November 27, 2017
On November 20-25, 2017 KarRC RAS hosted the International Conference "Young Biologists Science Week-2017", organized by the Institute of Biology KarRC RAS with support from the Russian Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations, Republic of Karelia Ministry of Nature Use and Environment and WWF Russia within the framework of the National Year of Ecology in Russia. The conference was sponsored by suppliers of scientific equipment and supplies Helicon, LabTech, Beckman Coulter, Dia M, MSU Marine Research Center.
The conference has attracted 150 researchers, graduate and post-graduate students and specialists from Norway, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Poland, China, Egypt, the USA and ten cities of Russia.
January 12, 2018
Russian Academy of Sciences and Nauka Publishers have resolved to open free access to the archives of RAS journals, including 2017 issues, published by Nauka Publishers under contract with RAS. Free access to electronic versions of RAS journals will be provided through Elibrary.ru and Libnauka.ru (Nauka Publishers digital library).
January 9, 2018
The Ladoga Skerries National Park with a total of 122 000 ha on the northern and north-western coast of Lake Ladoga was established by the Russian Federation Government Ordinance #1684 of December 28, 2017.
December 19, 2017
The process of establishment of the Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the status of a Federal Research Centre (FRC) is completed. This new scientific formation is the result of amalgamating 7 academic institutes and the Karelian Research Centre RAS into an entity. The priority tasks for the FRC KarRC RAS is to promote new interdisciplinary areas of science, upgrade the facilities and resources of the institutes, optimize the administrative and economic operations.