Contest for Best Forum Anthem Announced

The Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF) is planning to present an anthem that will unite the youth digital community together. The contest starts today and will run until March 30. You may submit either or both lyrics or a finished composition which is to be recorded in audio or video format.


The Youth RIGF forum already has the first «thousand» participants registered

The number of participants in the First Youth Internet Governance Forum has reached 1,000. Most of those registered are Russian university students from many regions of the country. The Youth RIGF will represent a variety of Russian cities: from Moscow, the host city of the Forum, to Vladivostok.


2021 - year of science and technology: are there any opportunities for young IT professionals in Russia?

There are many competitions and university projects for novice IT specialists and young professionals in Russia.


Russian youth are concerned about anonymity on the Internet and uncontrolled collection of data by global digital platforms

On the eve of the first Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF) Plekhanov Russian University of Economics in collaboration with the Center for International Promotion conducted an online survey among Russian students on Internet anonymity, digitalization and content within the virtual reality.


How will the Youth RIGF 2021 be organised?

Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF 2021) will bring together young people from 18 to 30 years old who are interested in IT.


What is the Internet Governance Forum and where does it originate from?

Internet governance has long been a concern of the entire world community, from states and large transnational corporations to ordinary users of the Internet.


Interview with the Director of the Center for Global IT-Cooperation

Center for Global IT Cooperation is the main organiser of the first Youth Internet Governance Forum (Youth RIGF). Director of the Centre Vadim Glushchenko told us about the process of preparation for the Forum.


Registration for the Special Course for youth at RIGF-2021 continues

For the first time, within the framework of the 11th Russian Internet Governance Forum (RIGF-2021), a special course will be held for young people under 35 years old who are interested in the development and use of the Internet and digital technologies.