In Russia may receive a new holiday — father’s Day. In 2014, the proposal introduced the initiative group of state Duma Deputy Alexander Sidyakin. The idea was supported by the Ministry of labour and social protection, as well as the women’s Union of Russia.
A new party may appear in Russia – father’s Day. It will be held on the third Sunday of October. This idea is discussed in the presidential administration, the newspaper «Izvestia».
Offer in 2014, introduced the initiative group of the Deputy of the state Duma from «United Russia» Alexander Sidyakin. Then the idea was supported by the Ministry of labour and social protection, as well as the women’s Union of Russia.
Once held parliamentary hearings the subject is left for consideration to the presidential administration. The establishment of holidays and observances is the authority of the head of state.
Experts note that the establishment of a new holiday would be one example of the government’s vision for the development of family policy until 2025. In this document there is a paragraph on the promotion of traditional family values.