Protection of rights of northern indigenous ethnic minorities will be discussed in Yekaterinburg
7:45 3 июля 2014
Категории: News in English
The sitting on issues of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North at the plenipotentiary of the President of the Russian Federation in Ural Federal Okrug will take place on the 4th of July.
This information was given to a correspondent of IA «Sever-Press» by the chief specialist of the department on affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North (Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug) Oleg Syugney. According to his words, the director of the specialized department Inna Sotruyeva, representatives of public organizations, in particular, the association of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North «RAIPON», «Yamal is for descendants» and others will participate in the work of the sitting. The agenda includes discussion of tasks on perfection of interaction between the Russian Association of Indigenous Ethnic Minorities of the North, Siberia and the Far East with bodies of the state power and bodies of local self-government of regions included to Ural Federal Okrug. Also the talk will be about elaboration of suggestions on perfection of legislation in the sphere of protection of rights and interests of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, Siberia and the Far East. According to the words of Oleg Syugney, discussion of this issue was aroused with necessity to bring in changes to federal legislation that touches upon territories of traditional nature management. Also, as he supposes, the participants of the sitting will discuss development of the situation in Ukraine and the regional election in September. As he notes, this is the first sitting on issues of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North at Igor Kholmanskikh.