“Gazpromneft-Yamal” and Yamalskiy district concluded the traditional agreement
15:53 22 апреля 2019
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The company “Gazprom Neft”, “Gazpromneft-Yamal” and the administration of Yamalskiy district concluded the traditional agreement on socioeconomic cooperation for 2019. The document confirms interest of the sides in long-term and stable cooperation.
On the territory of Yamalskiy district “Gazpromneft-Yamal” fulfills the social investment program “Native Towns” aimed at integrated development of territories, on which “Gazprom Neft” conducts its activity. Projects in the sphere of education, culture, sports, development of infrastructure and creation of comfortable environment are fulfilled in settlements of Yamal within the program. Traditionally the company supports ethnic holidays — the Reindeer Herder’s Day and the Fisherman’s Day. This information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press center of “Gazpromneft-Yamal”.
The socioeconomic agreement is one of formats for fulfillment of the program “Native Towns”. Under the agreement the company annually allocates funds for construction of apartment buildings and development of engineering infrastructure in the settlement Novy Port. The document also provides for financing of the regional movement of indigenous peoples of the North “Yamal”. In particular, it includes provision of medical and material assistance to the population leading nomadic lifestyle, targeted education of personnel from among indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, activities aimed at preservation of cultural traditions of peoples of the North. In addition, this year fulfillment of the ecological program will be continued in the settlements Novy Port and Mys Kamenniy.
“The annual agreement is an important component of the partnership between “Gazprom Neft” and Yamalskiy district based on mutual respect and trust. Every year we strengthen and enlarge our cooperation aimed at stable development of the territory, sustainable growth of socioeconomic indicators and improvement of living standards of residents in Yamalskiy district”, said the director general of “Gazpromneft-Yamal” Aleksey Ovechkin.
The head of Yamalskiy district Andrey Kugaievskiy called the company a strategic partner; thanks to the company the northern settlements received an additional impulse to development.
“Not in words, but in practice, joint social programs work, from year to year quality of life of Yamal residents improves. And this is an indicator of how strongly and constructively the relations are built, the relations that, I am sure, will only grow stronger and develop”, Andrey Kugaievskiy underlined.