Today, 5 December, St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko said that the city government will be division that will be responsible for coordinating all agencies related to the development of the Arctic. The speech of the mayor was held in the framework of the forum «Arctic: present and future».
Georgy Poltavchenko noted that St. Petersburg has great prospects in this direction. The city government is considering the issue of creation of separate structural units within the government which will be responsible for the implementation of the program of Federal significance for the development of the Arctic, said the Governor of the city.
Photo source: gov.spb.ru/Пресс-служба the administration of St. Petersburg
On Tuesday in the exhibition center «Expoforum» is a forum dedicated to the Arctic, its present and future. Participants discuss the development of reference areas in these areas, technology development, environmental issues and tourism prospects.