with Russia, expressed a wish to cooperate with MPGU in searching partner Universities for joint programmes and stressed that the department of education of the Spain Embassy had a particular interest in common projects with the main pedagogical university – MPGU.
Following negotiations the excursion about the main building of the University was held for representatives of the Embassy. Spain Embassy delegation paid tribute to the masterpieces of fine art from MPGU gallery, ancient Lenin audience and the reading room.