A meeting of the Federal organizing Committee for the preparation and holding of the 39th International Hanseatic Days in Pskov in 2019 was held in Moscow on the 7th of February
The meeting was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of the Russian Federation Olga Golodets.
The delegation from the Pskov region was led by the interim Governor of Pskov region Mikhail Vedernikov. Among the delegation members were: Head of Pskov Ivan Tsetsersky, the first Deputy governor of the Pskov region Vera Emelyanova, the Vice-governor of the region Alexander Kuznetsov, the chairman of the State Culture Committee of the Pskov region Zhanna Malysheva, the chairman of the State Committee on the protection of cultural heritage of the region Elena Yakovleva, Head of international relations and Hanseatic department of Pskov City Duma Tatiana Pustoshkina.
The Organizing Committee supported the funds for repair and restoration work of the ancient part of the city. The corresponding assignments were given to the Ministries of Finance and Culture of the Russian Federation.
The Ministry of Culture will take control of the execution of state contracts for the development of project documentation and the production of repair and restoration works on the complex of the Old town.