Center for Open Education the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation
The Center for Open Education in Russian and Russian Language Teaching was opened today by YSPU in the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire
The beginning of the work of the Center for Open Education in the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire was marked by an official celebration: on October 9, the heads of the Methodist University, ETIC University, Felix Houphouët-Boigny University of Abidjan, representatives of the Russian Embassy in Côte d’Ivoire, Russian teachers and African students gave the start implementation of the project, which is an important component of the Russian-African partnership in the educational field.
The Russian Ambassador to the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire and Burkina Faso, Alexey Eduardovich Saltykov, who was present at the ceremony, expressed confidence that the Center will become a conductor of the Russian language and culture, a popularizer of Russian science, and a platform for fruitful humanitarian dialogue between Russia and Côte -d’Ivoire. The Ambassador especially noted that the close relations between the universities of Abidjan and Yaroslavl will allow developing interaction not only in terms of educational dialogue, but also in terms of developing interaction in the field of scientific research.
The President of Methodist University, addressing the audience, highly appreciated the importance of the event. A welcoming video message was sent by the rector of YSPU, member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation M.V. Gruzdev, who emphasized the importance of developing partnerships between universities.
Teachers from the Yaroslavl State Pedagogical University presented the mission of the Center for Open Education in Russian, its scientific, educational, organizational, methodological, educational and information capabilities. The culmination of the opening was the presentation of Russian matrioshka to representatives of 3 universities. This cultural symbol of the unity and diversity of the world turned out to be understandable and close to the African partners, and the musical gift of the Russian teachers set the audience in a lyrical mood.
The Center for Open Education in Russian and Russian Language Teaching in Côte d’Ivoire begins work in an atmosphere of mutual interest, respect and friendship.
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