Putin: the authorities of Russia will continue to support political and social NGOs

Putin: the authorities of Russia will continue to support political and social NGOs


The Russian President noted that for these purposes this year were focused heavily – almost 6 billion rubles of grant support, of which more than 4 billion – Federal funding.

MOSCOW, 4 Nov. The Russian authorities will continue to support political and social non-profit organizations (NPOs), said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

“We have supported and of course we will continue to support all activities of public organizations, nonprofit organizations, and politically and socially oriented,” — said Putin, speaking at the forum active citizens of a Community.

He noted that for these purposes this year were focused heavily — almost 6 billion rubles of grant support, of which more than 4 billion — Federal funding.

“The basis of activity of public organizations is, of course, the desire to improve our lives, to help people. And in the center of this work is the Public chamber, which is engaged in this work in the current day, but also, of course, the organization similar to today’s events,” Putin said.