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On May, 26, 2017, Center for information and legal support for development of the Arctic (CISDA) held the international conference “Arctic as a “layer” of cooperation for EEU” in the International multimedia press center MIA “Russia Today”. The conference was opened by I.K.Chernyshenko, the committee on Constitutional Legislation, State Building and North cases and J. V. Belikova, CISDA head. It was attended by Russian and foreign scientists, EEU experts, political and public figures. The first attempt to engage EEU into Arctic development projects and consider possible joint plans in North region was successful. Speakers covered all possible aspects of EEU…
In September 2016, the Arctic Council celebrates the 20th Anniversary. The framework for cooperation and the commitment to jointly protect and develop the Arctic enshrined in the 1996 Ottawa Declaration have ensured regular and competent discussion of the Arctic issues. Deep understanding of the climate challenges and the fragility of the Far North ecosystems, as well as the opportunities for national development have shaped the special spirit of cooperation in the region. Today the prospects for involving non-regional states in the Arctic cooperation, as well as for the transformation of the Arctic Council into an international organisation and the extension…
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 00:00

The Arctic conference was held at SPIEF

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During the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF-2016) for the first time held a conference on economic development of the Arctic.At the event there were discussed issues of expansion of investment opportunities and modernization of transport infrastructure of Arctic regions, development of the tourism sector in the far North, environmental security of the region and measures to conserve the cultural heritage of the Russian Arctic.As reported by the conference organizers - the Fund "Recongress", the Central event of the forum was the plenary session "International cooperation for the realization of economic potential of the Arctic zone", where the participants discussed…
In Moscow Russian state University of oil and gas named after I. M. Gubkin was opened international conference "the Arctic and offshore projects: perspectives, innovations and regional development" ("Arctic-2016").The moderator of the plenary session were made by first Deputy Chairman of state Duma Committee on natural resources, nature management and ecology Valery Yazev. "Today, Russia is facing a crucial choice – where, when and how to allocate resources, to ensure the safety, competitiveness and sustainable development of the state in the twenty-first century. The cost of failure can be unacceptable," he said.
Today at the Krasnoyarsk economic forum held a round table "New perspectives of development of the Arctic". As noted by the moderator of the round table the Senator from Krasnoyarsk region, Andrey Klishas: "In recent years, the issues related to the Arctic area are discussed at the highest level. The discussion goes quite effectively, but there are still many questions. Today at the Krasnoyarsk forum has gathered a large enough number of participants for the next discuss the development of the Arctic".The round table was attended by heads of Northern territories of Russia, members of the State Duma, Federation Council,…
Chairman of the Council for the Arctic and Antarctic under the Federation Council, the representative from Executive body of state power of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Vyacheslav Shtyrov held a meeting of the Council, devoted to problems and prospects of development of the national Arctic transportation corridor. The press service of the Federation Council.In particular, considered issues of modernization and further development of the Northern sea route and the creation the national Arctic container line with supporting hubs in Murmansk and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.