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The first meeting of the NF Working Group on regional adaptation to climate change

  • The first meeting of the NF Regional Adaptation to Climate Change WG took place on September 18, 2018 at the NEFU UNESCO Chair.

The first meeting of the NF Working Group on regional adaptation to climate change

The meeting convened Vladimir Vasiliev, First Deputy Minister on External Relations and Peoples’ Affairs of Yakutia, Chair of NF Regional Adaptation to Climate Change WG; Daryana Maximova, researcher, US and Canada Institute RAS (Moscow); Associate Professor, Department of International Studies, Institute of Modern Languages and Regional Studies, North-Eastern Federal University; Executive Director, Autonomous non-profit organization “The University of the Arctic in Russia”, Candidate of Politics; Anatoly Zhozhikov, Chair, UNESCO Chair “Social and Human Adaptation of the Arctic Regions to Climate Change”, Doctor of Pedagogics, as well as the Chair’s staff: Svetlana Avelova, Pavel Sofronov, Svetlana Zhozhikova and Anna Kleptsova.    The meeting discussed and endorsed the Working Group’s Concept, the application for the NF grant, working plans and other issues.