Chinese Communist Party leaders visit RANEPA
From July 9 to 22, a delegation from the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China visited the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA). The guests were received by RANEPA Institute of Business Studies (IBS).
The program for the Chinese politicians included a seminar, The history of the Second World War - research and propaganda in Russia. Representatives of the Academy explained to the Chinese colleagues the system of legal protection of the Great Patriotic War historical memory. They also discussed the historiography of the Soviet-Japanese and Japanese-Chinese wars in the Far East and looked at problems in WWII study and the specifics of Russian researchers’ assessment of individual events.
The Chinese guests attended a presentation of the main guidelines and action plan of the Patriotic Education of Citizens of the Russian Federation state program for 2016-2020 (developed jointly with the Russian Center for the Civil and Patriotic Education of Children and Youth). The presentation especially focused on the measures to preserve the heritage of the Great Patriotic War and issues and specifics of financing certain parts of the program.