The Cabinet approved the agreement on cultural cooperation with Brazil


RIA Novosti

The Russian government has approved a draft agreement with Brazil on the establishment and activities of cultural centres. On Friday, July 28, reported on the website of the Russian Cabinet.

“The signing of the agreement will promote the development of cultural, humanitarian, informational and educational cooperation between Russia and Brazil”, — the document says.

“The Russian foreign Ministry instructed to hold negotiations with the Brazilian side and on reaching the arrangement to sign the agreement on behalf of the government”, — is specified in the order.

The full text of the relevant order Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev from July 25, available at the link.

Among the measures that will be taken after the conclusion of the agreement, indicating the opening of the Russian centre of science and culture in Sao Paulo, Brazilian cultural center in Moscow, exhibitions, screenings, performances, presentations, lectures and seminars in both countries, organization of language courses.