International events

The ‘Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ (4th) International Arctic Forum

The 4th International Arctic Forum – ‘Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ took place in Arkhangelsk on 29–30 March 2017, with the support of the State Commission for Arctic Development.

The Forum was attended by more than 2,400 participants, including 468 media representatives from 32 countries.

More than 150 speakers and moderators participated in discussions and debates at the Forum, including 45 foreign participants. The discussions focused on how to make the Arctic region a pleasant place in which to live and work, and how to ensure that the region’s environment is protected.

The costs of the 4th International Arctic Forum in Arkhangelsk were met entirely from extra-budgetary funds.