Institutions and Educational and Cultural Tools of Migration Policy in Modern Russia

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Problem of migration and mechanisms of foreign citizens’ adaptation and integration associated with it, are in focus of public and scientific thought. Need for further institutionalization and innovative modernization of Russian migration policy is widely discussed in the framework of modern debates. Over the past few years, adaptation and integration of foreign citizens in Russian Federation has drawn public attention, as a result of rapid increase in number of foreign citizens and stateless persons permanently or temporarily residing in Russian Federation. The Concept of State Migration Policy of the Russian Federation for the Period until 2025, focuses on national security and reduction of the sociocultural, economic and political risks associated with influx of migrants. To this end, there is a quest for migration policy instruments adequate to the situation in labor market. Article analyzes already tested educational and cultural tools, defines role of resource support for participation of ethnic communities, national and cultural autonomy, educational and religious organizations, cultural and sports institutions, working on social and cultural adaptation and integration of foreign citizens.

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Angela V. Dolzhikova

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)

Author for correspondence.

PhD in Chemical Sciences, Vice-Rector

6 Miklukho-Maklaya St, Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation

Marina N. Moseykina

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)


Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of the Department of Russian History

6 Miklukho-Maklaya St, Moscow, 117198, Russian Federation


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