Concept of Cooperation of CIS Member States in the field of culture

The Council for Cultural Cooperation of CIS Member States initiated and developed the concept of co-operation of the Commonwealth of Independent States in the field of culture and of the concept of development of education in the field of culture and arts in CIS countries approved by the decision of the Heads of Government Council on 19 May 2011.

The main objectives of the Concept of Cooperation of CIS Member States in the field of culture are the creation of favorable conditions for the dissemination of the common humanistic values of the CIS countries, including tolerance, friendship and good neighborliness, culture of peace, inter-ethnic and inter-religious harmony and respect for the culture, language and traditions of other nations.

Decision of the Heads of Government Council from 19 May 2011 approved the main activities of cooperation of the Commonwealth of Independent States in the field of culture until 2015, including 154 national and international actions.

Implementation of the Concept of Education Development in the Field of Culture and Art of the CIS Countries will keep the best of the system of arts education that existed in the USSR, including the three-level professional education in the field of culture and arts (children's art schools - secondary vocational schools - universities).

Concept (PFD) only in Russian 

The Council for Cultural Cooperation of CIS Member States