Dmitriy Kobylkin will participate in the international forum “The Arctic – Territory of Dialogue”
8:43 28 марта 2017
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The delegation of Yamal, which will be headed by the governor of Yamal Dmitry Kobylkin, will participate in the international arctic forum “The Arctic – Territory of Dialogue”. The main international dialogue of partners from circumpolar regions will take place on the 29th and the 30th of March in Archangelsk. Dmitry Kobylkin plans to sign several strategic agreements and to conduct working meetings.
The opening ceremony will be conducted with participation of Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin. The Governor of Yamal will participate in work of the State Commission on the Arctic development and the plenary session “Man in the Arctic”, in which participation of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is being expected.
Within the forum Dmitry Kobylkin and the head of the Federal Agency for subsoil use Yevgeniy Kiselyov for the first time will sign the agreement on transfer of a part of federal powers to the regional level. The head of the region plans to speak within the thematic sessions “The Arctic — territory of health” and “The Arctic — territory of ecology”, presenting experience and best practices of Yamal.
The main Arctic event will include the meeting of governors of northern regions, members of the Northern forum; Yamal has been included to the forum since 1996. Dmitry Kobylkin will speak about the infrastructural mission of Yamal in fulfillment of state tasks of regions of the Russian Arctic zone.
Besides, in the plans there are personal meetings of the head of Yamal with heads of several federal ministries and large fuel and energy companies for development of joint solutions on strategic projects, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs.
The stand of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug with the presentation of strategic industrial and environmental projects of the region and illustrations of identity of national culture of the territory will work within the forum.
The international forum is a key platform for discussion of topical issues of socioeconomic development of arctic territories, elaboration of mechanisms on opening and effective exploitation of powerful resource potential of northern territories. “Man in the Arctic” will become its central theme this year. The forum aims at uniting international organizations, the state power, scientific and business communities of Russia and foreign countries for coordination of approaches in development of international cooperation, consolidation of efforts to ensure stable development of the Arctic and to improve living standards of population in arctic regions. Operational information on the work of the delegation of Yamal is presented on the websites of the forum http://forumarctica.ru and the government of Yamal www.правительство.янао.рф.
As we should remind, on the 24th and the 25th of September, 2013 the international Arctic forum “The Arctic – Territory of Dialogue” took place in Salekhard and gathered more than 600 participants. Dmitry Kobylkin is included to the organizing committee for preparing and conducting of the forum.