22 August 2013, Thursday, 13:07

Ufa hosts International Forum of Young Journalists of SCO countries and million cities of Russia

author: Galiya Nabieva

Ufa welcomes participants of the International Forum of young journalists, bloggers and press photographers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization countries and representatives of mass-media of million cities of Russia. Among delegates there are representatives of mass-media from the Peoples Republic of China, Kazakhstan, Kirghizia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan. For several days visitors will get acquainted with national culture, traditions and history of the peoples of Bashkortostan, will learn about social and economic situation in the region and its industrial potential.

Today young journalists will visit LLC NPP "Burintex", "Yunost" swimming pool, will see the exhibits of the National Museum of Bashkortostan Republic.

On August 23, mass-media representatives of million cities will have an opportunity to interview the head of Ufa administration Irek Yalalov. The delegation will visit a mosque Lyalya-Tulpan where a meeting with the Supreme Mufti of Russia Talgat Tadzhuddin will be held. The same day journalists will visit the Republican Military Hall of Fame.

On the last day of the forum, on August 24, young wordsmiths will visit the student's design office "Infokosmos" of USATU (Ufa State Aviation Technical University).

Participants from St.-Petersburg, Nizhni Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Chelyabinsk, Perm and Krasnoyarsk have already arrived in Ufa.

Today delegations of young journalists from China, Kirghizia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan are also coming.

The capital of Bashkortostan will receive visitors till August 25. Participants of the forum will hold a joint meeting with representatives of Ufa mass-media.