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Vladimir Potanin Foundation topped charitable foundations rating

Vladimir Potanin Foundation topped charitable foundations rating

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. For the second year in a row, the Nornickel head Vladimir Potanin’s foundation becomes the leader of the Russian businessmen’s charitable foundations - 2022. The Forbes list includes 20 charitable organizations of the richest Russians. Last year, rating participants spent more than 12 billion rubles ...

Taimyr honorary resident celebrated her 80th birthday

Taimyr honorary resident celebrated her 80th birthday

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. In Dudinka, a creative evening Her Life is Like an Argish (argish means big journey) was held, dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Anna Dyukareva, an honorary citizen of Taimyr and Dudinka, an experienced teacher and public figure, a representative of the Enets-Nenets clan ...

Taimyr families spent May Day on ice fishing

Taimyr families spent May Day on ice fishing

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Dozens of the Polar capital residents spent the May Day weekend fishing smelt. Now the season of “cucumber” fish is just ending in Taimyr - this is how the healthy delicacy is called because of the peculiar smell. The weather pleased the northerners, and many ...

Norilsk residents were told how to make money by social projects

Norilsk residents were told how to make money by social projects

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Nornickel organized two-day training sessions in the city for representatives of small and medium-sized businesses, as well as non-profit organizations, during which participants practiced the skills to create an effective presentation of projects and products, practical tools for strategic planning and forecasting. No less ...

Nosok village residents got keys to new apartments

Nosok village residents got keys to new apartments

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The head of Taimyr, Evgeny Vershinin, congratulated the northerners in the village of Nosok who got to own the keys to new apartments in prefabricated houses. In total, since the beginning of the year, 23 families have celebrated housewarming in the Ust-Yenisey region - residents ...

Young scientists can receive grants for scientific trips

Young scientists can receive grants for scientific trips

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Students, graduate students and young scientists of the Krasnoyarsk region aged 18 to 35 can win grants from the Regional Science Fund to participate in conferences and internships. According to the Agency for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises of the Krasnoyarsk region, the ...

Taimyr village Nosok school celebrated 75th anniversary

Taimyr village Nosok school celebrated 75th anniversary

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The secondary school of the Taimyr village Nosok celebrated its 75th anniversary. Nornickel received the invitation to celebrate the anniversary. “Having covered 240 kilometers on snowmobiles, we reached Nosok”, said Anfisa Nikiforova, the Nornickel's Polar Division Indigenous Minorities of the North Department head of. “This ...

Indigenous languages textbooks to appear soon

Indigenous languages textbooks to appear soon

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. Russian scientists and teachers plan to develop and publish school textbooks on 18 disappearing languages ​​of indigenous peoples. Speaking at an international seminar on the preservation and promotion of the languages ​​of indigenous small peoples of the Arctic in St. Petersburg, the head of the ...

Nenets Nomad’s Dictionary VR application presented in Norilsk

Nenets Nomad’s Dictionary VR application presented in Norilsk

#ARCTIC. #SIBERIA. THIS IS TAIMYR. The team of Zhivoye (eng. Alive), an autonomous non-profit organization for the support and implementation of cultural and technological initiatives, has created a learning VR application called the Nenets Dictionary of a Nomad. The idea of ​​developing a digital platform that introduces the Nenets ...