PRO is starting a new social project for children left without parents

© Photo : PRO/ Vadim Savickiene of the Russian geographical society, defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, archive photoPRO is starting a new social project for children left without parents© Photo : PRO/ Vadim Savitsky

The Russian geographical society (RGS) is starting a new social project «Geography for children» for children left without parents, told reporters on Tuesday the first Vice-President of the Russian geographical society Nikolai Kasimov.

«We are starting a new social project, a new social campaign called «Geography for children». This is a special program for children left without parental care, in which children’s homes will be days PRO. To participate in our regional offices, youth clubs. And we attract well-known lecturers, photographers, travelers who will spend the master-classes,» said Kasimov.

According to the company, the purpose of the action in promoting geography, the preservation of historical and cultural heritage, to involve children in conservation and research activities. The start of the project scheduled for October of this year. It is expected that this year the event will take place in ten institutions.