Ulyanovsk region has signed a cooperation agreement with the Ministry of Culture of Mordovia

The event took place in Saransk on October 30 within a meeting of museum community from the Volga Federal District.


Evgenia Sidorova, Minister of Art and Cultural Policy of the Ulyanovsk region, has expressed gratitude for the invitation to Anatoly Chushkin, Minister of Culture, National Policy, Tourism and Archives of the Republic of Mordovia. "As Vladimir Putin described in the new May Decree “About the national goals and strategic problems of development of the Russian Federation until 2024", regions have to improve Russian identity through spiritual, moral and cultural values of Russian ethnic groups. This is the purpose of the agreement that we signed today”, - she noted.

According to the document, relying on traditions of cultural relations, representatives of cultural institutions from two regions will promote favorable conditions for development of cooperation in the sphere of music, theatre, fine arts, cinematography, library and museum science, variety entertainment, and other kinds of activities in the sphere of culture and art.

Now, within a general meeting of the Interregional Public Organization "Council of Museums of the Volga Federal District" ("Sovet muzeev Privolzhskogo federalnogo okruga"), it is planned to conclude arrangements on exchange of exhibition between I.A. Goncharov Regional Museum of Local Lore and museums of the Republic of Mordovia.