Valentine Matancita: Gleb Schelkunov / “Kommersant»
Speaker of the Federation Council of Russia Valentina Matvienko has called loneliness one of the biggest challenges for modern humanity, reports TASS.
“I have offered the Ministry of happiness as something not very supportive. Well, on the order of the Ministry of solitude”, she said at a meeting with workers of social sphere of the village.
Matviyenko gave the example of Britain, where such office has already been created.
She also stressed that from loneliness are more likely to suffer the elderly. “Not even so much the money is needed, how much attention these people”, — said the speaker of the upper house of Parliament.
Helps in solving the problem of training members of the older generation to use computers and the network. “And then they follow their grandchildren on the Internet, check their diaries and so forth,” — said Matvienko.
On January 17 the head of the British government, Theresa may has appointed the Minister of sport and society, Trami Crouch to head the new Department — the ministries of loneliness. What exactly is Crouch and her subordinates will be engaged in is not specified. It is known that the Ministry will cooperate with the Commission for the loneliness created by the murdered in 2016 Joe Cox from the labour Party. Her activism and inspired may for the creation of an Agency.
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