Tatyana Firsova. The new head of the German coordinating unit of the Petersburg dialogue "Ronald Pofalla preferred to revive the annual two-way main event of the" Petersburg dialogue ".
"After the transfer" Petersburg dialogue "last fall, I advocate that as soon as possible to appoint with Russian partners a new meeting for dialogue," Pofalla said After his election on Tuesday, his press service quoted the organization.
at the end of last year amid differences of the Russian Federation and the Federal Republic of Germany in Ukraine annual meeting of the forum and megascooter, which is traditionally held parallel to the forum, it was decided to postpone indefinitely.
"Petersburg dialogue" forum of civil societies of Russia and Germany, which was established in 2001 on the initiative of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Federal Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schroeder. It is designed to increase mutual understanding between Germany and Russia, further development of bilateral cooperation in all spheres of society, to provide additional incentives ties between countries. The main annual event of the forum is the conference, which was held at the same time with the intergovernmental consultations.