January 21st Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CPMI Natalya Persod and the Chairman of Expert Council on Education CPMI Sergey Arutyunov took part in XXIII International Christmas Educational Readings “Prince Vladimir. Civilizational choice of Russia”, which was arranged in Moscow under the honorary chairmanship of the Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill.

The main theme of Christmas Readings was the development education, spiritual and moral education of the younger generation.

In the plenary session, whichwas held in the State Kremlin Palace, was attended by Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, Culture Minister Vladimir Medina, presidential envoy to the Central Federal District Alexander Beglov, First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Natalia Tretyak, President of the Russian Academy of Education Ludmila Verbitskaya, clergy, Cossacks, education.