Tundra dwellers in Yamal will be supported with money and social privileges
15:28 16 ноября 2018
Категории: News in English
The government of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug laid funds for strengthening of socioeconomic potential of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North to the project of the regional budget. The talk is about development of preschool and school education, protection of health of tundra dwellers and issues of housing. Now deputies of the Yamal parliament are working on the project.
In 2019 about 123 million rubles are allocated for maintenance of the regional sanatory forest boarding school, 39 million 200 thousand rubles – for clothes and nutrition of students. In total, almost 13 thousand and 500 children from indigenous ethnic minorities of the North study in educational institutions of the region. This comment was given by the chairman of the committee of the regional parliament on development of agro-industrial complex and affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North Marat Abdrakhmanov.
As he underlines, providing of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North with measures of social support in the sphere of healthcare will be continued, to be more exact, provision with medical care in priority order, including specialized medical help, provision with free medicaments, preferential dental care. The list of expenditures includes provision of newborns with baby clothes at discharge from the maternity hospital and full nutrition of pregnant women, nursing mothers and children under the age of three years. In 2019 it is planned to allocate about 9 million rubles for these issues.
363 million rubles are foreseen for providing of citizens conducting traditional lifestyle of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North with housing.