Russian-American Cooperation Initiative2019-03-13T00:45:56+00:00

The Russian-American Cooperation Initiative (RACI) is a grassroots, nonprofit, non-governmental organization, focused on preserving and advancing strategic dialogue and mutual understanding between the United States and Russia, as well as promoting citizen diplomacy, and raising awareness on the importance of U.S.-Russia relations for world peace.

Global Russia Program

An immersive exploration program that brings emerging leaders and rising professionals face-to-face with current and future business, political, and intellectual elites in Russia.

Summer Internship Program

A program that helps match students and recent graduates with internship opportunities in both countries, while also assisting them with visas and accommodation.

America Firsthand Program

A program offering young Russians an opportunity to travel across major U.S. cities and connect with business leaders, politicians, journalists, student groups, and community leaders.

Russian Clubs Network

An informal association of Russian-speaking student organizations that celebrate the Russian culture, history, and tradition on university and college campuses in the U.S. and beyond.

Young Leaders Summit

An annual gathering of up-and-coming leaders from the United States and Russia dedicated to addressing challenges and generating ideas for solutions to unresolved bilateral issues.

Honest Dialogue Series

A stimulating discussion platform where topics are examined through the lens of divergent U.S. and Russian perspectives with the aim of expanding the debate and converging positions.