Members of the Northern Forum


“The problem is that an opportunity should be an opportunity for everyone. We heard about reindeer herders, and they should have their own opportunities. The Arctic has 24 various ethnicities that are interested in promoting their produce”.


Svein D. Mathiesen,

Head of Institute of Circumpolar Reindeer Husbandry, University of the Arctic

01 Jul 2020
The Northern Forum Call for Projects - 2020

From July 1, the Northern Forum announces Call for Projects 2020.

The purpose of the Call is to strengthen and to expand the interaction between regions to all aspects of the social and economic development [ ... ]

23 Jun 2020
Northern Forum Regional Coordinators Committee meeting

On June 22, 2020, a meeting of the Northern Forum Regional Coordinators Committee was held online on Zoom platform.

Regional Coordinators Committee meeting was held online for the first time.

The moderator [ ... ]

19 Jun 2020
The volume of annual traffic on the NSR in 2020 may exceed 30 million tons

The head of the Rosatom State Corporation, Alexei Likhachev, reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin that in 2019, the volume of traffic along the Northern Sea Route amounted to 5.5 million tons, [ ... ]

18 Jun 2020
Trump orders icebreaking fleet program

US President Donald Trump has ordered his administration to develop a program to build a polar icebreaking fleet for the Arctic and Antarctic.

"The United States will develop and execute [ ... ]

17 Jun 2020
Independence Day in Iceland

Today, on June 17th Iceland is celebrating Independence Day. This holiday is also called Icelandic National Day or simply 'the seventeenth of June'. The day marks Iceland's independence from Denmark.

Iceland [ ... ]

17 Jun 2020

The nature reserve will be located on an archipelago in the East Siberian Sea.

The Minister of Ecology, Nature Management and Forestry of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Sakhamin Afanasyev announced [ ... ]

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