On October 6-9, 2021, St. Petersburg State University is holding the V international forum "Russia and Iberoamerica in the Globalizing World: History and Modernity". The Forum is the most representative event in Russia dedicated to the socio-political, economic processes of Latin America, its history and culture. Its holding in St. Petersburg with the participation of well-known politicians, scientists, journalists from Ibero-American countries and Russia attracts the attention of the media, which confirms the status of St. Petersburg University as one of the leading centers of Ibero-American studies in Russia.

Forum 2021 goals:

1. To become a step towards the establishment of Russian-Latin American relations in the context of the transition from a bipolar to a multipolar world

2. To formulate new approaches to research on Ibero-American issues

3. To include Russian studies of Iberoamerica in the international scientific context, to promote the development of ties between Russian and foreign experts.

The Forum is a modern expert and discussion platform for defining the directions of development of Latin America in the globalizing world and the prospects for Russian-Latin American cooperation. The organizers strive to create opportunities for critical reflection and dialogue within the main areas of social disciplines in order to improve understanding of the social, political, economic and cultural realities of Latin America in today's multipolar world.