Experience of reindeer herders of Yamal is in demand in Taymyr
14:50 4 марта 2020
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The deputy head for affairs of indigenous ethnic minorities of Taymyr and issues of agriculture and commercial economy of Taymyr municipal district Nikolay Maimago sent a request to the Union of reindeer herders of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. He asked for advice on creation of the Union of reindeer herders on the territory of Taymyr. Representatives of the Union reindeer herders of Yamal sent standard foundation documents for creation of the non-profit organization.
In addition, representatives of Taymyr expressed a wish to visit the celebrations of the Reindeer Herder’s Day on the territory of Yamal, as well as to get acquainted with the current manufacturing and processing base in the sphere of reindeer husbandry in Yamal. The information was given to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press” by the executive director of the Union of reindeer herders of Yamal Timur Akchurin.
“It is gratifying that the number of guests attending the main professional holiday of reindeer herders is growing. This is an indicator of its demand. A spectacular, bright event allows being immersed in ancient culture of indigenous peoples of the North, getting acquainted with life, traditions, customs of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North and tasting their different ethnic dishes. The holiday also gives a new impulse to development of tourism in the region”, Timur Akchurin said. – “And creation of such a public institution as the Union of reindeer herders in Taymyr will become a link between the power and the public”.