The integrated project on development of the Northern Sea Route will be discussed in Moscow
8:34 13 апреля 2015
Категории: News in English
The first sitting of the governmental commission on development of the Arctic will take place on the 14th of April. The minister for economic development of the Russian Federation Aleksey Ulyukayev and the minister for transport Maksim Sokolov will speak on their reports, as RIA «Novosti» informs.
Aleksey Ulyukayev will tell about measures of socioeconomic development of the Russian Federation in the Arctic, the head of the Ministry for transport – about the integrated project on development of the Northern Sea Route. The participants of the sitting will scrutinize issues of creation of working groups within the state commission, the expert and business councils and also the presidium. The representatives of the state commission will discuss personal staff of bodies of the state commission and plans of work for this year. As we should remind, the deputy chairperson of the Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation on natural resources, nature management and ecology Mikhail Slipenchuk spoke on the initiative to discuss issues of nature management and ecology on the first sitting of the commission.
The commission coordinates work of all federal and regional bodies of the power touching upon development of the Arctic. It includes the acting governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin and other heads of arctic regions. In total it includes more than 60 people. The governmental commission is headed by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitriy Rogozin.