Makhachkala, December 15, 2015. On Monday, December 14, the official delegation of Dagestan led by Ramazan Abdulatipov arrived in Paris, where the Headquarters of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization hosts December 14 – 17, the Days of Dagestan Culture dedicated to the 2000th Anniversary of the city of Derbent. The main purpose is to show the city of Russia - Derbent as a unique monument of history, culture, architecture and archeology included into the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Let us remind, the UNESCO pursues the goal to contribute to peace and security by promoting cooperation among the nations through education, science and culture in order to impart universal respect for justice, the rule of law and the human rights and fundamental freedoms which are affirmed for the peoples of the world, without distinction of race, sex, language or religion, by the Charter of the United Nation. UNESCO also deals with problems of geology, social sciences, the biosphere and oceanography.
Dagestani Head will meet with the representatives of business circles of France's Association "Franco-Russian dialogue", the Russian Ambassador to France Alexander Orlov and Director-General of UNESCO Erik Foltov on the Champs Elysees within the Days of Dagestan in the UNESCO.
The highlight of the program of Dagestan Days in Paris will become an exhibition entitled “Culture. People. Dagestan”, held in the Pas Perdus Hall of the UNESCO Headquarters.
The gala concert will complete the jubilee celebrations dedicated to the 2000th anniversary of Derbent. As a part of the musical and theatrical chronicle of thousands of "potter's wheel", there will be recreated the historical reconstruction of life, traditions and customs of inhabitants of one of the oldest cities in Russia.
The visitors will get familiarized with episodes reflecting the most significant events of Derbent history.
The two-hour show with modern pictorial technologies, the 3d-projection and stereo will include the magnificent theater actors’ playing accompanied by a symphony orchestra and orchestra of folk instruments.
Dagestani Head is accompanied by the 1st Deputy Prime Minister of Daghestan Anatoly Karibov, the head of press service and information department of Daghestani Head and the Government RD Tamara Chinennaya, Dagestan minister of culture Zarema Butaeva, Dagestan minister of industry, trade and investment Yusup Umavov, the mayor of Derbent Malik Bagley.