Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation: North-Eastern Vector of Development

November 28-29, 2012

Jörn Thiede, Heidi Kassens and Nadezhda Kakhro participated in the International conference “Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation: North-Eastern Vector of Development” in Saint Petersburg. Heidi Kassens gave a plenary talk on the Russian-German cooperation in the Russian Arctic. Jörn Thiede was awarded with a medal of the Sakha Republic and he also gave a talk on East Siberian River Run-off and its Impact on the History of the Arctic Sea Ice Cover.