Arctic Domus team members participated in networking event at Northern Arctic Federal University
Arctic Domus members David Anderson and Elena Volzhanina participated in a Foreign and Commonwealth Office networking event for Russian and British scholars at the Northern Arctic Federal University in Arkhangelsk 15-17 November.
Implemented by the UArctic Research office (Northern Arctic Federal University, Arkhangelsk) the project is thematically focused on the changing Arctic from the perspective of Russia’s State Programme on the Arctic Zone Development and the Adapting to Change UK policy towards the Arctic.
The first project workshop took place in Aberdeen on 27 August, as a side event of UArctic Rectors’ Forum and International Conference: Conversations from the North. At the second workshop in Arkhangelsk, the following topics were discussed by British and Russian researchers.
- Arctic ecosystems
- Biodiversity and biomonitoring
- Climate change adaptation
- Human dimension in the Arctic
- Health care and health services in remote places
- Energy efficienty and cold climate constructions