Alaska Native Collections – Sharing Knowledge

 
Meet the People
Zhargal Solovyev

Zhargal Solovyev

Vera and Zhargal are Yakut from the Russian Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). They run the website and non-profit corporation Sakha Open World, which is dedicated to the providing support for Yakutians all over the world, as well as spreading knowledge about the region. In 2004 the website received the Yakutians Abroad award from the Ministry of External Relations of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). [Last updated in 2013]