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SM Kharitonov

“The Forum is of utmost strategic importance for the whole global community. Russia’s northern Arctic territories have a significant historical, political and economic impact on the country’s development. Their potential can and should be efficiently used a foundation for stabilizing economic processes in the country”.


Nikolay Kharitonov,

Chairman of the Committee for Regional Policy and Issues of the North and Far East, State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

15 Oct 2021
Youth Eco Forum 2021 has started its work!

  Today, October 14, the opening of the YEF 2021 took place online. The organizers greeted the participants, explained the progress of the Forum, and the students of the Berdigestyakh secondary [ ... ]

30 Sep 2021

The conference "30 Years of Caring for the North" dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Northern Forum was held on September 29 in Yakutsk as part of the III Northern Forum on Sustainable Development. [ ... ]

30 Sep 2021
First Goodwill Ambassadors of the Northern Forum!

September 27, at a gala event in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Northern Forum, for the first time in the history of the organization, the badges of the Northern Forum Goodwill Ambassador and the [ ... ]

28 Sep 2021
The first day of the III Northern Sustainable Development Forum was a success!

On that day the organizers of the Forum managed to hold ten events of different focus areas.

The highlight of the first day was the international seminar ‘Intellectual Property Rights of Indigenous [ ... ]

16 Sep 2021
YEF-2021 - online format

Dear participants of the Youth Eco-Forum! Due to the difficult epidemiological situation (the increase in the incidence of COVID-19) in Yakutia, the Secretariat of the Northern Forum decided to change [ ... ]

03 Sep 2021

In 2021, the Youth Eco-Forum will be held in the village of Berdigestyah, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) from September 29 to October 7, 2021.

Theme of the YEF 2021: Climate change and permafrost

Quick reference: The [ ... ]

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