The media learned about the discussion of the image of Russia before the presidential elections


Authorities are discussing the topic of the image of Russia before the presidential elections of 2018. All-Russian civil forum (OGF), which will be held in the fall, will focus on “the future of Russia”. The forum will be written “instructions” to the future President, told “Vedomosti” a source in the organizing Committee of the FMG.

The Committee of civil initiatives (THD) Alexei Kudrin will hold five debates on the theme “the way of the future”. The first one will be dedicated to technology and progress. The theme of the future will be one of the presidential campaign, said the General Director VTsIOM Valery Fedorov. He did not explain what aspect will be given more attention — the economy, education, security or something else. Sociologists jointly with the international discussion club “Valdai” will be the index of States ‘ commitment to the future.

The interlocutor of “sheets” in the presidential administration said that the subject work and to the staff of the President. The experts are tasked to learn how, according to the Russians, is the way of the future. A person close to the AP, said that this subject deals with political analyst Gleb Kuznetsov. He also, according to a source publication, will supervise the work of experts in the new Fund “Expert Institute for social research.”

Another interlocutor of “sheets” close to the AP, said that the TV host Valery Fadeyev. Another source said that many experts discuss the future of Russia, among them are “competent and cartoon characters,” the newspaper writes.

Gleb Kuznetsov has not confirmed nor denied that oversees the subject. However, he noted that participate in the discussion. Fadeev refused to tell, whether it is for work with the experts. However, he said that the way of the future is important for presidential campaigns, and offered to recall the decrees issued in may 2012 as a development program, “in which something happened that yet.”

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