Rustem Khamitov met with participants of World Youth and Students Festival
UFA, 9 November 2017. /Bashinform News Agency/.
Yesterday in the House of the Republic the Head of the Region Rustem Khamitov met with volunteers and participants of the World Youth and Students Festival representing Bashkortostan.
The 19th World Youth and Students Festival was held in Sochi from October 14 to 22 to consolidate the youth world community, strengthen international relations, develop interethnic and intercultural interaction. About 50 thousand people from 188 countries of the world became its participants, volunteers, organizers and guests. Russia at the festival was represented by 10 thousand participants and 5 thousand volunteers from all regions of the country, including 200 participants and 50 volunteers from Bashkortostan.
“I would like to thank you for your successful and active presentation of our republic at the World Youth Festival,” noted Rustem Khamitov.
The participants of the meeting shared their impressions of the event, meetings with leading Russian politicians, scientists, artists and actors. According to them, the festival became the world's largest youth event.
Within the framework of the festival there was an exhibition YOUTH EXPO, where our republic presented the "Honey Land" exposition. An interactive presentation of the best projects and youth practices of Bashkortostan was organized there too.
“Our task is to introduce our republic to as many people as possible. In the end, investment activity, new construction projects, and new cultural, scientific ties also depend on this", said Rustem Khamitov.
The head of the republic discussed with the guys a possibility of using their experience in organizing a youth festival of the republican scale, which later could become traditional.
According to the head of the region, the experience of the volunteers who worked at the festival was very important and will be fully in demand in the coming years during hosting major international events by the republic.