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The theatrical performance “Light above the Arctic” was recognized as the winner in the nomination “The best theatrical holiday of state significance” of the national award “Theater of the Masses,” the press service of the Ministry of Culture of Yakutia reports.The performance took place on the closing day of the Northern Forum on Sustainable Development - on the Day of Statehood of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) on September 27. The prize was established with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation by the International Union of Pop Art Figures.


The State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom has completed a joint work with the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East on the development of the Northern Sea Route (NSR).  This was announced by Deputy Minister for Development of the Far East and the Arctic, Alexander Krutikov.

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The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) in cooperation with the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) is pleased to announce the availability of travel support for the Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) 2020 (27 March - 2 April 2020, Akureyri, Iceland).

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This special expedition to celebrate 20 years of SOI expeditions will travel from St. John’s to Iqaluit!


In Salekhard, the international scientific-practical conference "Yamal Humanitarian Readings: Topical Issues of Studying, Preserving and Developing Native Languages, Traditional Cultures, and Literature" began.

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"Future Skills: NEFU" International Center (North-Eastern Federal University) began a collaborative work with Synergy University. Roman Gogolev, Director of the center, conducted a two-day training session for experts at a Moscow university.


The main task of the new vessel is to maintain shipping during the winter and ensure the passability of large vessels in the Yamal Peninsula.

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The tourist and recreational cluster "Arctic" with an investment of 10 billion rubles is planned to be created in the Krasnoyarsk Krai.

Northern lights fest

Artists from Russia, the UK, Germany and the USA have performed during the festival.

Arctic open film

The annual Arctic film festival "Arctic open" this time will be held in the Arkhangelsk oblast. It will be held on December 4-8. At 23 venues, more than 60 feature and documentary films will be shown to participants. The festival is organized in order to unite the cultures of the Arctic countries. Meanwhile, during the "Arctic open", viewers will be able to attend an educational program dedicated to the creation of cinema.

Russia Free Economic Zone

In Russia, a law is being prepared on a special economic regime in the Arctic zone. According to the deputy minister for the development of the Far East and the Arctic of the Russian Federation, Alexander Krutikov, such project will be submitted to the State Duma this year.

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On October 29, at 18:00 local time, in Anadyr, a meeting of the discussion club of the Arctic Development Project Office (PORA) “Strategic Session - Arctic 2035” will be held, jointly with the Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic of the Russian Federation. It concludes a series of discussions on the Arctic Development Strategy until 2035 in the regions of the Russian Arctic. The event will be held in the conference hall of the government of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug (Bering St., 20).