Seto Week brings folk culture to Paris

Seto Week, which is held in Paris from November 18-25, introduces traditional polyphonic singing of the Setos (Seto leelo), their handicraft, traditions, cuisine, history, language and literature in the French capital. Never before has the Seto culture been so widely introduced in France. About it portal ERR reports.

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Digitization Project of Kindred Languages goes to Helsinki Book Fair

The Helsinki Book Fair is about to begin in a week. The theme country of this year’s event is Russia, thus we wanted to highlight our services related to Russian studies and Uralic languages. Naturally, the Digitization Project of Kindred Languages will be present in this event at the National Library’s stand (6e71). Please, find here a brief summary of our programme at the Book Fair.

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The Komi Republic and the Nenets Autonomous Area agreed to hold games on national sports

The Komi Republic and the Nenets Autonomous Area agreed about holding the sporting festival "Games of the Pechora basin", "Komiinform" reports.
 
 
The principal of regional Sport agency Stepan Churakov told about it.
 
According to him, the athletes of Izhema, Us-Tsilma  Pechora and Naryan-Mar regions will take part in competitions.
 
"Such festivals were held in Soviet period.

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In the Komi Republic the public opinion about the new rules of fishery will be considered

The public of Komi can take part in discussion of new changes in Rules of fishery, "Komiinform" writes.
 
 
The Acting Minister of Agriculture and food of Komi Alexey Butkin reported about it today, on August 17, at a weekly meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of the region.
He reminded that last week the changes in Rules of fishery which concern removal of separate restrictions on catch with hook tackles fo

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In Komi cards with patterns of the artist ethnofuturist Yury Lisovsky have been published

In Komi cards with patterns of the artist Yury Lisovsky  have been published. Edition of Art log became the author and the direct implementor of idea. 
 
 
Such patterns of the artist as "Wedding" entered a cycle of cards, "I want to marry you" and "A life tree". The card is executed in the A5 format. On the first page wishes on the Komi and the Russian languages are published: 
1. Congratulations!

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The Lappish community is accused of pollution of the wood

On July 10 the regional natural prosecutor's office reported that the representatives of Tribal Community of the Indigenous Ethnic People (TCIEP) the Sami "Tribal community – Puaz (Пуаз)" ("Deer") violate the Forest code of the Russian Federation, the vMurmanske.ru Internet portal writes.

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Valery Markov: there are many people who can head the advisory committee of the Finno-Ugric people

The permanent chairman of Advisory committee of the Finno-Ugric people Valery Markov told the correspondent of the media center FINUGOR.RU that since 2016 this structure will be headed by other person.
 
 
Answering a question, whether he will continue work as the chairman of the International advisory committee of the Finno-Ugric people, V. Markov marked that he has held this post since 1993. "But nobody can eternally work.

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"LUKOIL-Komi" takes care of bioresources

The population of the Whitefish, honourable at fishermen, in the river Ilych increased by 170 thousand of fry. JSC LUKOIL-Komi within the New ecological program continues to increase the voluntary populations of fishes of valuable breeds in reservoirs of the Komi Republic.
 
 
On June 24 the residents of the ancient village Ust-Ilych of the Troitsk and Pechora region became witnesses and participants of artificial stocking.

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