Volunteers from the Siberian Region of Russia are actively joining the 2018 FIFA World Cup volunteer program.
First results of the collaboration of Ural Federal University, Alexei Smertin’s Altai Krai Fund “Young talents” and the Government of Altai Krai can be seen.
Aleksander Antimonov, who is the director of Volunteer center of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which is founded on the basis of Ural Federal University, visited the International youth forum of management “Altai. The points of growth. 2016” on 7-8 June.
Aleksander presented the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia volunteer program for all participants and gave some master classes on the development and implementations of volunteer programs for mega events for the members of the “Sport volunteering” zone.
During the “football lesson, the future candidates in volunteers learned the history of the FIFA World Cups and its talismans, also they found out the main features of the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and the information service of the tournament - welcome2018.com.
The main focus of the Aleksander’s presentation was made on the formation of the main football movement in Russia which is the volunteer program of the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup.
“Students were listening to the presentation with interest, trying to catch all the details of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia volunteer program. Especially, everyone was interested in requirements to the volunteers of the FIFA World Cup”. - Aleksander Antimonov, who is the director of Volunteer center of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, shared – “It is crucial to tell candidates in volunteers all the criteria for selection to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and the sooner they find out about them, the more opportunities they will have to get prepared to the interviews”.
At the end of the presentation more than 1 500 people from more than 20 countries have become closer to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
VIII International youth forum of management “Altai. Points of Growth. 2016” takes place 5-11 June 2016 in the resort city Belokurikha of Altai Region in tourist-recreational complex “Sibirskoe podvorie” (Siberian Compound).
Volunteer center of Ural Federal University got an official status of the volunteer center of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia in October 2015 and took over the responsibility for the recruitment and preparation of 2000 volunteers in the program “Volunteers of the Organizing Committee” of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.