The annual All-Russian Conference “Demographic Development of the Far East”, organized by the Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic, the Agency for the Human Capital Development in the Russian Far East and the Government of the Magadan Region, was held from 28 to 30 of June, 2019 in Magadan city.
The discussion focused on measures of improving the demographic situation in the Russian Far East, promoting the institution of the family, building a culture of early health diagnosis, increasing life expectancy of the Far Eastern residents, and provide training, employment and retention of the younger generation in the Russian Far East.
The conference was attended by representatives of federal and regional authorities, scientific, educational, public organizations and our institution.
“To ensure the strategic initiative of the President Vladimir Putin concern advanced development of the Russian Far East the most important is to solve demographic problems of the macro-region.
Demographic problems and related issues of the standard of living and life quality of the population are critically important for the management system of the Russian Far East development, which actually has not been formed enough. Moreover, there is no reliable information base to understand the sources of problems for effective management decisions. Currently our Institution is working on these issues” – said Ruslan Gulidov, Acting Director of FANU “Vostokgosplan”.