Tatarstan Presidential Russian Language Commission is created — RealnoeVremya.com
The Republican President’s Commission for the Russian Language will report to Tatarstan. The draft decree has already been prepared, it is subject to an anti-corruption inspection.
The goal of the new commission is to create measures to help continue the state policy on the function of the Russian language. One of the tasks is to provide the development of measures for using Russian to interact with other languages, developing bilingual and multilingual education.
The Presidential Commission of Tatarstan for the Russian Language should also define topical issues related to the function of the Russian language and create possible approaches to solving the problems. It will also examine and generalize the best practices, methods and technologies for learning Russian, improve the culture of speech, determine measures to be disseminated and contribute to making the knowledge of the Russian language more popular.
Prime Minister of the Republic Alexey Pesochin is the Chairman of the Presidential Commission for Russian Language of Tatarstan. Deputy Prime Minister Leyla Fazleyeva, Deputy Speaker of the State Council of Tatarstan Yury Kamaltynov (by agreement) and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the regional public organization Russian National and Cultural Association of Tatarstan, the director of school No. 93 Irina Aleksandrovskaya (by agreement) are his deputies.
Upon agreement, it includes the head of the Department of Foreign Languages in International Relations of the Higher School of Foreign Languages and Translation of the Institute of International Relations of the Federal University of Kazan, a member of the Chekhov Commission of the Council of history of world culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences Lia Bushkanets.
At the same time, the Tatarstan Presidential Commission for the Conservation and Development of the Tatar Language will be reformed. A draft of the dedicated decree has already been produced. After the reform, it will be called the Presidential Commission of Tatarstan for the preservation, development of the Tatar language and native languages of representatives of ethnic groups living in the republic.
The aim of the commission, according to the document, is to create measures to ensure the preservation and development of the Tatar language as the official language of Tatarstan and the native languages of representatives of ethnic groups living in the republic, including Tatar . It should determine current tasks in this area and possible approaches to carrying them out.
It should be recalled that the Presidential Commission of Tatarstan for the Conservation and Development of the Tatar Language was established in July 2020 as a permanent consulting firm. Its tasks were to study and disseminate the best Tatar teaching methods, to determine the problems of conservation of the Tatar language and to develop approaches to these problems, to help make the knowledge of the Tatar language more popular , to develop multilingual education, to develop the culture of speech and literary Tatar language, to improve the printing activity in Tatar and others.
It should be noted that 2021 was declared in Tatarstan as the Year of Native Languages and Unity of Peoples.