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Registration of Geodictant sites extended until October 25 inclusive

Until October 25, inclusive, you can register your venue for the Geographical Dictation 2022. Thus, everyone who wanted to, but did not have time to declare their location for the action, has exactly five more days left.

On October 30 at 12:00 local time, the eighth Geographical Dictation will take place — a large-scale international action aimed at popularizing geographical knowledge and increasing interest in Russian geography. In 2022, tasks can be completed in person or remotely at specialized sites.

The number of registered sites has already exceeded 7,000. Traditionally, geographical dictation venues are organized in schools, universities, libraries, museums, nature reserves and many other places.

You can view the current map of the location of the action points here.

Among the registered sites in 2022 are the International Space Station, the Progress and Mirny polar stations in Antarctica, the Sapsan train on the Moscow-St. Amur Region), Kazan Railway Station, Museum of the World Ocean in Kaliningrad, Russian Ethnographic Museum in St. Petersburg, a floating nuclear power plant in Chukotka, the Tazovskoye oil and gas condensate field in the YaNAO and many other objects.

Among the points of holding the action abroad are the site of the Rosatom Central and South Africa company, the centers of the Russian Geographical Society in France, Serbia and Moldova, Russian schools, including those at Russian diplomatic missions.

Recall that any Russian and foreign organizations can register a venue. To do this, you need to apply on the site. dictant.rgo.ru. All applications submitted will be considered until 23:59:59 (MSK) October 25.

If the epidemiological situation worsens due to the coronavirus, the face-to-face sites of the Geographical Dictation will be able to hold the action remotely. If necessary, the organizers have the opportunity to quickly change the format of the action from face-to-face to remote.

It will be possible to pass the dictation in a remote format only on October 30 from 12:00 to 13:00 local time. Participants who have pre-registered at the site will receive a special link from the organizers. By clicking on it, they will have access to all the materials of the dictation. Participants will be asked to fill out a questionnaire and receive an individual 13-digit form number (code). See more here.

In addition, everyone will be able to additionally take part in the dictation online on the website dictant.rgo.ru. On this resource, the promotion starts on the same day as on offline sites – October 30 at 14:00 Moscow time – and will last until 14:00 (Moscow time) on November 10. Your result will be known immediately after passing the test. Pre-registration is not required in this case.

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