National Press Institute (NPI)
formerly known as the Russian American Press Information Center


Visiting Address:
ul. Prechistenka, 10
Rooms 3, 13, 14, 15, 15a
Mailing Address:
Novyi Arbat street, 2
P. O. Box 229
121019 Moscow
Tel: (095) 202-9324, 202-5351, 202-2314, 202-4187
Tel/Fax: (095) 202-2307
Contact: Vladimir Svetozarov, Executive Director
NPI, formerly known as the Russian-American Press and Informational Center, was established in 1992 as a joint project of New York University's Center on War, Peace, and the News Media and the Russian Academy of Sciences' Institute for the Study of Canada and the USA. In 1997, the organization changed its name and expanded its activities. Today, in addition to the main Moscow office, NPI has bureaus in St. Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, and Rostov-on-Don.

The institute's projects and programs include:

Last updated:    February 1999

A print version of much of the information contained in this NIS Third Sector Organizations section can be found in the The Post-Soviet Handbook (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1999).

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