Members of the Northern Forum

SM Mazharov

“Under national goals and strategic development objectives, the Government committed to developing the Northern Sea Route by 2024 and take the cargo traffic up to 80 million tons involving Russia’s regional authorities, mainly in the northern regions”.


Alexander Mazharov,

Deputy Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug

17 Feb 2020
Registration is Open for the 1st Arctic Indigenous Peoples´ Food Congress

Food Congress is to be held in Guovdageaidnu (Kautokeino), Norway on March 9-13, 2020.

The event will have a youth profile, while the program will include cooking, demonstration of traditional [ ... ]

12 Feb 2020
IXth International Interregional Olympiad “SCHOOL OF LIVING IN THE NORTH”

The Municipal Educational Institution “Yakutsk City National Gymnasium named after Antonina G. and Nikolay K. Chiryayevs” in Yakutsk calls students from the northern regions to participate in the [ ... ]

11 Feb 2020
Bills on incentives for investors in the Arctic submitted to the State Duma

The Russian government has submitted to the State Duma a bill on incentives for investors in the Arctic zone. Preferential tax conditions are provided for the development of offshore oil and gas [ ... ]

08 Feb 2020
Member Region of the Northern Forum Gangwon Province to Host 4th Winter Youth Olympic Games in 2024

IOC President Thomas Bach (second from right), South Korean Sport Minister Park Yang-woo (first from right) and Gangwon Province Gov. Choi Moon-soon (center) pose for a photo after the IOC voted to award [ ... ]

07 Feb 2020
Putin: Cooperation between Arctic Council countries is important

President of Russia Vladimir Putin noted that Russia and Canada were neighbors in the Arctic and share the responsibility for the development of the region, at the presentation [ ... ]

06 Feb 2020
Sami National Day (Samisk nasjonaldag) 6th February

Sami National Day is celebrated on 6th February. It was first celebrated in 1993, when the United Nations proclaimed the International Year of Indigenous People open in Jokkmokk, Sweden. Sami [ ... ]

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