The Foundation for the Development of Africa (FDA) (NPC) is a non-membership, private, (NPC) Not-for-profit Company actively involved with initiating and facilitating business and other processes conducive to sustainable development in Africa - with the emphasis on sustainability! We have, since 1999, been linking businesses; promoting business and investment opportunities; showcasing special projects, conferences and events; stimulating joint venture initiatives and motivating support for local trading.

The journal PEDIATRIA has been published since 1922 and is the oldest scientific and practical peer-reviewed pediatric journal in Russia. The founder and first editor-in-chief of the journal is an outstanding Russian pediatrician, academician of the Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Medical Sciences of the USSR, professor G.N. Speransky, who for 47 years (1922-1969) was the permanent chief editor of the magazine. Since 1973, the magazine bears his name.