Youth Business Support and Development Programme in Russia
"Youth Business Russia" (YBR)
Programme of IBLF Russia
English Russian
YBIs Global Mentoring Day 2022 September 14th  brief summary

IBLF Russia’s mission is to support cross-sector partnership and active communication on social and economic issues, including youth entrepreneurship, business standards improvement and mentoring in entrepreneurship.

Since 2008, IBLF Russia have been implementing Youth Business Russia Programme (YBR) which serves as the basis for providing comprehensive support to young people wishing to start own business. The key components of the programme include training and advice on business launch and development, access to starting capital and mentors support. YBR currently operates in eleven Russian regions: Kaluga, Voronezh, Novosibirsk, Rostov, Kirov, Primoriye, Krasnodar, Tomsk, Volgograd as well as in the city of Moscow and Moscow Region.

YBR is an accredited member of Youth Business International.



Three hours flew by. Over 180 mentors from 30 countries worldwide attended. The event was hosted by Jo Gray, John Cull and Boris Tkachenko, who are familiar to the participants of previous annual Mentoring Days.


The third mentor meeting in the frame of SOS Mentoring III “Marketing, promotion and sales channels in today’s reality” was held on the 28th of April.


The second mentor meeting in the frame of SOS Mentoring III programme Adaptation of business strategy in 2022 crisis took place on the 14th of April.


The Mentoring Institute launched SOS MENTORING III programme to support current and potential mentors in entrepreneurship through crisis.

More news


Boris Tkachenko, CEO IBLF Russia, CEO Youth Business Russia, CEO Institute of Mentoring

Irina Gorelova, YBR Development/Regions/Mentoring Director, Project Manager at Institute of Mentoring

23, 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya street, 125047 Moscow
: WhatsApp/Telegram/Viber

YBI announces Global Mentor of the Year 2021  YBI
Brilliant to see our Female Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 Mariia Plotkina, Founder of Geek Teachers, being recognised for her inspiring work using technology to empower teachers in Russia
9th International Days of Mentoring featuring three masterclasses
8th International Days of Mentoring in Entrepreneurship
Mariia Plotkina wins the Young Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award

© 2015-2021 IBLF Russia. All rights reserved.