Business breakfast “Nuclear technologies for sustainable development in African countries: the role of the Russian / Soviet universities’ Alumni from African countries” on the margins of the Second Summit and Economic Forum “Russia – Africa”
Innovations and technology play a key role in forming modern world and have a great potential in improving the quality of life, social economic growth and sustainable development of the national economy. Interaction with international graduates educated in the field of nuclear and related technologies at the Russian / Soviet universities contributes not only to the popularization of the Russian education, but also to increasing interest and trust in nuclear “clean” technologies as an integral component of reaching sustainable development goals in the area of energy, health care, environmental protection, etc.
The business breakfast is held to exchange opinions and foster partnerships with the African countries via the University — Alumni-Industrial partners interaction in education, energy, medicine, agriculture and other areas to solve social economic issues on the African continent.
In October, experts from 140 countries gathered in Uzbekistan for the session of the General Assembly of the UN World Tourism Organization UNWTO. Russia was represented by teachers from RUDN Institute of Hotel Business and Tourism (IHBiT).
Union Minister for Science and Technology, Dr. Myo Thein Kyaw and Union Minister for Electric Power U Nyan Tun visited RUDN on the delegation of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. The parties discussed the possibility of expanding cooperation in the field of technical areas and talked with students from Myanmar about their academic progress.
In September, a Cuban delegation comprising heads of 13 Cuban universities of the Republic of Cuba arrived in Russia to participate in the V Forum of University Rectors of Russia and Cuba. September 22, the Cuban delegation visited RUDN University.