Dolgan

Dolgans are indigenous minorities in the north of the Krasnoyarsk Territory and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

Most of the Dolgans live in the Taimyr Dolgan-Nenets municipal district of the Krasnoyarsk Territory (the rural settlement of Khatanga and the urban settlement of Dudinka), a small part of the Dolgans live in the Anabar ulus of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

According to the 2010 census, the number of Dolgans in the Russian Federation is 7885 people, 1840 people live in cities, 6045 in rural areas.

Self-names are widespread - haka, dulgaan, tye kihite.

Dolgans differ in dialects: Western, Eastern and Popigai-Anabar.

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TV lessons on Dolgan language

‘Йоҥчэдиэ’ project (from the Yukaghir language it means ‘a bell’) took place thanks to the support of a grant from the head of the Rupublic of Sakha (Yakutia) among the media. A total of 200 releases have been prepared, with forty five-minute TV lessons in each language. The project is designed for people who do not speak or have poor command of their native language.

The author and leader of the project is Natalia Smetanina, the director is Nina Kornilova.

We would like to thank the Ministry of Innovation, Digital Development and Infocommunication Technologies of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), the Association of Indigenous Minorities of the North of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), National Broadcast Company ‘Sakha’, Joint Stock Company ‘Almazy Anabara’ for support and assistance in the implementation of the ‘Йоҥчэдиэ’ project...

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Телеуроки по долганскому. Галина Жаркова

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