Governor - Gleb Sergeyevich Nikitin
Ranking 8th in the rating of innovative regions of Russia (AIRR 2018)
The strategy is based on global trends, development priorities of the Russian Federation, as well as on the values and principles set out in the Charter of the Nizhny Novgorod region, which expresses the will of its population. Accordingly, the Strategy provides for the rights and freedoms of man and citizen as the Supreme value, cares about economic and social development Nizhny Novgorod region, based on historical and cultural traditions of the population of Nizhny Novgorod region, attaches importance to the development of local government. The main value of the Strategy is People, creating favorable conditions for their development and prosperity.