Train in Yakutia, Russia

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

20 May 2024
The first business and scientific forum was held in Harbin


On May 19, the first business and scientific forum "Northern Forum - China: cooperation in innovative technologies for the protection and development of the arctic" was held in Harbin, at the [ ... ]

Northern Forum
25 Apr 2024
International experts highly appreciated Ugra's experience in preserving the traditional culture of indigenous peoples


On April 23 in Khanty-Mansiysk during the V All-Russian Forum of National Unity under the auspices of the Northern Forum an international teleconference “Traditional Knowledge: Acquisition, [ ... ]

25 Apr 2024
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues continues its work


The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) is holding its 23rd session in New York from April 15 to 26. The Forum is attended by representatives of UN agencies and bodies, [ ... ]

24 Apr 2024
Tomsk hosted the Northern Forum round table


The Northern Forum is a platform for international, interregional cooperation, exchange of experience, knowledge in all spheres of socio-economic development of the regions and creates various [ ... ]

Northern Forum
23 Apr 2024
The Northern Forum – China: Cooperation in Innovative Technologies for the Protection and Development of the Arctic


Throughout its history, the Northern Forum has held various events (project meetings, workshops, meetings of the Regional Coordinators Committee, General Assemblies) in different countries, including [ ... ]

27 Mar 2024
XII International Festival of Cinematic Debuts “Spirit of Fire” ended


XII International Festival of Cinematic Debuts “Spirit of Fire” ended. Once again, under the leadership of festival president Emir Kusturica, thanks to general partner Gazprom Neft, general [ ... ]


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5th Northern Sustainable Development Forum

II half of 2024
Yakutsk, Russia

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Northern Youth Forum

The Northern Youth Forum (NYF) is a youth wing of the Northern Forum, consisting of representatives of young people from the age of 16 to 40 years.

Mission of the NYF is to strengthen the spirit of trust and cooperation between young representatives of Northern regions and countries at the stage of personal and professional views’ formation.

Goal of the NYF is to promote the interests and views of young people in solving the problems facing the Northern Forum by using the potential of international youth cooperation.