Project Code: STATE-OTH-193

Promote Events and Activities in the Russian Far East

Project Title Promote Events and Activities in the Russian Far East
Project Summary Scan, monitor and search for events (Arts, Sports, Entertainment and Tours) in Vladivostok, Russia of potential interest to Consulate American staff.
Country Russia
Country/Region of Focus Russia
Agency Department of State
DoS Office Other
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

Monitor popular Vladivostok websites such as https://www.vl.ru/afisha/vladivostok/events/all; https://vladivostok-city.com/events; http://vlc.ru/, and social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) on a daily basis. Send short summaries of events to the Consulate including the following information: event title, event description (max ~75 words), date, location, cost (if any), point of contact (if none listed - any contact information or at least the organizing body).

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Data analysis
Research
Social media management
Additional Information

The benefits of this project are twofold. It will help American officers and their families to become more aware of the range of social and entertainment activities in the city, and will additionally help those officers to participate more fully in community life in a way that helps raise the visibility and reputation of the United Sates Consulate in Vladivostok.