Goethe-Institut in Russia: strengthening mutual trust

Goethe-Institut in Russia: strengthening mutual trust Providing people in different countries with direct access to German language and German culture is the main goal of the Goethe-Institut – one of the most effective non-governmental organizations in Germany. Named after the German literary genius, philosopher, and naturalist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, the organization currently operated in almost…

Hopes and eye-openers from the new Nostradamus

Hopes and eye-openers from the new Nostradamus He has already been dubbed a “political Nostradamus,” and for good reason! Valery Solovey predicted Donald Trump’s victory, a number of major political crises in Europe, and serious shifts in Russian leadership. Professor, department head at MGIMO, and one of Russia’s most famous political scientists Valery Solovey answered…

The three pillars of anti-corruption

The three pillars of anti-corruption Corruption interferes with the country’s development as a whole and is bad for business. Serious investors won’t come to a country that ranks low on international anti-corruption indices. Anatoly VYBORNY, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma’s security and anti-corruption committee, talked to Capital Ideas about why not all indices are…