Members of the Northern Forum

SM Kopin

“The Northern Forum gives a strong impetus to developing northern regions’ initiatives and serves as a platform for their cooperation”.


Roman Kopin,

Governor of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug

25 May 2020
NEFU Arctic Summer School 2020 will be held online for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic

The annual international Arctic summer school of the North-Eastern Federal University (NEFU) will be held online for the first time because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Many international events this [ ... ]

22 May 2020
Russian Arctic National Park launched Youtube educational project

National Park “Russian Arctic” launched the project “Arctic educational program” on Youtube, where employees of the national park and invited experts talk about the region.

As the director [ ... ]

21 May 2020
Congratulations on the Day of Polar Explorers!

Dear friends!

The Northern Forum Secretariat congratulates you on the Day of Polar Explorers!

This day relates to the date of the launch of the first drifting polar station "North Pole-1" on May 21, [ ... ]

20 May 2020
First investments in future Arctic port exceed $5 million

The Belkomur project is a new railway route, which will connect industrially developed regions in Siberia and the Urals with ports in Russia’s north and north-west.

About five million dollars have [ ... ]

19 May 2020
Canadian researchers find dangerous toxins in Arctic Ice

The toxic compounds of fluorine and organic acids, used as a substitute for freons, have been accumulating in Arctic ice deposits for several decades, TASS reports with reference to a study by Canadian [ ... ]

18 May 2020
Russia to offer preferences for people relocating to the Arctic

Russia's Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic included into its draft strategy for developing the Arctic territory the creation of a new system of preferences [ ... ]

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