President Vladimir Putin greeted the delegates and guests of the VII Congress of the Assembly of peoples of Russia, noting a large, multifaceted activities of the Assembly, reported on the Kremlin website on Saturday.
“I greet you on the occasion of the opening of the VII Congress of the Assembly of peoples of Russia. In this regard, I note a large, multifaceted activities of the Assembly of peoples of Russia, which over the years has implemented a number of diverse and meaningful projects, conducted a large-scale youth forums, congresses of the peoples of Russia and professional competitions of leaders of nonprofit organizations from different regions of the country,” — said in greeting.
Putin noted that the government pays priority attention to the problems of preserving the unity of the multinational people of the Russian Federation, improvement of intercultural and interreligious dialogue.
“It is important that in this serious, in-demand work actively used the potential of public and religious associations, scientific and expert circles,” the President added.
He also noted the successful development established by the Assembly of the Federal networks of technical resource centers to support national and international public associations, regional and municipal authorities.
“So popular, truly selfless work deserves deep respect”, — concluded Putin wished the delegates and guests of the Congress success.