International PhD School “Russia in the Arctic Dialogue: Local and Global Context” took place at NArFU from 5 to 11 April 2019. The event was held within the framework of the International Forum "Arctic – Territory of Dialogue" and gathered students and top-level experts from 13 countries: Norway, Sweden, Finland, China, India, Turkey, France, USA, Canada, Germany, Czech Republic, Republic of Korea and Russia.
The eleventh expedition has completed its agenda. The project team is expected to arrive in Arkhangelsk on 11 July.
Representatives of the Board of the European Association of Chemistry and the Environment (ACE) have visited NArFU to discuss with the university administration the organization of the International School for Young Researchers “Modern Analytical Methods in Ecology” to be held in NArFU in late June 2020.
Researchers from 11 countries have set out to explore the Svalbard archipelago.
On 12 June 2019 Finland’s Aalto University hosted a communications training dedicated to analytical report development for effective legislation and decision-making. The event was organized for the academic community in the framework of the project “Development of a Think Tank Functions of the Northern Dimension Institute”.
FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in Barents region held its working meetings at NArFU
On June 5-6, a series of meetings was held at NArFU by FAMARB: Facility Management of Residential Buildings in Barents region, a project funded EU-Russia Kolarctic CBC 2014-2020.
On 12 April in Stockholm the Joint Monitoring Committee of Kolarctic ENPI CBC Programme announced the results of the 3rd Call for Proposals.
It is a great pleasure to announce the Arctic Community Meeting within the Arctic Science Summit Week 2019 (ASSW 2019) «Arctic Law: Current Legal Regulation, Teaching and Research» to be held on 26th of May, 2019 in Intellectual Center of the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Arkhangelsk, Russia.
On 22-30 May, 2019 Arkhangelsk will be welcoming the participants of the annual Arctic Science Summit Week, initiated by the International Arctic Science Committee. This will be Russia’s second time hosting the event.
The international project «Development of Think Tank Functions of the Northern Dimension Institute» has received grant support from the European Commission for the upcoming three years of joint work within the Northern Dimension Institute.
Northern Arctic Federal University (NArFU) invites international students from the North2North partner institutions to apply for an exchange semester during the academic year 2019/2020 within North2North academic mobility programme.
NArFU Hosted International Conference for Young Researchers «Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes»
The 1st International Conference for Young Researchers «Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes» was organized by NArFU Department of Regional Studies, International Relations and Political Science with support from the Russian Society of Political Scientists and gathered undergraduate and postgraduate students and young researchers from NArFU, Moscow State University and Saint Petersburg State University.
The decision concerning the University’s membership of ASRTU was made following the visit of NArFU delegation to Harbin and Beijing in November 2018.
In November 2018 NArFU hosted celebrations marking the 25th anniversary of Barents cooperation and NArFU-UiT bilateral partnership. One of the program’s highlights was the panel discussion «Northern Universities as Centers of Regional Development».
On 18 June Northern Arctic Federal University in Arkhangelsk, Russia launched the X Summer School of the Russian Language and Culture. The School is an educational project organized by NArFU School of Humanities annually in mid June. Its programme combines language teaching with modules dedicated to the traditions, culture, history and economics of the Russian North. Russian is taught to students with any language proficiency level.
The Russian north2north Mobility Partner Institution Contact Meeting, organized by the International Cooperation Office and UArctic Research Office teams at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, took place on May 22, 2018
The meeting aimed to be a contact point between Russian North2North member institutions, North2North leadership and National North2North agencies in Sweden (Swedish Institute) and Finland (The Finnish National Agency for Education).