Ivan Savvidi Took Part in a Meeting of the Council for Interethnic Relations

The meeting of the Council for Interethnic Relations chaired by Vladimir Putin took place in Astrakhan.

The meeting addressed current issues related to implementing Russia’s National Ethnic Policy Strategy.

Ivan Savvidi in his report touched the role of Federal national-cultural autonomies in strengthening Russia’s positions on the global stage. «I’m sure that Federal national-cultural autonomies at home and abroad are ready to expand the scope of their activities, undertake additional commitments and liabilities to promote All-Russia interests and involve in process of forming a Russian identity in Russia and abroad».