Session: Friendly City

On May 27, the discussion session Friendly City will be held at 14.00–15.45 within the 5th Annual International Symposium “Education and City: The Third Mission of the University”.

Moderator: Irina Vorobyova, Leading Research Fellow of the Laboratory of Child Development at the MCU’s Research Institute of Urban Studies and Global Education.


  • Irina Vorobyova: City Friendly to Children and Their Parents (Russia);
  • Tatiana Sobolevskaya, Irina Ryabova: Physical Education and Health-Promoting Activities in Moscow’s School: A Perspective of Parents and Students (Russia);
  • Nadezhda Borozdina: Perspectives and Opportunities of Cooperation between the University and the City (Russia);
  • Irina Murzina: A City You Have Discovered: Development of a City Identity (the case of the Urals) (Russia).

Please note that two events will be broadcast simultaneously on different channels. The link to connect is available in the Symposium’s programme.

The session will be held in a mixed format. You can join the event in-person at Room 28, 8 Sadovaya-Samotechnaya, Moscow, Russia.

You can find all the information about the Symposium on the website.