Norilsk Nickel took part in the UN Human Rights Forum
"In 2024, within the framework of the Norilsk Nickel program to support the indigenous peoples of Taimyr, it is planned to build three cultural centers in the villages of Nosok, Volochanka, Kheta, purchase 15 apartments for orphans, and build a workshop for processing deer meat and fish in Dudinka," the head of the analytical center of the Department of Federal and Regional Programs of Norilsk Nickel Alexander Shaburkin said on the sidelines of the UN Human Rights Forum in Geneva. directions.
Speaking to UN officials and experts, the representative of Norilsk Nickel noted that during the four years of the implementation of the program, 15 rural houses and 3 paramedic-obstetric stations with housing for medical personnel in the villages of Ust-Avam, Volochanka, Ust-Port, the building of the Visitor Center in the village of Ust-Avam, 11 schools in remote villages of Taimyr were equipped satellite equipment and sets of computer and office equipment as part of the implementation of the Internet education system, 2 refrigerated installations were supplied for the storage and transshipment of deer meat, fish, poultry.
International experts showed great interest in the Human Rights Report for 2022 presented by the company, as well as in Norilsk Nickel's experience in conducting the procedure of Free, prior and informed Consent (SPOS) in Tukhard.
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