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Olonets delegation visited Lycksele municipality in Västerbotten

17 april 2019

After the renewal of the twinning relations between the Karelian Olonets and Lycksele kommun in Västerbotten, contacts are actively developing. In April 2019, a delegation from the Olonets municipality visited Lycksele. The discussion touched upon the issues of culture, education, social protection. The guests visited the social center, the library, the local museum of forest and Sami culture. A separate topic for the talks was the participation of the cultural delegation from Olonets in the Days of Karelia, which are planned in Västerbotten at the end of November 2019. The partners' upcoming plans also include implementation of the school exchange initiative, the theme of which will be the participation of senior high school students in environmental projects.