Employees of the Institute for Humanitarian Education and Testing took part in the project implementation and acted as the jury of the full-time stage of the International Competition of Pedagogical Projects to Promote the Russian Language, Russian Culture and Education in Russia in the CIS Member States, organized with the support of the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, compatriots living abroad, and on international humanitarian cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo). The competition received the works of more than 120 teachers from Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine. As a result of careful selection, the best projects were allowed to the finals.

Summing up the results of the competition, the Director of the Institute for Humanitarian Education and Testing, Doctor of Philology T.S. Kruglova noted high professionalism of teachers, their self-sacrifice in their work and openness to everything new. Participants of the event emphasized its importance as a platform for the exchange of experience, expressed hope that the competition will become a tradition.

The best pedagogical projects constituted a separate section of the third issue of the collection “Russia in the World: Problems and Prospects of International Cooperation Development in the Humanitarian and Social Spheres”.