Yamal welcomed the delegation of the German-Russian parliamentary group of the German Bundestag
15:50 28 сентября 2019
Категории: News in English
On the 26th of September the delegation of the German-Russian parliamentary group of the Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany being headed by the Chairman of the German-Russian parliamentary group Dr. Robbie Schlund arrived in Salekhard on a return visit.
The main purpose of the visit is to discuss inter-parliamentary cooperation, to extend international cooperation, to acquaint with activities of fuel and energy enterprises.
The guests have already participated in the ceremony of crossing of the Polar Circle, where they were awarded with certificates on passage of the 66th parallel. The program of the second half of the day included the joint meeting of the members of the delegation of the German-Russian parliamentary group of the Bundestag and members of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal, and also the working meeting with representatives of executive public authorities of Yamal and the senior management of fuel and energy enterprises of the region.
The rich program was prepared for the guests. It included the visit to the settlement Aksarka, the meeting with the head of Priuralskiy district Ivan Sakal and acquaintance with work of social objects, the meeting with a deputy governor of Yamal, the director of the department of external relations Alexander Mazharov, with the president of the regional social movement, the Association of indigenous peoples of the North “Yamal is for descendants” Eduard Yaungad and representatives of the Association to discuss issues of preservation and development of the traditional lifestyle of indigenous peoples of the North in conditions of the Arctic development.
The program also included the visit to a school of Salekhard to talk to young diplomats studying German language, to the meat-processing complex “Payuta” to see the entire production process and to taste delicacies of venison. This information was given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the press service of the regional Parliament.
The rich cultural program was prepared: acquaintance with traditions and customs of indigenous peoples of the North in the settlement Gornoknyazevsk, the visit to the Museum and Exhibition complex named after Shemanovskiy, the town estate of merchant Terentyev.