The State Duma Discussed the Issues of Language Policy

Государственная Дума рассмотрела вопросы языковой политики
On the 28th of November 2013 a round-table discussion on the topic of “State language policy in the Russian Federation: current status and perspectives“ was held by the State Duma Committee for the ethnic minorities. Professor of the Chair of Russian Language and Literature I.V. Kicheva took part in it. The participants discussed the problems of the Russian language as the official language of the RF, analyzed the current language situation and discussed the issues of studying and protecting ethnic languages of the Russian Federation. The area of discussion also included the issue of improving immigrants Russian Language skills.