November 16, 2022
On November 14, Minister of Science and Higher Education of Russia Valery Falkov had a meeting in Moscow with KarRC RAS Director General Olga Bakhmet and Head of the Republic of Karelia Artur Parfenchikov. The leaders discussed the prospects for the development of applied science in the region.
November 14, 2022
Experience gained while implementing cross-border and transnational cooperation programs can be useful in new interregional and international collaboration areas. This idea was emphasized in the talk given by KarRC RAS Director General Olga Bakhmet at the 20th Strategic Planning Leaders Forum in St. Petersburg.
November 10, 2022
Career-guidance tours for schoolchildren given at Karelian Research Centre RAS within the federal project Ticket to the Future. On November 9th, Tatyana Vasilyeva, Researcher at the Institute of Linguistics, Literature and History of the Karelian Research Centre RAS, introduced 9th grade students of the Academic Lyceum in Petrozavodsk to the profession of archaeologist.
November 7, 2022
Karelian Research Centre RAS and Russian National Committee on BRICS Research have concluded a cooperation agreement. The document was signed by KarRC RAS Director General Olga Bakhmet and NCR BRICS Executive Director Georgy Toloraya during the International Conference “Scientific-technological and Innovative Cooperation of BRICS Countries”.
October 31, 2022
The wild reindeer population keeps declining. This is the conclusion that experts from Karelia, Komi, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk Regions, and the Nenets Autonomous Okrug have come to. With support from WWF, specialists from nature conservation organizations, nature reserves, and scientific communities gathered for a working meeting at the Karelian Research Centre RAS.
October 28, 2022
Language and culture studies in the digital era were discussed by participants of the 19th Bubrikh’s Readings Conference, which took place at KarRC RAS on October 26–27. Scientists presented the results of their research and useful digital resources. One of them is VepKar – an open corpus with over 4 000 texts in Veps and Karelian. It is currently used by specialists to create a spoken corpus of Balto-Finnic languages of Karelia.
October 26, 2022
Bubrikh’s Readings – one of Russia’s largest forums for specialists in Ugric studies – started at KarRC RAS. This year, the conference focuses on languages and cultures in the digital era and is timed to the National Year of the Cultural Heritage of the Peoples of Russia and the start of the International Decade of Indigenous Languages.
October 25, 2022
Working meeting on the study and conservation of wild reindeer in North European Russia is taking place in Petrozavodsk. Experts from Karelia, Komi, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk Regions are set to share latest research and topical problems and to discuss the Strategy for Wild Reindeer Conservation in the Russian Arctic Zone.