Kulturrat der Deutschen aus Russland
(KDR) e.V.Culture of the Germans from Russia
Translation from German to English from the publication
Information für Spätaussiedler aus der ehemaligen Sowjetunion
published by the Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland, Stuttgart,
Der Kulturrat der Deutschen aus Russland e.V. was
founded in 1981. It set itself the goal to care for and preserve
cultural traditions, to impart knowledge about the countries of
origin and about their history by means of publications as well
as, beyond this ethnic group, to bring to the public the special
fate of the Germans from Russia/USSR and thereby make an important
contribution to the care and preservation of the identity of this
The Kulturrat in regard to its goals and tasks
is supported by the Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland
and is embodied in the statutes of the Landsmannschaft.
The Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland
e. V. regularly organizes integration and informational seminars
nationwide for ethnic German emigrants in the area of social services.
The goal of the measures of these events is to
facilitate the orientation in the Federal Republic of Germany
for our newly arriving countrymen and to assist with economic
and social integration.
In the seminars you learn everything about your
rights and the benefits to which you are entitled. Experienced
advisors give tips on how to settle in your new environment. Within
the framework of these seminars there is opportunity for personal
individual consultation and for exchange of experiences within
Participation is free of charge.
You are told by the appropriate local chapter of
the Landsmannschaft from the national office of the Landsmannschaft
der Deutschen aus Russland e.V., Raitelsbergstr. 49, 70188 Stuttgart,
Germany, Tel: 011-49-711-166-590 where and when these seminars
are being offered.
The following work conferences are organized in
each cultural, scientific and technical area:
- for writers, scientists, musicians, painters,
teachers, physicians, engineers
The announcement of conferences in which all interested
countrymen can participate will be in our paper Volk auf dem
Weg. Information is available from the national office (see
above) and Landhausstr. 5, 70182 Stuttgart, Germany, Tel: 011-49-71-222-49-33-13.
German to English translation by Brigitte
von Budde, Fargo, ND.