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Yakutia celebrates Day of the Arctic

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Yakutia on Monday, March 19, celebrates the Day of the Arctic. By tradition, many events are planned to be held until April.

March 3-4 Yakutsk hosted the Fish of Yakutia-2018 exhibition-fair on Komsomolskaya Square. March 19-20 the AE Kulakovsky House will host 3rd Interregional Exhibition-Fair The World of the Arctic. March 19 the PA Oyunsky Sakha Academic Theater will host a concert of the State Theater of Indigenous Minorities of the North North is my Homeland.

March 20-21 is scheduled for 7th Forum of Indigenous Peoples of the North of Yakutia, in which 119 delegates from 21 regions of the republic will take part. On the same days, the State Employment Committee will hold a job fair for residents of the Arctic and northern regions. March 22-24, the Sosnovy Bor Children and Recreation Center will host 3rd republican competitions of the peoples of the North Children's Games of the Arctic; March 28-31 – 3rd Games of the Peoples of the North in the village of Batagai-Alyta of the Even-Bytantai national ulus.

April 1 - 4, an international seminar Reindeer herding - the foundation of vital activity of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic, organized as part of the ArkticSkills initiative, is planned to be held in the village of Iengra in the Neryungri district, according to the press service of the head and government of Yakutia.

Il Darkhan signed a decree announcing the Day of the Arctic in order to further consolidate the northerners and the public of the republic in relation to northern and Arctic policies.