Information Activities Department


The Information Activities Department is a subdivision of the Vologda Oblast Government. It works in accordance with the Clause of the Information Activities Department confirmed by the Vologda Oblast Government Decree N 593 dated as of 04.06.2012.

Main functions:

  • dissemination of information on activities of the Vologda Oblast Governor and Vologda Oblast Government in mass media and the Internet;
  • informational cooperation of the Vologda Oblast Governor, Vologda Oblast Government, oblast's executive bodies and mass media;
  • access of the population to socially important information disseminated by local mass media;
  • development of inter-regional and international cooperation in the field of mass communications, mass media and social advertising.


Vologda’s mass media representatives and Vologda regional branch of the Russian Geographical Society signed a cooperation treaty.

The main objective of the cooperation between Vologda’s journalists and the regional branch of the Russian Geographical Society in Vologda City is development of geographical education in the Vologda Region, ecological protection activities, and development of science, scientific and ecological tourism.