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Department for Integration Projects Development is a structural subdivision of the headquarters of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation that ensures activities of the Ministry for the elaboration of the government policy of the Russian Federation in the field of foreign economic activity in relations with the CIS member states: the Azerbaijan Republic, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine, under the framework of the Commonwealth of Independent States and the Common States and their authorities, as well as with Georgia, Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
The Department participates in the implementation of integration projects under the framework of trade, economic and humanitarian cooperation with the CIS member states in multipartite and bipartite formats within its competence. Monitors and analyses economic and trade policies in the CIS member states, Georgia, the Republic of Abkhazia and the Republic of South Ossetia, and prepares proposals for assessing their impact on the socio-economic development of the Russian Federation.
The Department ensures activities of the secretariats of the Russian parts of intergovernmental commissions on the trade and economic, as well as scientific and technical cooperation between the Russian Federation and the CIS member states.
Jointly with other structural subdivisions of the Ministry, the Department participates in holding international forums, conferences, seminars and other events concerning cross-border and interregional cooperation with the CIS member states.
Besides, the Department participates in working with departmental special-purpose programmes within the established scope of activity following the determined procedure.