Bridge in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia

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

29 Sep 2023


Vera Kondratieva, Goodwill Ambassador of the International Organization of Northern Regions "Northern Forum", participant of the Eurasian Association of Regional Women Leaders, member of the Public [ ... ]

26 Sep 2023
Congratulations to Alexander Kugaevsky on his well-deserved award


We congratulations from the bottom of our hearts to  Alexander Kugaevsky, Goodwill Ambassador of the Northern Forum, Deputy Rector of the M.K. Ammosov NEFU for analytical and expert [ ... ]

Northern Forum
21 Sep 2023
Natalia Komarova: Language is the foundation of national culture and literature


The All-Russian Conference of Finno-Ugric Writers with International Participation opened in Khanty-Mansiysk. The event is held under the auspices of the Commission of the Russian Federation for [ ... ]

15 Sep 2023
 8th Eastern Economic Forum: Arctic Startup Expedition presentation


On the sidelines of the 8th Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, a presentation of the “Arctic Startup Expedition Far East and Arctic of Russia” (ASE) took place, the purpose of which is [ ... ]

Northern Youth Forum
13 Sep 2023
Norway's Chairship making efforts to restore work


All Arctic countries have agreed on new guidelines that allow the Arctic Council's working groups to resume their activities.

12 Sep 2023
8th Eastern Economic Forum: RACAR panel discussion


On September 11, 2023 in Vladivostok as part of the 8th Eastern Economic Forum at the stand of the Ministry of Higher Education and Science of the Russian Federation with the support of the federal [ ... ]


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Members of the Northern Forum

5th Northern Sustainable Development Forum

November 7-10, 2023
Yakutsk, Russia

Board of Governors
Regional Coordinators Committee (RCC)
Business Partners
Goodwill Ambassadors
Northern Youth Forum

Northern Youth Forum

The Northern Youth Forum (NYF) is a youth wing of the Northern Forum, consisting of representatives of young people from the age of 16 to 40 years.

Mission of the NYF is to strengthen the spirit of trust and cooperation between young representatives of Northern regions and countries at the stage of personal and professional views’ formation.

Goal of the NYF is to promote the interests and views of young people in solving the problems facing the Northern Forum by using the potential of international youth cooperation.