Federal Repatriation Programme in the Kaliningrad region: an Assessment of Risks and Opportunities
... Repatriation Programme. The work is based on numerous expert interviews of migration officials.The article analyses written queries to regional ministries on the assessment of local recruiting needs and the opportunities for the arrival and adaptation of compatriots. The authors discuss migration and economic statistics, and propose a forecast for human resources development with and without taking accounting for the migration. The article identifies both the opportunities relating to the implementation ...
Sootechestvenniki (compatriots) in the 19th century: semantic profile based on the data of the National Corpus of the Russian language
... article describes the development of the meaning of this word since its coinage. The word appeared in the 18th century as a merger of the Old Slavic and Old Russian ‘otechestvo’ (fatherland, understood as one’s place of origin) and the French ‘compatriot’. This merger resulted in the formation of two new prototypical meanings: one is civic, collective and elevated, and the other gravitates to ethnicity since it is used to refer to Russians. With the strengthening of state institutions in ...
The state repatriation programme: four years later
... describes its key functions and implementation mechanisms. The author identifies the causes of deceleration in the repatriation process as well as the weak points of the Programme and the ways to improve it. The article offers data on the resettlement of compatriots over the three years of the Programme implementation, its demographic structure, and the regions of resettlement.
1. Federal'naja migracionnaja sluzhba Rossii. [online] Available at: <http://www.fms.gov.ru> (Accessed 5 Oktober 2010)....
Conflict aspects of applying the current citizenship legislation of the Russian Federation
... федерации: федер. закон Рос. федерации от
31 мая 2002 г. № 62-ФЗ. Доступ из справ.-правовой системы
Koss A. V.
citizenship, conflicts, compatriots