The sustainable development of the Arctic Region including natural resources, environment, infrastructure, energy and other political factors will be debated at the informal conference ‘The Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ in Moscow on 22-23 April. Journalists are invited to attend. The conference will take into consideration environmental, infrastructural, social and geopolitical aspects of the Arctic Region.
This event will be attended by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, Prince Albert of Monaco, world leading experts on Russia and renowned environmental scientists. The conference is an initiative of the Russian Geographic Society (RGS), with the support of the News & Information Agency, RIA Novosti.
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