Ecology and Arctic Ministries sign a cooperation agreement
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Minister of Ecology, Nature Management and Forestry Sakhamin Afanasev and Minister of the Arctic for Affairs of the North Peoples have signed a cooperation agreement.
The Ministries will cooperate in the field of environmental protection, specially protected natural areas, forest relations, environmental safety, organization and regulation of fishing, hunting and conservation of hunting resources.
Sakhamin Afanasyev notes that the Ministry of Arctic is conducting serious work at international sites. “Together we will better maintain the ecosystem balance of Yakutia Arctic zone,” he says.
According to Vladimir Chernogradsky, cooperation with the Ministry of Ecology provides an opportunity to examine in more detail the pressing issues of the Arctic.
In addition, the parties discussed issues of assistance in the implementation of environmental and ethnological examinations and in the development of programs, as well as other projects for the socio-economic development of the Arctic.