THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Volunteering as a channel of civil initiatives at regional level

2012. №4, pp. 106-111

Aybazova Fatima U. - D.Sc. (History), Associate Professor, North Caucasian state humanitarian and technological academy, 36 Stavropolskaya st., Cherkessk, Karachaevo-Circassian Republic, Russia, 369001,

Article is devoted to research of historical and theoretical bases of modern volontersky movement. The author gives examples from the Russian and foreign practice. The special attention is given to clarification of the objective and subjective reasons of still low activity of the Russian citizens in realization of civil initiatives.

Key words: volunteering,civil initiatives,civil activity,civil society,non-political activity.