Includes keynote lectures, workshops, interactive sessions and site visits. The range of issues to be addressed:

Climate change and adaptation

Environmental health

The Arctic ecosystems and biodiversity

Protected areas policy

Forest regeneration

Black carbon emissions and energy efficiency in the North

Ecological safety


The application deadline is the 25th May, 2017.

THE SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS CV and a motivation letter are to be sent together with the application. The prospective participants are kindly asked to register at the School web page and send the supporting documents to the e-mail address


Arrival day: 20th August, 2017 Departure day: 26th August, 2017


Meals, airport/in-city transfers, course materials, an information package and cultural programme will be provided by the organizers. Hotel accommodation and travel costs to/from Arkhangelsk are covered by the participants. NArFU can provide the university hostels upon your request.


Northern Arctic Federal University: Natalia Fedorova, International Cooperation Department,, +7 (8182) 21 89 27
Northern State Medical University: Yury Sumarokov, International Cooperation Department,,, +7 (8182) 28-57-59

Should you have any question, please, do not hesitate to contact the organizers.