During the stay in Saint Petersburg on 22 November 2019, the delegation of the University of Banja Luka led by Rector Professor Radoslav Gajanin, PhD, visited the State Forestry University SM Kirov.
The University delegation was received by Rector Professor Yuri Ivanovich Belenkiy, PhD, and Head of the Directorate for International Cooperation Svetlana Viktorovna Tereshenko, PhD.
At the meeting they talked about further directions of their cooperation, mutual exchange of professors and students, joint participation in projects, and the return visit of the delegation of the State Forestry to the University of Banja Luka. The possibility of mutual participation in conferences in the field of forestry and the work on projects that would become part of the celebration of the Saint Petersburg Day were particularly emphasized.
The day before, an Agreement on Cooperation was signed between the University of Banja Luka and this higher education institution, as part of the Seventh International Congress "Saint Petersburg and the Slovenian World".
In addition to Rector Gajanin, the University of Banja Luka delegation included the dean of the Faculty of Forestry, Professor Vojislav Dukic, PhD, and Staff and Student Exchange Officer Djordje Kenjalo, MA. The meeting was also attended by Marijana Oparnica, Expert on Regional Cooperation of the Representative Office of the Republic of Srpska in Saint Petersburg.