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2015 Russia Global Money Week | 08-03-2015
 
 
From 9 to 17 March the first Russia Financial Literacy Week took place within the framework of the Financial Literacy project by the Ministry of Finance of Russian Federation and World Bank. Russian school and university students in 11 regions of Russia were able to participate in more than 150 educational activities around the country and took part in financial literacy games and competitions.
 
 
From 9 to 17 March the first Russia Financial Literacy Week took place within the framework of the Financial Literacy project by the Ministry of Finance of Russian Federation and World Bank. Russian school and university students in 11 regions of Russia were be able to participate in more than 150 educational activities around the country and take part in financial literacy games and competitions. Partners of the Week include regional Ministries of Finance, financial institutions, universities, schools, civil society organizations, insurance companies etc.


Participants:
  • Ministry of Finance of Russian Federation
  • Central Bank of Russian Federation
  • National Competitiveness Institute
  • Moscow Stock Exchange
  • Sberbank
  • Home Credit Bank Russia
  • Insurance company ‘Ingosstrakh’
  • Yandex.Money
  • Financial University under the Government of Russian Federation.


Regions that take part in Global Money Week celebrations in Russia are Moscow, Altay, Arkhangelsk, Volgograd, Kaliningrad, Tomsk, Ul’yanovsk, Stavropol, Republic of Tatarstan, Saratov and Krasnodar regions.


The national essay competition on financial literacy for school children will take place during the Week. Other events include seminars on online transactions by Yandex.Money, visits to the Museum of the Central Bank of Russian Federation, financial education games for school children and students, visits to the museum of Sberbank, master-classes for children by Home Credit Bank, series of webinars by the professors of leading Russian universities on various finance-related topics, visits to the exhibition about the history of insurance sector in Russia organized by ‘Ingosstrakh’ and many more activities in different regions of the country.

Being a Partner of the Global Money Week Center for Economic and Financial Research has developed the financial education game for school children and students "My Plan".

The official closing ceremony of Global Money week in Russia will take place at the Financial University under the Government of Russian Federation on March 17th.


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