Reindeer herders of the world will come to Salekhard on the Reindeer Herder’s Day
17:24 8 февраля 2018
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The session of the council of the World Reindeer Herders Association will take place in Russia for the first time. It will be conducted in Salekhard on the 24th-25th of March and will gather delegates from 29 reindeer-herding regions of the world.
Reindeer herders from the following regions and countries will participate in it: Yamal-Nenets, Khanty-Mansiysk and Nenets Autonomous regions, Chukotka and Koryak Autonomous region, 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. This information was given in the press-service of the Association.
Within the work of the council the participants of the event will make presentations on reindeer husbandry in their regions and 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. At the same time, the national holiday the Reindeer Herder’s Day will take place in Salekhard.