Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Yekaterinburg holds civil forum in honor of National Unity Day

Yekaterinburg celebrated Russia's Day of National Unity by hosting a civil forum on Monday that featured discussion about society, the global economy and the national impact of the global financial crisis.

Participants included students from Ural State Economic University, as well as regional authorities, Oblastnaya Gazeta reports.

The forum also discussed the works of the Public Chamber of Sverdlovsk, which submitted themes and issues that have attracted the attention of the residents.

This summer, the Sverdlovsk region hosted the Congress of Russian Communities, which brought together public organizations involved with veterans, children, the environment, professionals, artists, women and charities, Oblastnaya Gazeta reports.