24-28 June WCSJ2013 to be held in Helsinki. Nordic Journalist Centre provides grant for Barents Russia journalists to participate in the conference
3-4 June Kirkenes declaration- 2 is to be signed in Norway's Kirkenes. This document will determine the strategies for further development of cooperation in the Barents Region for the next few decades. Barents secretariat is planning to invite a group of journalists from Murmansk and Arkhangelsk regions and from Karelia to cover the event.Nordic Journalist Centre from Denmark also supports this project.
April 25-28 in the city of Apatity there was held the XVIII Conference of the international journalists network Barents Press International. More than a hundred participants from Norway, Finland, Sweden and Russia discussed the issues of journalism and the processes occurring in the Barents region.
Days of Norway in Murmansk
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 www.murmanout.ru
Translated by Tatiana Polkova