InterYes - International Youth Forum

International Youth Forum on Public Diplomacy "InterYes 2.0"

A Forum and a workshop for youth leaders:
April 11-15, 2022 | Online


The Forum is aimed at uniting the leaders of youth non-profit organizations from Russia and 9 foreign countries, engaged in public diplomacy in their territories, into an initiative community aimed at expanding dialogue with each other.

The Forum will become a common space for discussing of the public diplomacy development issues in the world, finding solutions and establishing cooperation among youth leaders from 11 countries (India, China, Ghana, Kazakhstan, South Africa, Brazil, Indonesia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Russia).

Forum language: English

The Forum is organized by the Russia-BRICS Project Office for International Youth Cooperation together with the Creative Technologies Foundation "Ulyanovsk – Capital of Culture" under the support of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs "Rosmolodezh".


We invite 45 young people (18-35 years old) from the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) who:

  • have experience of participation and/or organizing international youth projects;
  • want to develop their competences in public diplomacy and create joint international projects to implement them after the Forum;
  • have a good level of spoken English;
  • have strong personal motivation to attend the forum, be engaged in the educational process and an interest in development of cooperation with youth organizations from 10 countries;
  • are ready to work on dissemination of the knowledge acquired during the forum;
  • are ready to participate in all events as outlined by the agenda of the forum;
  • are ready to write an article based on results of the forum on websites and youth portals of delegating and partner organizations, distribute information through social media.




During the First day of the Forum the participants will attend the Plenary session "Youth policy in the implementation of public diplomacy: new challenges and horizons of cooperation", the Expert session "Grant support for youth initiatives" and the Case session "Power of Interaction". On April 12-15 the Youth Projects Workshop will take place where the young people will have the opportunity to develop joint projects in international teams and present them to the experts for a feedback.




There is no any fee!


All interested applicants should fill in an online application till 11pm February 28, 2021 (Moscow time)