YBR Programme wins prize for development of youth entrepreneurship in Russia 03.10.2012

YBR Programme wins prize for development of youth entrepreneurship in Russia

On September 27th, 2012, in the Moscow Radisson Royal Hotel the Entrepreneurship Center presented rewards forContribution to Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development. Youth Business Russia Programme of IBLF was rewardedin the Youth Entrepreneurship Development category.

The traditional annual conference of the Entrepreneurship Center, which celebrates this year 10 years of its activityin Russia, was anticipated by a grand ceremony. The idea of creation of entrepreneurial ecosystem in Russia todayand tomorrow was the key issue of presentations and discussions during the conference. Representatives of leadingcompanies, the participants of entrepreneurial relation market in Russia, took part in discussions.

Therefore the presentation of reward to Boris Tkachenko, Head of International Business Leaders Forum Branch,in the Youth Entrepreneurship Development category is of special importance – it means the recognition of effortof the IBLF Russia in development and promotion of entrepreneurship among young people by professionals.

Note: Entrepreneurship Center is involved in entrepreneurship development in Russia. It is the acceleratingorganization, which supports entrepreneurship in Russia and contributes to increase of its importance due tocombination of educational and strategic programs oriented on challenging entrepreneurs. By implementingeducational programs and trainings the Entrepreneurship Center advances economic development, contributes toemployment, and gives opportunities to new companies and expanding businesses to see new perspectives.The Centre has been founded by initiative of the USA-Russia Investment Fund, the largest private fund in Russia.

Since its foundation in 2002 the Centre promotes the idea that entrepreneurship is the basic element of economicwell-being of society, creates positive environment for innovations and creates a platform for education of youngpeople in entrepreneurship basics by introducing programs of entrepreneurship in study plans of Institutions ofHigher Education and by holding tutorial training of lecturers.