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Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The academic and research workshop “Climate and permafrost in the European Northeast in the past, today and in the future” was held on 27 april 2017 at the Institute of Natural Sciences, Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University
July 7, 2017

On the initiative of the UNDP/GEF/EU project “Strengthening Protected Area System of the Komi Republic to Conserve Virgin Forest Biodiversity in the Pechora River Headwaters Region”, the academic and research workshop “Climate and permafrost in the European Northeast in the past, today and in the future” was held on 27… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Chernorechensky natural reserve will be established in the Inta region

Source: BNKomi
The establishment of a new protected area (PA) in the Inta region has been unanimously approved in the course of public consultations. The project was developed on the basis of the materials of the integrated area survey conducted by the Institute of Biology, Komi Science Centre, Ural Branch,… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The International field symposium “Marsh ecosystems of the North-East of the Europe”, the workshop “The issues of environmental restoration in the permafrost zone”, 22 July – 4 August 2017, Inta, Syktyvkar, Naryan-Mar
June 23, 2017

Dear colleagues, 
We invite you to participate in the International Field Symposium “Marsh Ecosystems of the North-East of Europe”, including the workshop “The Issues of Environmental Restoration in the Permafrost Zone”. … Read more »

PRESS RELEASE – EU climate change project reveals results of support provided to Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine
April 25, 2017

Brussels, 25 April 2017 – The EU-funded Clima East policy project, which provides support to the Eastern Neighbour countries to be better prepared to deal with climate change impacts, organised a closing conference in Brussels today attended by representatives from the ministries of environment, ecology and nature protection of the… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The book “Environmental restoration in the Arctic: review of the international and Russian experience” has been published
April 12, 2017

The book presents a methodology and primary approaches to the restoration of disturbed ecosystems in the Arctic using environmental restoration techniques illustrated by the international experience and Russian initiative projects. … Read more »

Clima East Expert Facility supported the Establishment of the Competent Authority for greenhouse gas emissions trading in Ukraine
April 11, 2017

On the 10th April 2017, the Clima East team organised in Kiev a workshop marking the closure of the Expert Facility assignment “Establishment of the Competent Authority for greenhouse gas emissions trading in Ukraine”). The workshop took place in the Aarhus Centre of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: The monograph “The ecosystem of mesooligotrophic peatland in Northwestern Russia: development, structure, and function” created by a group of Russian and foreign authors has been published
April 7, 2017

This has become possible due to the financial support provided by the United Nations Development Programme and the Global Environment Facility within the framework of UNDP-GEF project № 00059042 “Strengthening Protected Area System of the Komi Republic to Conserve Virgin Forest Biodiversity in the Pechora River Headwaters Region”. … Read more »

Clima East experts assist Ukraine in calculating its GHG emissions from road transportation
April 6, 2017

Clima East experts presented recommendations on the improvement of the national reporting of Ukraine on GHG emissions from the road transport sector. The recommendations were developed by leading experts as part of the Clima East Expert Facility assignment “Capacity building of the national GHG inventory system in terms of the… Read more »

Pilot Project in Komi and NAO: Pilot permafrost peat ecosystem restoration activities
April 5, 2017

In the Nenets Autonomous Okrug, activities on the environmental restoration of disturbed lands continue to be carried out within the framework of the implementation of the Component “Conservation of carbon pools of forest and marsh ecosystems in the permafrost zone of the Republic of Komi and the Nenets Autonomous Okrug”,… Read more »

Supporting GHG Inventory and MRV of GHG emissions from industrial installations for officials and representatives of industry in Georgia
March 30, 2017

The training, held in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 27-28 March 2017, aimed at enhancing the understanding and capacity of Georgian stakeholders in the sector of industrial processes in relation to monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of the sector, the process of establishing the MRV system for GHG mitigation activities as well… Read more »