The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO Sergei Lavrov officially passed the Agreement on establishing the UNESCO Chair for Sustainable Development of Mountain Territories at Gorno-Altaisk State University to the Head of the Altai Republic Oleg Khorokhordin.
On September 14, 2021 the lecture by Alexander Evdokimov, PhD, Professor of the Saint-Petersburg Mining University on “Svalbard Archipelago as a case for the international cooperation over sustainable Arctic” was held within the SUNRAISE/ACT! webinar series to show how the sustainability of Svalbard Archipelago is maintained by Norway and High Contracting Parties according to the Treaty signed in Paris on February 09, 1920.
The voting and awarding for the best photo in four nominations of the photo-contest devoted to Sustainable Development in Mountain and Arctic territories have been completed. The contest was a part of events organized within #ERASMUSDAYS-2020.