Yamal told about plans on cooperation with Finland

© Flickr / Sargodha Finland. Archival photoYamal told about plans on cooperation with Finland© Flickr / Haprog

Salekhard and Rovaniemi (Finland) have agreed to cooperate, including in the areas of research, ecotourism and culture, according to the government of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (YANAO).

«Today, June 21, representatives of the city Duma and the administration of Salekhard, Department for international and foreign economic relations of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district went to the city of Rovaniemi on a working visit. The residents will discuss the plan of measures on strengthening cooperation between the capital of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Rovaniemi», — stated in the message.

In particular, the Yamal and the Finns expect to undertake joint research, develop ecotourism, to implement social projects and to exchange experience in the field of culture and art, youth policy, education and sport. The residents have prepared a number of proposals in the action plan that will be implemented in 2017-2018, precise power.

In the framework of the visit scheduled meeting with the mayor of Rovaniemi, the sports-educational complex «Santa sport», cultural center «Kurundi», Arctic centre Museum «Arktikum», scientific center «the itis», according to the government of YNAO.