Russian student construction teams could go to the Donbass to restore the territories destroyed as a result of hostilities, Russian President Vladimir Putin believes. However, in his opinion, such an initiative “needs to be considered,” since being in a war zone can be dangerous for students.
“Of course, student detachments are also in demand for the restoration of the territories you mentioned. The only thing that, frankly, stops me from deploying this widely is security issues. We need to think about this,” the president said during a visit to the Innovative Science and Technology Center of Moscow State University. M. V. Lomonosov "Sparrow Hills" (quote from TASS).
In 2004, the organization "Russian Student Teams" was established, which positions itself as the successor of the All-Union Student Construction Teams that existed in the USSR. It exists with the support of the Ministry of Education. On site The organization claims to provide temporary employment for more than 150,000 young people.