City in Khabarovsk Krai, Russia

SM Kh Pokka

“Waste management is an important topic, one of top priority ones for the Russian Government. I hope Russia will continue developing effective solutions in this area”.

 

Hannele Pokka

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Finland; Chair of the Northern Forum (2001–2005)

“Save and Preserve” International Environmental Campaign

International Environmental Campaign "Save and Preserve" is a large-scale socially significant environmental project implemented in the Autonomous Okrug since 2003, and since 2004 it has been held under the auspices of UNESCO and Northern Forum. International Environmental Campaign "Save and Preserve" is a unique socially-significant ecological project that consolidates the efforts of the authorities and the public in addressing environmental management and environmental protection. Implementation of this project in the context of national environmental policy is a mechanism to facilitate the implementation of the basic principles of sustainable development of society.

The action is aimed at improving the system of environmental education and awareness, improve the ecological culture of the public, the development of interregional and international cooperation in ensuring the environmentally sound, sustainable development of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra.

The events of the 16th International Ecological Action "Save and Preserve" took place in the Autonomous Okrug on 18 May - 8 June 2018 under the motto "You are the one who helps make the planet clean!" This year's Action's topic was "Waste handling".

For more information please follow thr link: http://ecofest-ugra.ru/en/

24 Jun 2022
The Northern Forum express gratitude to Governor of Gangwon Province Mr. Choi Moon-soon

 

On behalf of the Northern Forum we would like to express our gratitude and thanks to His Excellency Governor of Gangwon Province Mr. Choi Moon-soon for fruitful and hard work over the years of service. 

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24 Jun 2022
The delegation of the Republic of Vietnam visited the Northern Forum Secretariat

On June 24, a delegation of the Republic of Vietnam, represented by the Consul General of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Vladivostok, Mr. Nguyen Dang Hien, the consul’s wife, Mrs. Nguyen Thu Kiun, [ ... ]

Northern Forum
11 Jun 2022
The Russian-Asian Arctic Research Consortium was created on the initiative of the Northern Forum and the North-Eastern Federal University

The Russian-Asian Arctic Research Consortium was created on the initiative of the International Organization of the Northern Regions The Northern Forum and the North-Eastern Federal University (NEFU) [ ... ]

Northern Forum
09 Jun 2022
Issues of Innovations Development in the Arctic were considered at the Youth Startup Forum

On June 9, 2022, the Youth Startup Forum was held in Khanty-Mansyisk, one of the events of the Northern Youth Forum, held as part of the Arctic Startup Expedition dedicated to technology and entrepreneurship.

Northern Youth Forum
07 Jun 2022
The Summer Regional Coordinators Committee Meeting of the Northern Forum was held on June 6-7 in Khanty-Mansyisk, Khanty-Mansyisk Autonomous Okrug - Yugra

The Summer Regonal Coordinators Committee Meeting of the Northern Forum was held on June 6-7 in Khanty-Mansyisk, Khanty-Mansyisk Autonomous Okrug - Yugra.

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06 Jun 2022
The Participants of the Northern Forum Regional Coordinators Committee Meeting planted trees as part of the Garden of Friendship International Action in Khanty-Mansyisk

The Participants of the Northern Forum Regional Coordinators Committee Meeting planted trees as part of the Garden of Friendship International Action during the XIII International IT Forum and the XIX [ ... ]

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Members of the Northern Forum

4th Northern Sustainable Development Forum

September 27-30, 2022
Yakutsk, Russia

Board of Governors
Regional Coordinators Committee (RCC)
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Mika Riipi

Message from the Chair of the Northern Forum

In 2021, the Northern Forum celebrated its 30th Anniversary. Lapland was elected to fulfill the responsibilities of the Chairmanship from April 2021 until April 2023 in the Northern Forum XIV General Assembly held in Naryan-Mar, Nenets Autonomous Okrug in April 2021. It is a great honor for me to follow in the footsteps of Hannele Pokka, latest Lappish chairman of the Northern Forum 2001-2005.

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.