02 October 2014, Thursday, 10:34
UFA, 2 October 2014. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. On Wednesday, October 1, a delegation of the Republic of Bashkortostan for UNESCO Affairs flew to Europe to participate in the international educational project "Dialogue and Cooperation". It takes place in the context of implementation of the Communiqué — Agreement on cooperation between Bashkortostan and UNESCO, which was signed by the President RB Rustem Khamitov and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova at the Paris headquarters of the organization on October 1, 2013.
The delegation includes representatives of educational and cultural institutions of Ufa, Meleuz, Belebey, Karmaskaly village — activists of the international UNESCO movement in the republic.
In France, Switzerland, Monaco and Italy it is planned to visit the UNESCO Associated Schools, meet with colleagues, compatriots and sightsee the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
In addition, the Bashkir delegation will visit the headquarters of UNESCO in Paris and the United Nations headquarters in Geneva, the press service of the Committee of Bashkortostan Republic for UNESCO Affairs reports.