Public Award of Saint Blessed Prince Alexander Nevsky

Public Award of Saint Blessed Prince Alexander Nevsky

In 2007 together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the RF the Public Award of Saint Blessed Prince Alexander Nevsky was instituted, with awarding of the gold and silver badges and a diploma.

The first award with the gold badge was given to His Holiness Patriarch Alexis II of Moscow and All Russia (2008). Later on the awards with gold badges were given to President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the RF Yevgeny Primakov (2009); His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia (2010); Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RF Sergey Lavrov (2014).

The awards with silver badges were given to auditor of the Russian Audit Chamber A. A. Piskunov and head of the department of world and Russian history at the International State University of Foreign Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia v. I.Ukolova (2013); Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RF G. B. Karassin (2014).