Cross-national peace and harmony. The governor of Yamal told how to achieve them
15:18 22 мая 2019
Категории: News in English
On the 22nd of May the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitry Artyukhov spoke on the report at the seminar-conference in Yekaterinburg dedicated to fulfillment of the Strategy of state national policy of the Russian Federation till 2025. According to the head of the region, comprehensive work is conducted in Yamal in this direction. Many people from different regions and also from other countries arrive in Yamal within the second wave of development.
“Balance between the state, large companies and population, especially indigenous, is the basis of stability of our work. Our task is to keep the balance and also culture and everyday life of peoples that live on this land for centuries”, said Dmitry Artyukhov.
According to him, active industrial development of the region is reflected on migration situation. About 100 thousand migrants arrive in the region every year. Considering not big population of the region, it is a very noticeable share. According to social scientists, 85% of respondents in the region consider that cross-national situation in the region is friendly and conflict-free. In order to keep it, the authorities have a systematic approach to work.
According to the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, necessary normative base, which is constantly perfected in conformity with federal documents, is formed in the region. Interaction with law enforcement bodies is arranged. Special attention is paid to social networks, alarming signals there, for prevention from conflict situations. It is done by efforts of the specially created establishment – the Situation center of the region. Publications in mass media and social networks on acute issues, especially touching upon cross-national topics, are followed and inspected by experts.
Also Dmitry Artyukhov told about work of the state information system of monitoring over state of cross-national and ethno-confessional relations in the region. No negative events containing national or religious factors have been revealed since the time of its launch.
In addition, according to the governor, support to religious and ethnic organizations is rendered in Yamal, financial means for their activities are allocated. They receive regular grants for their activity.
Big attention in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug is paid to raising the level of qualification of specialists responsible for fulfillment of state national policy. During the latest year 45 municipal employees passed education. The distance approach has been developed actively since this year, what will allow several times increasing the number of people involved into this issue. It is expected that 136 specialists will receive specialized raising the level of qualification.
Preservation of cultural traditions of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North, support of ethnic art and folk creativity are the most important directions of work in the region. Such work is conducted on the basis of the regional and the municipal centers of national cultures.
“Everyone, who visits our region, knows that this work is not for show, but really deep one. Big efforts are made to keep and develop culture of peoples of the North”, said Dmitry Artyukhov.
In the conclusion he notes that on indigenous ethnic minorities of the North there are many issues, which will be raised and presented for the federal level. Some issues have been already solved, but much work is ahead.