The First Deputy Secretary General - Head of the General Secretariat of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly Svetlana Smirnova met with the Head of the Republic, Aisen Nikolaev as part of her working visit to the Republic of Sakha-Yakutia (Russia).
Svetlana Smirnova proposed to Aisen Nikolaev to hold the first Eurasian competitions in national and non-Olympic sports "EURASIADA" in Yakutia.
She highly appreciated the level and special significance of the international events that took place in Yakutsk during her working visit to Yakutia: the 1st Forum of compatriots-Yakutians and the Ethno-Erato International High Fashion Festival. Svetlana Smirnova also voiced to Aisen Nikolaev the idea of creating the International Ethnofashion Centre in Yakutsk. The idea was proposed by the Festival participants.