Members of the Northern Forum

SM Pilyasov

“We have approved the Lapland project and have treated it with care. I would emphasize three ideas that are the cornerstone of this document: traditions as the backbone <…>, reasonable ambition <…> and becoming a ‘smart organization”.


Alexander Pilyasov,

General Director, Regional Consulting Institute; Director, North and Arctic Economics Centre for the Study of Productive Forces

18 Oct 2019
Youth Eco-Forum 2019: Outcomes

Youth Eco-Forum 2019 was held in Akureyri, Iceland from October 7 to 10. In total, 40 children from Northern Forum member-regions took part in it: from Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug, [ ... ]

17 Oct 2019
Arctic Circle session “Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Arctic: Regional Cooperation” held by Northern Forum

During the International Arctic Circle Assembly 2019 in Reykjavik (Iceland), the Northern Forum held a session “Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Arctic: Regional Cooperation”. Among the speakers [ ... ]

11 Oct 2019
YEF participants make reports on water resources preservation

On October 9, 2019, the Arctic Portal Director Halldór Jóhannsson gave a lecture to the participants of the 2019 YEF.

After that, children presented their reports on the issues of rivers protection, [ ... ]

08 Oct 2019
Mayor of Akureyri welcomes YEF participants


AKUREYRI - Mayor of Akureyri, Ásthildur Sturludóttir welcomed the YEF’s participants on the first day of the forum.



On the first day of the 2019 Youth Ecological Forum, the [ ... ]

08 Oct 2019
2019 Youth Ecological Forum in Akureyri: “Voices of the Northern Regions Youth for the Protection of the Arctic Water Resources”

2019 Youth Ecological Forum will take place in Akureyri, Iceland on October 7-10. It is organized by the Northern Forum Secretariat with the support of the Akureyri Municipality.



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07 Oct 2019
Digest of the NSDF news

September 24 - 28, representatives of the northern regions took part in the Northern Forum of Sustainable Development of the Arctic, held in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Yakutsk. Today, the issue of [ ... ]

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