The governor of Yamal presented potential of the region to international partners in Germany
15:17 23 января 2017
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The governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin is on the working visit in Germany.
The program of stay in Berlin included conducting of the presentation of Yamal in the Trade Representation of the Russian Federation and bilateral meetings with business circles of Germany to find spheres of cooperation the most promising for both sides. In particular, the program of the working visit included the meeting with heads of state structures of Germany, acquaintance of the northerners with objects of urban infrastructure – roads, transport, social objects – hospitals and kindergartens and also with companies of agricultural sphere.
Yamal successfully develops cooperation with regions and enterprises of Germany. Economy and humanitarian sphere is in the basis of interaction, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs. “Wintershall Holding GmbH” is a company-partner that plays the key role in development of relations between Yamal and Germany. Town twinning of the towns Noviy Urengoy and Kassel has been actively developed since 2005 within activity of the company in oil and gas branch of the arctic region. Besides, three joint enterprises with a share of participation of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug in them were created: “Achimgaz”, “Achim Development” and “Severneftegazprom”. The company also participates in social projects of Yamal.
“P.Köver e.K” is the other company that made a considerable contribution to agricultural branch of the region, to be more exact, into advancement of products of northern reindeer husbandry. Cooperation was set in 2008 on the largest international agricultural exhibition “Green Week” in Berlin, in which Yamal participated.
More than 750 tonnes of reindeer meat were sold on the European market during the latest years within partnership with the municipal enterprise “Yamalskiye Oleni”. Last year the area of Bolshoye Schuchye Lake in Priuralskiy district of Yamal became a platform for conducting of a research expedition of the Russian-German project “PLOT — Paleolimnological Transect”. It was fulfilled within the agreement on cooperation in the sphere of marine and polar researches between the Ministry for Education and Science of Russia and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany.
Projects aimed at development of social sphere of Yamal, in particular, increase in quality of work with young generation and social services to population take the important place in cooperation with representatives of Germany. Noyabrsk is the center of such interaction. Noviy Urengoy, Muravlenko and Salekhard also actively participate in this work. Seminars and master classes with participation of German experts take place regularly.
As we should note, the program of the visit of the governor of Yamal to Germany also included signing of important agreements on cooperation.