Members of the Northern Forum

SM Korchunov

“Today, the global trend and the reverse side of globalization is regionalization. Performance of Barents and Arctic councils would be a good example, as their main driver is the regions”.


Nikolay Korchunov,

Ambassador-at-Large of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

19 Sep 2019
Research and Education Center for the Development of the Arctic and Subarctic will be opened in Yakutia


The governor of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) Aisen Nikolaev held a meeting on the republic's national projects and listened to the members of cabinet ministers' report who are responsible for [ ... ]

17 Sep 2019
Reindeer courses were opened for yamal students

The reindeer courses were opened in the Nenets Agrarian Technical School this year. Since the courses are new, teachers from Yamal visited Norway to gain experience of reindeer herders training and business [ ... ]

16 Sep 2019
Nenets autonomous okrug join work on creating research and education center based on NARFU

Arkhangelsk Oblast, Nenets Autonomous okrug and NARFU signed a cooperation agreement. The parties agreed to join forces to create the Research and Education Center “Russian Arctic: new materials, technologies, [ ... ]

13 Sep 2019
The forum on sustainable development of the North and the Arctic will be held in the capital of Yakutia

On September 24-28, a conference on the sustainable development of the northern territories will be held in Yakutsk. This was announced by the head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Aisen Nikolaev at [ ... ]

12 Sep 2019
The Government of Canada Launches Co-Developed Arctic and Northern Policy Framework

On September 10 2019, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations launched Canada's Arctic and Northern Policy Framework.

The Framework sets out a long-term, strategic vision [ ... ]

11 Sep 2019
Arctic ice melted a third more than usual in August, scientists tell

The average ice area in the Arctic region was 35% less in August 2019 than the average for this month, Copernicus European Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) reports.

"The average area of ​​Arctic [ ... ]

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