Vladimir Mau Awarded the President of Greece a Certificate of RANEPA Doctor Honoris Causa

14 January2016
Vladimir Mau Awarded the President of Greece a Certificate of RANEPA Doctor Honoris Causa

On January 14, on the second day of the Gaidar Forum – 2016, RANEPA rector Vladimir Mau awarded Prokopis Pavlopoulos, President of the Hellenic Republic, a certificate of RANEPA Doctor Honoris Causa.

The ceremony took place at the Panel Discussion the Role of Parliamentarism in the Economy, which was moderated by Sergey Naryshkin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Russian Federation.

Greek leader came to Russia to meet President Vladimir Putin.

According to Vladimir Mau, the decision on honoring him a degree had been made several months before, when Prokopis Pavlopoulos was not president yet. “It would be a great tradition if all RANEPA Doctors Honoris Causa achieved such success” – RANEPA rector noted. “I will do my best to justify this honor” – President Pavlopoulos said.

The organizers of the Forum are the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), the Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy and Yegor Gaidar Foundation.

General partner of the Forum is Gazprombank (Joint-Stock Company). Financial partner is Otkritie Bank. Strategic partners are Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, ACIG Group of Companies. Official partners are Microsoft, RVC; Partner is Cotton Way.

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