Medvedev has appointed a new head of Rosmolodezh

Alexander Bugaev

The Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has appointed the head of Rosmolodezh Alexander Bugaev. The corresponding decree was published on the website of the Cabinet on Tuesday, March 21.

“To appoint Alexander V. Bugaev, head of the Federal Agency for youth Affairs”, — the document says.

According to “Kommersant”, until the appointment of Bugaev worked as the head of Department on work with regions of Siberia and the Far East management on internal policy of presidential administration. Prior to that, he was Deputy head of Rosmolodezh.

From October 12, 2016 the Agency was headed by Alexey Palamarchuk. The Prime Minister appointed him acting head of Rosmolodezh after the former head of Department Sergey Pospelov went to work in the state Duma.

The Federal Agency for youth Affairs is responsible for state youth policy, in particular measures to promote healthy lifestyles, moral and Patriotic education. The Agency is administered by the Ministry of education and science.