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In Moscow, the Days of the Arctic will be held with the participation of 600 guests from Russia and other countries of the world

The festival of Arctic events "Days of the Arctic in Moscow" will be held in the capital on November 20 - 22, 2014. According to the press service of the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation, it will unite the scientific conference "Open Arctic", the photo exhibition "Arctic" with the participation of famous photographers, the III International Festival of Non-Fiction Films "Arctic".

"More than 600 delegates have already confirmed their participation, we are expecting the arrival of a large group of foreign scientists," said Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sergei Donskoy at a press conference in Moscow. "Holding such a large-scale and resonant event on the Arctic theme in Moscow underscores the significance of the Arctic from the point of view of Russia's state policy, its great prospects, and also promotes the creation of" fashion for the Arctic "among ordinary people. Forming the program of the festival, we wanted to interest the society with the boundless opportunities and potential of the North, "he said.

Director Arctic Portal (Iceland) Halldor Johannsson, who came to Moscow to participate in the scientific conference of the festival "Days of the Arctic in Moscow", addressing journalists, drew attention to the need to preserve and strengthen interstate communications in the exploration of the Arctic through cooperation in the scientific and cultural spheres.

The festival will be held with the support of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Government of Moscow, the Russian Geographical Society, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Academy of Sciences. The events will be attended by Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation Sergey Donskoy, President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Academician Vladimir Fortov, Rector of the Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov Academician Victor Sadovnichy, outstanding polar explorers, cultural figures, filmmakers, scientists, leaders of Arctic regions of Russia, heads of companies of Rosneft, Gazprom Neft, MMC Norilsk Nickel, international experts.
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