Three applicants from Hungary compete for finno-ugric capital of culture 2016 title

Three candidates from Hungary:  village of Iszkaszentgyörgy, town of Nagykálló and City of Veszprém  have submitted applications for the Finno-Ugric Capital of 2016 competition. Thus, the title of Finno-Ugric Capital of Culture will move in 2016 to Hungary. Winner of the competition will be announced on July 31 in Tartu (Estonia) during the Congress of Youth Association of Finno-Ugric Peoples (MAFUN).  



Komi language will be learnt in a kindergarten of Syktyvkar

In April of this year, the activists of Syktyvkar representation "Komi Voityr" met with the head of the municipal administration of city district Syktyvkar, the news agency "BNK-Komi" reports.
Among other questions, the mayor of the capital of the Komi Republic Ivan Pozdeev and activists discussed the possibility of group opening on training of the Komi  language by method of language dipping in kindergarten No.