On the forth international Arctic circle Assembly 2016 in Iceland
The event gathered around 2000 participants from more than 45 countries.
Among representatives of the Russian Federation at the event were
D.Kobylkin, Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, L.Kononova and
A.Otke, Members of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the
Russian Federation, A.Vasiliev, Russian Ambassador to Iceland, artists from
the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
D.Kobylkin, Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District was the main
speaker of the plenary session ŤAn economic growth area in the Arctic:
Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Russiať.
On the sidelines of the event O.R.Grimsson, chairman of the Arctic Circle
and former president of Iceland held meeting with the representatives of the
Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District of Russia.
The Russian Embassy hosted a reception on Russian participation in the
Arctic circle Assembly 2016