The Congress opened Abkhaz language courses in St. Petersburg.
The annual award “Best Artist of the Year” was held in Abkhazia.
Members of the WAC and representatives of the Abkhaz-Abaza Diaspora from St. Petersburg took part in the celebration of the Victory Day in the northern capital of Russia.
The IX St. Petersburg Festival of Culture of the Peoples of the Caucasus was held in the northern capital of Russia, where for the first time the representatives of the World Abaza Congress participated.
Literary evening, timed to the anniversary of the outstanding writer Fazil Iskander, was held in St. Petersburg.
The ceremony of laying wreaths and flowers at the Piskarevskoe memorial cemetery in memory of those killed during the siege of Leningrad was held in St. Petersburg on Saturday, January 26th.
A New Year's Eve was held in St. Petersburg for the Abkhaz and Abaza living in the Russian northern capital.
Exposition on the history and ethnography of the Abaza is represented in the Russian Museum of Ethnography of St. Petersburg.
Meeting of representatives of the Abkhaz-Abaza ethnic group, organized at the initiative of the World Abaza Congress, was first held in St. Petersburg on Sunday, November 11.