This year the regional branch of the Russian Geographical Society and its Youth Club hold 4th All-Russian Big Geographic Festival. Organizers promise an extensive scientific and cultural program.
The festival is held to popularize geographical knowledge, study the historical and cultural heritage of the country and is dedicated to the jubilee event - this year the branch of the Russian Geographical Society in Yakutia turns 105 years old.
The festival will organize Forum of Youth Clubs of the Russian Geographical Society in the Far East Federal District, the first working meeting of the Youth Clubs of the Russian Geographical Society of the Far East Regions with representatives of the Executive Directorate of the All-Russian Public Organization Russian Geographical Society, a scientific and practical conference, etc.
Within the festival, the geographical dictation "My Yakutia" will also take place. Those who win a battle of wits will be awarded prizes.
The festival is organized with the support of Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University, the Ministry of Nature Protection of the Republic, the Ministry for Youth Affairs and Family Policy of Yakutia.