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New face at the International Barents Secretariat

17.8.2017

Roman Gokkoev to take care of Laura Quist's duties

Roman Gokkoev aug 2017.JPG

Roman Gokkoev, well known from the regional level of the Barents cooperation, will be taking care of Laura Quist's duties at the International Barents Secretariat during her maternity leave.

Roman has been involved in the Barents Cooperation on the regional level since January 2008, first coordinating the Oulu regional chairmanship in the BRC and later working as a Barents Coordinator/Manager of International Affairs with the Council of Oulu region. Originally he comes from Petrozavodsk in Russian Karelia and during the past 20 years he has been living and working in Finland. During 2000-2007 he was working at the University of Oulu (environmental technology development and educational projects in the Barents region). 

Roman's contact details can be found on the page of the International Barents Secretariat. 

The Secretariat warmly welcomes Roman to Kirkenes! 


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