The sitting of the presidium of the Association of Finno-Ugric Peoples of Russia will take place in Yamal2015-03-12 23:10
The sitting of the presidium of the All-Russian public movement "The Association of Finno-Ugric peoples of the Russian Federation" will take place in Salekhard on the 13th of March, IA «Sever-Press» reporst.
The head of center of ethnocultural strategy of Federal institute's formation of a development of education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Olga Artemenko tells that a number of schools with training in the native languages from 2002 to 2010 was reduced three times, and a number of the children who are trained in them by 3,5 times, "National accent" reports.
The World Cup among the masters on ski in Syktyvkar it is the largest competitions among the athletes who already finished their professional career. This year about nine hundred athletes from 16 countries will take part in competitions. The most numerous foreign ski landing on the World Cup will be landed by Finns. The competitions start on March 14, the regional ski complex of Raisa Smetanina near Syktyvkar is ready for the beginning of competitions.
On 3 March 2015, at the invitation of MEP Ildikó Gáll-Pelcz (Group of the European People's Party, Fidesz-KDNP alliance), the leaders of Hungarian organizations and parties abroad made a visit to Brussels and took part in the session of the Fidesz-KDNP (Christian Democratic People’s Party) where they discussed the current situation of the Hungarian community living in the Carpathian Basin, Hungarian register reports.
The ceremony of awarding with the Literary Prize of Ural Federal Okrug took place in Yekaterinburg, IA "Sever-Press" reports. .
JSC “Mondi FIC of Syktyvkar” opened the station of mechanical sewage treatment on Tuesday.
The governor of the Leningrad region ranked to extremist the Izhora organization from the Kingisepp area2015-03-08 12:08
The governor of the Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko called two organizations undermining bases of peaceful life of the region and the country.
A book series in the Seto language, close to the Estonian language, is one of the winners of the annual book design competition "Best Book Design from all over the World," held in Leipzig by Stiftung Buchkunst since 1963, ERR News reports.
Russia’s closest neighbour to Norway, the municipality of Pechenga, has started reindeer husbandry on the Rybachy Peninsula, and plans to open a base for tourists.
Housing, mental health and the high costs of living in the North are a few items on the agenda of Arctic Council meetings underway in Whitehorse, CBCNEWS reports.
The event brings together senior leaders from circumpolar regions including the Scandinavian countries, the Russian Federation, Alaska and Canada.
In the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation the details of the World congress of the Finno-Ugric people were discussed2015-03-05 12:12
During a working meeting of the deputy head of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation with the influential Finnish politician — the chairman of society "Finland — Russia" Paula Lekhtomyaki and the secretary general of society Meryey Hannus the current situation in the sphere of entrance and outbound tourism in Russia and Finland, questions of development of the Russian-Finnish humanitarian cooperation, and also the program and the course of preparation of the XVI Russian-Finnish cultural forum, questions of carrying out in Finland the VII Wo
So far, 710,000 ethnic Hungarians have applied for Hungarian citizenship and some 670,000 have been granted that status, state secretary János Árpád Potápi told Parliament’s National Cohesion Committee, portal Politics.hu reports. Potápi said that 66% of those granted citizenship were from Romania, 17% from Northern Serbia and 14% from Western Ukraine.
A new Yle news service, Uudizet karjalakse, broadcast its first news segment on Friday on the Yle North Karelia radio frequency, YLE News reports. The broadcasts are produced by Yle together with the Karelian Language Society and will air once a week.
Two important regions in Russia’s Arctic ambitions – Murmansk and Yamalo-Nenets, have signed an agreement on cooperation, BarentsObserver.com reports.
The government of the Leningrad region doesn't agree with the statement about the disappearance of the native Finnish speakers in the region2015-03-03 22:49
The single about the fearless Karelians was let out by a Finno-Ugric metal music group "Second To Sun"2015-02-25 15:41
The new single of "Land of the Fearless Birds" was created by a Finno-Ugric metal band "Second To Sun". The guitarist of the group, the author of the Karelian music Vladimir Klimov-Lekhtinen reported to FINUGOR media center about it.
Minister of Culture of the Karelia and Director of ECHO project discussed further prospects of the project implementation
In Suomi Finno-Ugric activists and a “true Finn” suggested to celebrate Kindred peoples’ day by raising the national flag
The Komi Republican Academy of State Service received the books from the embassy of Suomi for training specialists
The play based on the novel of Finish writer Sofi Oksanen about the Estonian “Purification” will be seen in Saint-Petersburg
“We must strengthen the authority and influence of the existing mandates of the UN on the rights of indigenous peoples"
UN expert appealed to the parliamentary community to implement the Declaration on the rights of indigenous peoples
Teachers of the Komi language were taught to use it in computer technologies at the Academy of Civil Service in Syktyvkar
The center for preservation and development of culture of Russia's indigenous peoples will be opened in Saint-Petersburg
The deputy minister of culture of Russian Federation: We need to tell Finnish tourists about Finno-Ugric culture in Russia
Academy of State Service and Administration of the Komi Republic to start cooperation with Hungarians
The exhibition about the search of ethnic identity of an artist from Saransk will take part in Budapest
The Association of Finno-Ugric Universities to admit the Academy of State Service and Administration of the Komi Republic
Hungarians in Romania will go to the European Court of Justice for the Initiative on minority protection
Finno-Ugric Nations of Middle Volga More Ready to Support Nationalist Parties than are North Caucasians, Survey Finds
The governor of the Murmansk region: «It is important to keep everything connected with the culture of the Saami»
International conference «Traditional art of Finno-Ugric People in the eyes of the Europenians» will be held in Saransk