Online arctic summer school 2020

Arctic Summer School 2020 is organized by North-Eastern Federal University. The school is co-organized with Northern Forum international organization and will be held online from July 27 – August 7, 2020. Applications until July 25, 2020.

The lecture course will focus on the following topics:

  • Development of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation,
  • Yakutia’s Regional Development,
  • Culture of the Indigenous Peoples of the Russian Federation,
  • Climate Change,
  • Permafrost issues,
  • Tourism in the Arctic,
  • Transport infrastructure in the Arctic (North-East Passage)

The lectures will be held via ZOOM platform. Lectures will be 40 minutes plus 20 minutes for questions and discussion.

Participation fee: 100 Euro
Language: English
(Lectures are in English or in Russian with English simultaneous interpretation).

For application please register at
The system requires to create a profile after that please proceed to the application form link

Target group:
Undergraduate and graduate students interested in the Arctiс Issues, Permafrost Studies, Yakut and Indigenous Cultures and Ethnography
(issues of international cooperation, geography, biology, ecology, tourism, history, ethnography, anthropology, etc.)

For additional information, please contact Alexandra Ponomareva,

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