International Workshop "Human Security and Socio-Economic Development in the Northern Peripheries"

8 april 2015

We kindly invite you to take part in the International Workshop Human Security and Socio-Economic Development in the Northern Peripheries at Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia, Petrozavodsk, Pushkinskaya St., 11) on May 22nd, 2015.

Themes of seminar and discussion questions:

  • Security of the northern regions in the framework of international relations – assessment of global international politics influence on socio-economic development of the region
  • Legal regulations of security aspects of the European North and Arctic. Legal regulations of socio-economic sphere, government and municipal system in the subarctic region of Russia
  • Economic security – analysis of economic risks, assessment of business development in cross-border regions. Provision of safety and legitimate usage of natural resources
  • Issues of conflict prevention and resolution for sustainable development of the Northern Periphery regions
  • Development and implementation of programs of higher education devoted to legal regulations of security aspects of the northern regions. Cooperation of universities and Russian Academy of Sciences


Please inform the Organizing Committee of your intention to participate before April 20, 2015.

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Igor Shevchuk,
North-Centre Director, KarRC RAS
e-mail: shevchuk@krc.karelia.ru