Traditionally in the beginning of September Astrakhan hosts the largest international youth forum, Selias. This year is not an exception. Selias-2016 starts its work on 19 September and invites youth from Russia and pre-Caspian countries.
Selias-2016 is a Russian educational platform for supporting talented and creative young people. It is a powerful project which annually gathers young activists, leaders of youth and public organizations, the best youth representatives from the South and other Federal Districts of Russia, pre-Caspian countries and friendly states.
Young economists, artists, designers, journalists, volunteers, politics, singers, scientists, businessmen and teachers will visit the forum. The forum’s program is divided into 5 themes:
Forum organizers have prepared an eventful programme which includes participation of famous federal speakers. A grant contest will be held in the framework of the forum. THe main nomination is Projects on the Prioritized Directions of the State Youth Policy. The winners will be announced on 22 September during the closing ceremony.