The Governor of Ugra announced 2019 in the region Year of the family

© RIA Novosti / Yulia Cicernakaberd of Ugra Natalia Komarova. Archival photoThe Governor of Ugra announced 2019 in the region Year of the family© RIA Novosti / Yulia Chicherina

The Governor of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug Natalia Komarova announced the year 2019 in the region Year of the family.

Komarov on Saturday presented a report on the performance of the government of the Autonomous community and appeal to the people, deputies and members of the public.

«Relying on the majority opinion of the Ugrian people who took part in voting on the selection of themes next year, with families offering to open the way to the millennial turn of the Ugra. I propose to announce future of 2019, the first year of the new century in our history, the Year of the family in Ugra», — said the head of the region.

She expressed the belief that the current young generation of Ugrian people expect nothing less than majestic discoveries, achievements and plans, and the basis of their success is the strength of family relationships.

«I agree with the President that the more families live in peace and harmony, the more humane and stronger our society, confident of its future. The President’s words confirm the latest data VTSIOM, according to which the vast majority of our compatriots believe that makes them a happy family. The importance of this factor grows every year,» — said Komarov.

Earlier it was reported that the upcoming year were asked to choose the residents of the Autonomous Okrug. The discussions took place in two phases: collection of proposals and online voting, in which were presented the most popular options. Thus, according to the government of the region, participation in the selection of the theme of the year took almost 7 thousand people. Almost 45% of votes gathered the theme of «year of the young families», a quarter of respondents chose the «Year of families».

The outgoing year in the Autonomous region was declared by Governor Year civil harmony, 2017 — Year of health.

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