In Tel Aviv, the EAJC President Dr. Mikhail Mirilashvili and the EAJC Director General Dr. Chaim Ben Yaakov met with the rector of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics Dr. Victor Grishin and the university delegation.
The meeting participants discussed possible areas of cooperation between one of the largest economic universities in Russia and the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress, including, in particular, the prospects of establishing a Jewish student club, which will bring together numerous Jewish students studying at the Plekhanov University. The parties also discussed the possibility for Israeli lecturers and experts to visit the university and speak to a student audience.
“The EAJC stands for the development of science and academic freedoms. We welcome fruitful cooperation between Israeli and Russian scientists and universities, ” said EAJC President Dr. Mikhail Mirilashvili.