Acting on this, activist of "Adyghe Hase" in Turkey businessman from Ankara Yasar Hagundokov informed to Head of Adygeya Murat Kumpilov in today's working meeting. The meeting was also attended by Minister of Culture Gazy Chemso.
With the policy of the Russian President, Dmitry Medvedev, aimed at the development of international relations, relations between Russia and Turkey in recent years have become increasingly close. Representatives of business circles of this country, mayors of major cities, the leaders of the Circassian organizations - are frequent visitors of Adygeya. Therefore it is not surprising that in a hard day for the republic when many settlements are submergence by flood waters, the region visited by the chairman of "Adyghe Hase" Turkey Djigan Dzhandemir and activist of the movement Yasar Hagundokov. The situation, in were compatriots living in their historic homeland – Adygeya is shoking. Returning to Turkey, they have announced to raise funds for the victims. Tens of thousands of people responded to a call for fundraising, in the end "Adyge Hase" collected for flood victims in Adygea 30 thousand dollars.
Yashar Hagundokov said to Murat Kumpilov that the collected funds will be transferred to the Fund for flood victims. He expressed the wish that they were directed to the work associated with the restoration of social institutions.
Activist "Adyghe Hase," also expressed his appreciation for the concert, which state ensemble of folk songs of Adygeya "Islamey" made in Ankara. "This original and unique creative team has been loved in Turkey - said Yashar Hagundokov. - It is a symbol of high intellectual culture of Circassians."
The meeting also discussed aspects of training of the representatives of Circassian diaspora in the colleges of the country. Already this year, in Adyghe State University there will be students of 50 young people and 20 will be trained in the Maikop State Technological University on a budgetary basis. This was made possible by the Agreement signed between the Republic of Adygeya and the Federal Agency "Rossotrudnichestvo." It should be noted that the Agreement allows to expand comprehensive ties with compatriots in various spheres - cultural, economic, educational, creates an efficient system of information cooperation.
Yasar Hagundokov and Murat Kumpilov also discussed the issue of studying the language by Circassian compatriots abroad.
- Most of the ethnic Circassians is willing to learn their native language, history and cultural heritage. And we will help them do so. Adygey Republican Institute of Humanitarian Studies carried out extensive work on preparing a set of methodological and teaching materials for learning the native language for the Circassian diaspora - said Murat Kumpilov.
Acting Head of Adygeya republic's leaders promised to promote the participation of specialists from Adygeya in a conference on the conservation of the Circassian language, to be held in November in Jordan.