An extreme track quest on SUVs will take place in the republic
The head of Yakutia, Aisen Nikolaev, took part in a plenary meeting of the Council of Governors of Russia and Japan, the press service of the head and government of the republic reported.
The Arctic Vector: Development Strategy Research-To-Practice Conference will take place on May 22 in Yakutsk, the press service of the Ministry for Arctic Development and Northern Peoples Affairs of the Sakha (Yakutia) Republic reports.
Authorities of the Arctic regions, which the agency will assist in getting qualified specialists, told TASS about a lack of various specialists
North-Eastern Federal University opened a representative office in China on the basis of Harbin Institute of Technology. The official opening ceremony of the NEFU representative office was held on July 8 in Harbin, the press service of the university reports.
February 19 - 23, the NEFU Institute of Languages and Culture of Peoples of the North-East of the Russian Federation will host the 'Linguistic World of the Arctic' Festival. According to the university website, the festival is timed to the International Year of the Mother Tongue.
Research and Educational Center (REC), which is being established in Yakutia, will conduct comprehensive studies of the Arctic zone. It is supposed to study the life of a person in the Arctic, the behavior of materials and systems in extreme temperatures, climate and ecology of the northern territories, Prime Minister Vladimir Solodov told TASS.
A new geographic discovery has been claimed in the Arctic as the expedition of the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet said on Thursday that it had discovered a new island and a new strait in an area that was previously believed to be a continuous land in Russia's Franz Josef Land archipelago in the Arctic Ocean
The Northern Sustainable Development Forum – a permanent international expert platform, will be held September 24-28, 2019 under the auspices of the Northern Forum. The Northern Sustainable Development Forum will gather scientists and experts from seven Arctic countries, as well as from China, South Korea and Japan. Forum participants will discuss important problems of the modern Arctic and present international projects.
Aviation is often the only transport in the North
The head of Yakutia, Aisen Nikolaev, proposed to relax visa regime requirements between Russia and Japan during a meeting of the Council of Governors of the two countries, held in Moscow.
Prototype airships for transporting people and goods in Yakutia were created by a Russian developer company. This was announced by the First Vice-President of St. Petersburg Association of Polar Explorers Platon Staroverov.
On May 13, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree according to which Abyisky, Verkhnekolymsky, Verkhoyansky, Zhigansky, Momsky, Oleneksky, Srednekolymsky and Eveno-Bytantaysky uluses became part of the Arctic zone.