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The President of Russia Vladimir Putin supported the idea of establishment of international awards to volunteers for their contribution to the solution of global problems, including the fight against the pandemic coronavirus. About it, reports TASS became known during the meeting of the President with members of the all-Russian campaign of mutual support “We are together”.
Putin stressed that this is a great opportunity to support from Russia volunteers in other countries and to build a relationship with them in the humanitarian sphere. He said that the idea necessarily worked out and implemented.
To establish a premium “We are together” proposed by the coordinator of the international program “Volunteers of Peace” Association of volunteer centres Diana dzhalalova. She explained that Russia has made “an incredible contribution to the fight against the pandemic throughout the world,” and it was fitting that the initiative will come from our side.
The President thanked the volunteers, noting that “it will still show to some extent in the good sense of our leadership in this area”.
To present the award for contribution to the solution of global problems proposed in the framework of the annual forum of civic participation “We are together”. In 2020 it is planned to be held in December.
Earlier it was reported that Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the retreat of the epidemic of coronavirus in the country and thanked the volunteers for their contribution to the fight against COVID-19.
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