Kotyukov recalled the tasks of the Russian science

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate in fotomancer of science and higher education of the Russian Federation Mikhail kotyukov. Archival photoKotyukov recalled the tasks of the Russian science© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate the image Bank

Russian science has a serious task to establish international cooperation and the improvement of educational programs, said the Minister of science and higher education of the Russian Federation Mikhail Kotyukov.

«Today the Russian science are very important tasks that we have on the basis of Russian scientific achievements and to provide international cooperation and improvement of educational programs, and that is very important to provide almost all the most important state tasks of science and technology,» said Kotyukov at the opening of the festival NAUKA 0+.

He noted that in the approved Basic directions of activity of the government of the Russian Federation until 2024 science is a «tool of implementation of almost all the highest public priorities.»

The science festival takes place in Moscow from 12 to 14 October. As reported on the website of the event, the science festival is designed for the widest audience, their goal is clear and accessible language to tell what scientists do, how scientific research improves the quality of life, what prospects it opens for the modern person. The initiator of festivals of science in Russia was the Moscow state University named after M. V. Lomonosov.