Mars is a partner of the Innosocium National Social Projects Contest which is held by the Innosocium Foundation, a Roscongress Foundations social platform, and the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation. The company supports the Womens Leadership nomination. Director for Human Resources of one of Mars Inc departments Royal Canin Darya Maslovskaya explained why this topic is of such importance in their corporate culture and how to increase the number of women leaders.
Development Director of the Internet Initiatives Development Fund (IIDF) and Roscongress blog author Evgeny Borisov discusses necessary conditions for the creation of successful businesses and how regional approaches to entrepreneurship need to change to foster those conditions.
The agreements reached at the RussiaAfrica Summit and Economic Forum continue to develop in practical ways at the regional level. In December, a delegation from the Moscow Government and the Russian capitals business community visited Morocco, one of Russias main trade and economic partners in Africa. CEO of the ANO Center for the Development of Business Competencies Oleg Gurov took part in the trip and talks about its results.
The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic will present a draft development strategy for the Arctic zone to 2035 by 1 December 2019. Expert at the Project Office for the Development of the Arctic (PORA), member of the Association of Polar Explorers, and Roscongress Foundation blog author Andrei Ivanov looks at why the government is prioritizing the region, and what needs to be done to ensure that the Arctic realizes its potential.