Welcome to the website of the 7th World Congress of the Finno-Ugric peoples!

The 7th World Congress of the Finno-Ugric peoples took place 15.-17.6.2016 in the Sibelius Hall in Lahti. The main theme of the Congress is ”The Finno-Ugric peoples - towards sustainable development”. The World Congress unites the Finno-Ugric and Samoyed peoples at a joint forum, with the aim of discussing issues dealing with the preservation and reviving of the languages and cultures of these peoples, as well as issues concerning the rights of indigenous and minority peoples.

The first World Congress of Finno-Ugric peoples was organized in 1992 in Syktyvkar in the Komi Republic in Russia, the second World Congress in 1996 in Budapest in Hungary, the 3rd Congress in the year 2000 in Helsinki, the 4th Congress in 2004 in Tallinn, the fifth Congress in 2008 in Khanty-Mansyisk in Russia, the 6th Congress in 2012 in Siófok in Hungary.

For more information on the previous World Congresses please see the following site: http://www.fennougria.eehttp://www.fucongress.org/

 

 

 

The collection of the speeches and documents of the Congress has been published

The collection of the speeches and documents of the VII World Congress of the Finno-Ugric Peoples has been published. The publication is made in the three languages

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Recommendations and presentations of the Thematic Sessions have been published

Here you can see the recommendations and presentations of the Thematic Sessions

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The meeting of the Consultative Committee of Finno-Ugric Peoples in Woscow 16.04.2016

16 th of April the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Komi at the Administration of the President of Russian Federation was hosting a meeting in Moscow with Consultative Committee of Finno-Ugric peoples.

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The registration fee for observers is reduced!

The registration fee for observers is 70 €. (Attention! New reduced price).
Registration ends on April 30, 2016.

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A regular meeting of the coordinators of the Consulting Committee of the Finno-Ugric peoples discussing the issues of preparation for the World Congress has been held in Moscow.

7th of February 2016 in Moscow the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Komi was hosting a meeting with Consulting Committee coordinators of Finno-Ugric peoples.

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A meeting of moderators and keynote speakers of thematic sessions of VII World Congress of Finno-Ugric Peoples was held in Moscow

On 8th of February, in preparations for the VII World Congress of Finno-Ugric peoples, the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Komi in Moscow was hosting a meeting with moderators and keynote speakers of the thematic areas. Representatives of ten of the Finno-Ugric nations attended the meeting.

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The meeting of the Consultative Committee of Finno-Ugric Peoples in Lahti

The meeting of the Consultative Committee of Finno-Ugric Peoples took place in Lahti 5.-7.11.2015.

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Seminar of project ”NGO:s role in preserving Finno-Ugric Languages and Cultures” in Khanty-Mansiisk

A seminar of the project ”NGO:s role in preserving Finno-Ugric Languages and Cultures” was held in Khanty-Mansiisk, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug Yugra, Russia 28-31 October 2015.

 

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