Nov 26, 2015
At the working meeting of members of the International Board of Barents Press in Saariselkä, in the cottage owned by the Union of journalists of Finland, there is no Internet. And for quite a long time there was no TV. And other forms of communication. Journalists must break from information talking, reading, sitting by the fireplace, sweating in the sauna and diving into the icy river.
Nov 17, 2015

The festival of documentary films and television programs "Northern Character-2015" will be held 26-28 November in Murmansk at several cultural and artistic sites involving in its orbit people of different ages, occupations and interests.


Oct 29, 2015

The Russian legislation on mass media is becoming tougher and more extensive.  How can journalists and media work under the circumstances – this was in the focus of discussion at the seminar the Center  for Defense of Rights of Journalists and Media (project Barents Press – ed.) held in Murmansk.

Dec 20, 2014

Days of Norway in Murmansk

Apr 23, 2010

On April, 22 in Murmansk there were started Days of Norway which follow Barents Spektakel – 2010. The event took place in Kirkenes and was visited by a big group of journalists from Murmansk and Archanguelsk ereas and Komi Republic. They were invited by NJC and Barents Sekretariat Norway. Murmansk journalists are also very eager to meet Days of Norway which are to last till April, 28.

Local media give many publications about this cultural event. Unofficial start was the lunch where the cookers served Norvegian food.

Days of Norway 2010 is a joint project of the Consulate General of the Kingdom of Norway in Murmansk and Pikene på Broen company.

On the program: Arctic Nomad exhibition, joint concert of Duolva Duottar (Norway) and Nogu svelo! (Рrussia), puppet show after Erlend Lu's fairy-tale “Knut and Fish”, films by Knut Erik Jensen and other events.

Pikene på Broen invites journalist to the press-conference about Days of Norway in Murmansk.

More information is available in Russian and at

Translated by Tatiana Polkova

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