Issues of environmental safety and efficient waste management: the national project “Ecology” became the main topic of the round-table meeting of the international festival “To Save and Preserve” participants with representatives of the authorities and environmental agencies of Ugra.
Environmentalists and directors from different countries were able to ask the most pressing questions about the environment and get answers without embellishment.
The round table discussion is a traditional final meeting at the TV festival. The authorities are sharing the achievements of the year. Among the achievements of the region, the First Deputy Governor of Ugra noted successful work with oil companies in eliminating contaminated land and processing of associated gas, reducing harmful emissions into the atmosphere, as well as creating specially protected areas and ecological parks.
“We are interested in showing, telling about what we are doing in terms of safe environmental support, as the district is an industrial region of the country,” said the First Deputy Governor of Ugra Gennady Bukhtin. - We occupy the first places in oil production, power generation, the second place - in gas. Our district is a working region, a hard worker”.
Also, the journalists touched upon the issue of eco-tourism and eco-education, to which they received an answer: environmental education in the region is conducted from kindergarten.