Evgeny Chekin will be dismissed from the post of chairman of the government. Vladimir Solodov will act as head of the region's Cabinet of Ministers. This was announced by the interim head of Yakutia Aisen Nikolaev.
On June 12, Aisen Nikolaev and Vice-Governor of Hokkaido Yasuhiro Tsuji held a meeting, during which issues of cooperation between Yakutia and the Hokkaido Governorate of Japan were discussed. This was reported by the press service of the head and government of the republic.
"The development program of the republic, in accordance with which we work, all our achievements and plans fully coincide with the new national priorities. We won't walk back," said the head of the republic Egor Borisov during a report on the activities of executive authorities for 2017.
April 16 - 27 more than 1000 indigenous representatives from all over the world participate in the seventeenth session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at the United Nations Headquarters. This year's session focuses on the problems of indigenous peoples' collective rights to lands, territories and natural resources.
The Chairman of the State Assembly (Il Tyumen) of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Aleksandr Zhirkov, is on a working visit to New York, where he participates at the invitation of the Secretariat of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in 17th session of the Permanent Forum at the UN headquarters.