Indigenous Tent in Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, 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

22 Feb 2024
Daryana Maksimova spoke about Women of the Arctic initiative


On February 20, Daryana Maksimova, Deputy Executive Director of the Northern Forum, took part in a meeting with Maria Afonina, Vice-Rector for Educational Activities of the Senezh Management Workshop [ ... ]

Northern Forum
19 Feb 2024
Red Book Through the Eyes of Children


Presenting to your attention the collection of works of the winners of the Contest "Red Book Through the Eyes of Children" 2022-2023.

14 Feb 2024
Tomsk Oblast joins the Northern Forum


The Secretariat and the Government of the Tomsk Oblast held an online meeting to discuss the Oblast's accession to the Northern Forum.

Northern Forum
10 Feb 2024
Happy Oriental New Year


May the Year of the Dragon be filled with confidence and courage. Wishing you all prosperity and joy. Happy Oriental New Year!

09 Feb 2024
Northern Forum press conference


Today the Northern Forum held its first press conference after a long break, timed to coincide with the Day of Russian Science and the Day of Diplomatic Worker.

Northern Forum
01 Feb 2024
 Arctic Council observers meeting


Yesterday, the Chairman of the Senior Arctic Officials Committee held a meeting with observers.

Northern Forum

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Members of the Northern Forum

5th Northern Sustainable Development Forum

II half of 2024
Yakutsk, Russia

Board of Governors
Regional Coordinators Committee (RCC)
Business Partners
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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.