The corresponding decree was signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
"To appoint Anatoly Borisovich Chubais as special representative of the President of the Russian Federation for relations with international organizations to achieve the goals of sustainable development," the Kremlin press service reported.
The decree comes into force from the date of signing.
Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed the first deputy chairman of the military-industrial complex, Sergei Kulikov, to head Rusnano.
After that, the government ordered to early remove Chubais from the post of head of Rusnano and appoint Kulikov to this post.