Modern Practices

Creation of community networks in Russia is a new and unique experience, challenging in many ways. Nevertheless, some positive steps are being taken in this direction. Some regional providers deliver local information services similar to those of community networks. This page contains the information portraying some of the successful attempts. This is certainly not a complete listing - if you know of additional resources, please let us know.

Interaction with the Local Government

  • Official Site of Astrakhan Region: Hot Line *

    Every citizen of Astrakhan region can send an e-mail message to the local government directly from this page.

  • Welcome to Orenburg Region: Local Administration *

    This page provides the opportunity to send e-mail messages to local administration.

  • Internet and Non-profit Organizations

  • Kaluga: Internet for Non-profit Organizations *

    "Strategy" Foundation supports a number of projects aiming to create an information infrustrucure for the exchange of the information concerning the regional non-profit organizations, such as "Internet for Non-profit Organizations" and "Web-pages for Non-profit Organizations"

  • Community Needs

  • Local Orenburg Newspapers Online *

    Several local newspapers are available online.

  • Pereslavl - Zallesky: Phone List *

    The telephone book of Pereyaslavl on the server of Reserach Center of Medical Informatics

  • Smolensk: Local Buses Timetable *

    Trains timetable is also available.

  • Tambov: Train timetable *

  • The Bryansk Time *

  • The Provincial News: Bryansk *

    "The Provincial" a joint online publication of the newspaper "Bryanskaya Nedelya" ("The Bryansk Week") and the Bryansk Regional Administration which presents the latest news of life in the region.

  • Religion and Community

    Vladimir: Calvary Chapel HomePage *

    Home page of a local church with services schedule, contact information and so on.

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