On 3 September, the Roscongress Foundation signed a cooperation agreement with the Canadian Permafrost Association at the Eastern Economic Forum. Chairman and CEO of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev and President of the Canadian Permafrost Association Lucas Arenson took part in the ceremony
This agreement will foster efficient communication between Russian expert, business and political communities and the Canadian Permafrost Association.
«Our priorities include developing joint international communication platforms that will facilitate intergovernmental cooperation in multiple fields. They will also help foster existing partner ties and establish new ones among representatives of business communities. These platforms will help build a constructive dialogue and promote cooperation in investment, finance, export, import, tourism, and culture,» said Alexander Stuglev.
Dr. Arenson added «On behalf of the Canadian Permafrost Association I am honored to be here at the Eastern Economic Forum and sign this agreement with the Roscongress Foundation, formalizing this new partnership. Collobartive efforts in economic development, science and engineering between Arctic Nations is critical during a time where northern regions change at unprecedented rates, but also offer significant opportunities for sustainable development. We are looking forward working together in the future».