"Our priority is to make vocational occupations more significant and prestigious," said Rustam Minnikhanov at the WorldSkills International Board of Directors meeting Official events 13.07.2018, 12:28 It is both a great honour and a big responsibility to host WorldSkills Competition in Kazan. This was announced today by President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov at the meeting with members of the WorldSkills International Board of Directors led by President of WorldSkills, Simon Bartley.
Directorate for Sports and Social Projects and the Federal Customs Service of Russia collaborate in the lead-up to WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Official events 11.07.2018, 14:10 Russia will secure favorable conditions for import or export of goods for WorldSkills Competitors. The Federal Customs Service of Russia and Directorate for Sports and Social Projects are working together to provide these conditions as they have entered into a cooperation agreement.
"Kazan has all conditions to host WorldSkills Competition", Simon Bartley said Official events 11.07.2018, 13:11 The preparation of the WorldSkills Competition that will take place in August 2019 in Kazan was discussed at the city media centre today in Kazan. President of WorldSkills, Simon Bartley, First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Tatarstan Andrey Pominov, Deputy Director General of the Directorate for Sports and Social Project, Emil Gubaidullin, and WorldSkills Champions Trust member Anna Prokopenya participated in the meeting.
WorldSkills flag makes it to Brazil Relay 09.07.2018, 15:45 The WorldSkills is welcomed in Brazil. The WorldSkills Flag Relay ceremony took place on 8 July in São Paulo, where the WorldSkills Competition had been held in 2015. Logo patch from this competition (here, in São Paulo, three years ago Kazan was recognised as a host city of the next Competition) was added to the flag. The ceremony was held as a part of the Skills Olympics organized by WorldSkills Brazil.