Forum of Creative and Academic Intellectuals may be held in the Ulyanovsk region

The Governor Sergey Morozovand the First Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Uba discussed the possibility to hold this event.

 According to the head of the region, this venue will become one of the milestone events for the region. "Today there are new opportunities that allow to focus on science, education, culture, youth policy. They are the key resource of modernization, as well as essential development of the social sphere and the region's economic indicators. I am sure that this forum will become an excellent platform to discuss projects and ideas, which were included in the concept of regional social cohesion and the priority project "Decade of Kindness", with experts from scientific, educational and cultural communities", - Sergey Morozov said.

The Governor instructed Ekaterina Uba to create a working group to get ready for this forum. According to the head of the Social Block of the Government, it is planned to carry out the event in September next year. “We want to discuss and launch the programme of social cohesion during the forum. We have developed a concept, which will be signed by the Governor within the upcoming Civil Society Forum. After this, the strategy for social cohesion will be accepted until March”, - the First Deputy Chairman explained.

It is planned that the upcoming forum will include a plenary session, separate thematic ones and discussion platforms. Participants at the event will adopt the resolution that will have long-term forecasts on the reviewed issues and specific recommendations about the most relevant direction for complex development of the social sphere.

In addition, the head of the region Sergey Morozov assigned Ekaterina Uba to provide proposals on creation of the Houses of Friendship network on the basis of district community centers. They should become resource centers for revival of national culture and support of the interethnic peace.