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 for Contribution to Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development. Youth Business Russia Programme of IBLF was rewarded in the Youth Entrepreneurship Development category.
The traditional annual conference of the Entrepreneurship Center, which celebrates this year 10 years of its activity in Russia, was anticipated by a grand ceremony. The idea of creation of entrepreneurial ecosystem in Russia today and tomorrow was the key issue of presentations and discussions during the conference. Representatives of leading companies, 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 effort of 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 accelerating organization, which supports entrepreneurship in Russia and contributes to increase of its importance due to combination of educational and strategic programs oriented on challenging entrepreneurs. By implementing educational programs and trainings the Entrepreneurship Center advances economic development, contributes to employment, 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 economic well-being of society, creates positive environment for innovations and creates a platform for education of young people in entrepreneurship basics by introducing programs of entrepreneurship in study plans of Institutions of Higher Education and by holding tutorial training of lecturers.