Friends of the Arctic

Young scientists and Arctic specialist from USA, China, Finland, India, Malaysia, Switzerland – members of international expert community «Friends of the Arctic» under the ausipices of Roscongress was at Unecon April, 9.

A welcome speech gave; Roman Chukov – coordinator of Rosscongress at Youth department, Nikolay Toivonnen – Vice-Rector on Strategic Development Unecon and Sofia Record – Head of Research Department on Global Economy and International Economic Relations.

Participants exchanged knowledge in different fields: ecological status of the region, global warming and discussed new technological breaks-though and scientific updates in the area of Arctic reclamation.

Experts decided to organise joint video conferences on the following topic and and involve interaction in further descion-making on Arctic questions.

 Forum is a key platform for discussing current issues relating to the socioeconomic development of Arctic regions and for developing multi-level, multilateral mechanisms for joint discovery and effective exploitation of the Arctic’s rich natural resource potential.

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