25 September 2009, Friday, 11:31

The III youth trade-union forum of Volga federal district is open in Ufa

author: Marina Shumilova

The III youth trade-union forum of Volga federal district is open in Ufa and the main goal of the forum is training of the future trade-union leaders. The first such forum had taken place in Kazan in 2002 and then Penza has taken the baton. Now Ufa receives the trade-union young activists of Volga federal district.

President of Bashkortostan Murtaza Rakhimov sent a complimentary address to the participants of the forum: “It is good that our Republic is chosen the site for holding the forum since 2009 is announced the Year on support and development of youth initiatives along with the Russian undertaking” – said in the address. It is also mentioned in the Presidential message that youth policy is traditionally paid serious attention in Bashkortostan and state and municipal structures on youth affairs successfully work in the Republic. We’ve passed the laws about state youth policy and backing of young families, activity of children’s, teenager and youth clubs and centers. Bashkir leadership approved the Concept “Youth is the strategic resource RB” concerning development of spiritual and moral culture and civil activity among children and teenagers. The Presidential program “Youth of Bashkortostan”, the Republican program on state backing for young families, needy of improvement of their living conditions are successfully realized. The Youth Public Chamber is established in Bashkortostan and more than 60 children’s and youth public organizations work in the Republic. Bashkir authority launched the goal-oriented program “Young Specialist RB”: schools of youth business undertakings are opened here and special grants for support of youth business-projects are introduced.

During three days young trade-union leaders will pass special training courses, dedicated to trade-union organizing in modern conditions and other actual problems of the trade-union movement.