Ukrainian Russian youth symposium held in Vienna

On Saturday, 29th of March, 15 Russians and Ukrainians met up to discuss matters of identity, values and neighborhood-relations as well as talk about visions of future for their societies. In world café-style small groups debated 4 questions (see below). In a reflexion round afterwards the need for further and profound possibilities of exchange was… Read More Ukrainian Russian youth symposium held in Vienna

Moscow-Paris-Vienna: Connecting for the World Interfaith Harmony Week

During the World Interfaith Harmony Week 2014, UPF Youth Austria, France and Russia joined in organising an interfaith event at the initiative of UPF Russia. A questionnaire about interfaith harmony was sent to UPF members, ambassadors for peace and friends. In 3 days, we collected over 130 answers. A public video-conference was then held between… Read More Moscow-Paris-Vienna: Connecting for the World Interfaith Harmony Week

10 Days of Community Service and Building International Friendships

By Anastasia Petrovskaya   From the 1st to 10th of August, 2013 the Religious Youth Service project took place in Estonia, Johvi. The project was supported by the Lutheran church of St. Michael. Main purposes of this social project were improving the building and grounds of the Lutheran church, improving and cleaning the memorial cemetery… Read More 10 Days of Community Service and Building International Friendships

ILC Vienna: Goals for Future Cooperation

These points where compiled by five young Russian participants at our last conference: Expansion of the project “Good without boarders” (Russia-Israel) to include European countries. Common webinar/skype-dialogie for the UN Day of the Volunteer on December 5th, 2012. Conducting open lectures with European specialists for Russian students on the international political situation first-hand in order… Read More ILC Vienna: Goals for Future Cooperation

Event by Youth UPF Russia: The problems in inter-ethnic relations

The youth department of UPF Russia organized today a round table on the topic “The problems in inter-ethnic relations” with the students of Moscow Academy of economics and law. Different experts participated in the program as: Kivva Natalya – Vice-principal of the Academy; Glushenko Irina – Dean of the Academy; Frolov Vladimir – an actor, a… Read More Event by Youth UPF Russia: The problems in inter-ethnic relations