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Roundtable “Women in the Arctic”

Date: 29 september
Time: 20:00-22:00 UTC+9

Co-organizers: Interregional Public Organization "Women in the Arctic", Union of Women's Organizations of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

Discussion of international and interregional cooperation possibilities for women's organizations and the prospects for socio-economic, innovative development of the Arctic region. Security of the demographic development of the Arctic regions. The following issues will be discussed:
- creating united women's public organizations in solving social issues of the population of the Arctic zone;
- issues of real support for women's organizations in the Arctic;
- important components of the family and demographic development of the Arctic;
- the possibility of promoting women on the career path;
- restructuring of the social sphere, support for young and large families;
- implementation of national projects in the social sphere;
- providing state support for mothers, women of indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East;
- attracting highly qualified specialists to the North, measures to retain personnel in the Arctic regions;
- issues of the health status of women and children in the North;
- initiatives of women's entrepreneurship in the Arctic regions

Moderator:
Olga STAROSTINA
, Chair of the inter-regional social organization “Women of the Arctic”
Anzhelika ANDREEVA, Chairwoman of the Union of Women’s Organizations of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
Lena IVANOVA
, Official Indigenous Peoples of the North Rights Representative in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia)

Women in the Arctic