People of Yamal are studying experience of Finland on education of specialists for reindeer husbandry and fishery
9:30 3 декабря 2014
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The delegation of Yamal went to Finland in order to borrow experience in organizing of education on reindeer-herding and fishing specializations, tourism and management in the sphere of applied art. The representatives of the arctic region planned to conduct negotiations about further exchange of students with Finnish colleagues.
According to the information given to IA «Sever-Press» in the press-service of the governor of Yamal, the trip of the delegation of Yamal was organized within the agreement between the government of Yamal and the Finnish University of the Arctic about cooperation in the sphere of education, preservation of cultural population and socioeconomic development of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North. The delegation of the region includes representatives of Yamal polar agro-economic college, Yamal multidiscipline college and agro-industrial complex, which is a potential employer of specialists.
Yamal polar agro-economic college and Yamal multidiscipline college became members of the University of the Arctic. Since 2011 close and effective relations were formed between the educational institutions of Yamal and the education center of Sami region in the town Inari, a member of the University of the Arctic. Several working meetings took place in Yamal and Finland. People of Yamal and their colleagues from Finland defined directions for exchange of experience and elaborated joint activities. In particular, organizing of secondary special professional education on reindeer-herding and fishing specializations, tourism and management in the sphere of applied art became one of them.
The delegation of Yamal will stay in Finland till the 6th of December. They will visit small enterprises on processing of fish, educational platforms of the center for education of specialists for enterprises on processing of products of reindeer husbandry in the town Toivoniemi, the professional institute of Lapland and small enterprises on production of souvenirs.
As we should note, the visit of the delegation from Yamal to Finland was organized by the department of international and external economic relations of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.