The public council at the department on affairs of indigenous peoples is being formed in Yamal
15:35 21 января 2016
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Receiving of documents of candidates for entering the public council at the department on affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug was started.
The council is being formed on the basis of voluntary participation in its activity of citizens of the Russian Federation, who live in the region, achieved for the age of 18 years old, have experience of work on specialization of the department and belong to indigenous ethnic minorities of the North. Independent candidates or citizens suggested by public associations, the Public Chamber of Yamal, public chambers of towns and districts and also executive bodies of the power can participate in the contest. The documents are received till the third of February in the department on affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
As we should remind, the public council was formed at the department on affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North in April of 2007. This is an advisory body that provides interaction between the department and representatives of the public of Yamal on issues of social and economic development of the region. Tasks of the council include consideration of public opinion at defining of priorities in social and economic policy of the region, coordination of the most important decisions and programs being suggested for fulfillment with needs of population. Authorities of the council include providing of informational openness of socioeconomic activity of the department and also collecting, analyzing and fulfilling of civil initiatives. The term of functioning of the council makes three years since the day of approval of its personnel. Sittings are conducted once in a half-year. Members of the council work on public principles.