In Salekhard reindeer herders of the world will discuss development of the branch
12:02 26 января 2018
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The sitting of the World Reindeer Herders Association will take place in Salekhard on the 25th of March.
Members of the council of the Association, which includes two representatives of each reindeer-herding region of the world, will participate in it: Yamal-Nenets, Khanty-Mansiysk and Nenets Autonomous regions, Chukotka and Koryak Autonomous regions, Arkhangelsk, Murmansk, Kamchatka, Magadan, Amur, Sakhalin and Irkutsk regions, Zabaykalsky Krai and Khabarovsk Krai, Komi Republic, Buryatia, Tyva, Sakha (Yakutia), Evenk and Taimyr (Dolgano-Nenets) municipal districts, as well as Norway, Sweden, Finland, Greenland, Canada, Alaska, Mongolia, China and Scotland.
Within the agenda of the session the participants of the event plan to discuss state of the world reindeer husbandry and prospects of its development, as it is reported in the department of international and external economic relations of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Also it is suggested to consider presentations of the members of the Council about reindeer husbandry in the regions, reports of the Board and the Secretariat of the Association. In addition, the participants will approve the plan of work of the Association for the next four years in accordance with Jokkmokk Declaration adopted at the sixth world congress of reindeer herders.
The department of international and external economic relations of Yamal is the organizer of the international event.
As we should remind, the staff of the council was approved at the sixth world congress of reindeer herders, which took place in the Sami village of Jokkmokk, Sweden, in August 2017. Mr. Sergey Kharyuchi from Russia was elected the president of the council; Mrs. Ellen Inga Turi from Norway and Mr. Juha Magga from Finland are the vice-presidents.