Notice: curl_setopt(): CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYHOST no longer accepts the value 1, value 2 will be used instead in /home/admin/web/eastrussia.ru/public_html/gtranslate/gtranslate.php on line 101
Congress of the peoples of the North will be held in Chukotka - EastRussia | Far East

Irkutsk
Ulan-Ude

Blagoveshchensk
Chita
Yakutsk

Birobidzhan
Vladivostok
Khabarovsk

Magadan
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Anadyr
Petropavlovsk-
Kamchatsky
Moscow

This text is translated into Russian by google automatic human level neural machine.
EastRussia is not responsible for any mistakes in the translated text. Sorry for the inconvinience.
Please refer to the text in Russian as a source.

The Congress of the Peoples of the North will be held in Chukotka

The Congress of the Peoples of the North will be held in Chukotka
Photo: pixabay.com

In Chukotka, they are preparing for the sixth congress of the indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East. It will be held in 2020 year and will gather representatives from all regions of the region. The agenda will include issues of interaction with subsoil users, the development of reindeer husbandry and marine hunting.

According to the press service of the regional government, the congress will be attended by authorities, representatives of non-profit organizations and residents of settlements. Later they will be able to convey information to their fellow villagers.

Representatives of 23 indigenous peoples of the North live in Chukotka. The most numerous are Chukchi (12 thousand people), Eskimos (1,5 thousand people), Evens (1,5 thousand people), Chuvans (about 900 people), Yukagirs (160 people), Koryaks (95 people). The first congress was held in 1994, since then five such events have taken place.