LUKOIL AND NENETS AUTONOMOUS DISTRICT DEVELOP COOPERATION
Monday, June 1, 2020
LUKOIL and the Nenets Autonomous District have concluded a supplemental cooperation agreement for 2020. The document sets out major areas of joint activities to promote social and economic development of the region.
LUKOIL will provide financial support to sports, cultural and educational initiatives, youth policy projects, patriotic upbringing and preservation of the indigenous culture of the Arctic ethnic groups. For instance, a unique medical and social project, Krasnyi Chum, designed to support tundra nomads and communities in remote villages, will continue along with other charitable initiatives, including construction of the Russian Arctic Orthodox Education Center in Naryan-Mar.
As part of efforts to fight COVID-19, LUKOIL has provided 20 million rubles to purchase medical devices, drugs and personal protective equipment for healthcare facilities of the Nenets Autonomous District.