The Festival of National Cultures of Ukraine was held in Uzhgorod on December 11-12. Within the program of the festival, the Forum “Polyethnic and Polyreligious Ukraine: An Example of Transcarpathia” was held. Two roundtables with the participation of experts, public activists, representatives of the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine and local self-government bodies were working in the conference hall of Transcarpathian Regional State Administration: “The unity of diversity is the key to sustainable economic development. Transcarpathia as a unique example” and “Ethno-confessional situation in Ukraine and its peculiarities in the South-West region”. At the first round table, the report “State Policy of Ukraine in the Ethno-National Sphere: Modern Priorities, Internal and External Challenges” was presented by Doctor of Political Sciences, Professor, Leading Research Scientist of I.F. Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Expert Council of the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine on issues of Ethno-Politics Oleg Kalakura.

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