From 22 to 27 September 2019, the Russian-German forum of organizers of youth sports exchanges was held in Dortmund.
Representatives of organizations from Russia and Germany working with young people in basketball, handball, football, chess, skiing, athletics, taekwondo-wff, windsurfing, boxing, choreography, roller sports, swimming, mountain tourism took part in the forum. They were 25 participants from the Russian side and 20 participants from the German side.
The Russian delegation included representatives of sports organizations from St. Petersburg, Rostov-on-Don, Smolensk, Tikhoretsk, Taganrog, Magnitogorsk, Lipetskaya, Moscow, Vladikavkaz, Astrakhani, Elista, Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk, Orenburg, Volgograd, Nalchik and Elets.
The Forum is one of the main events of the Program of Russian-German Youth and School Exchanges for 2019.
Organizers from the Russian side: the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation; the Russian Student Sport Union (RSSU), MIREA – Russian Technological University», carrying out functions of Coordination bureau of Russian-Germany youth exchanges.
Organizers from the Germrman side: the German Sports Youth with supppert from German-Russian youth exchange Fund.
The Russian-German Council on youth cooperation was established in accordance with the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany on December, 21, 2004 and Agreement in the field of work with youth between the Russian Student Sports Union and the German Sports Youth on September 14, 2017. Since 2017 more than 50 bilateral projects of youth exchange in the field of mass sports have been implemented.
Based on the website of the Russian student sports Union.