Finnish Minister of the Environment Ville
Niinistö hands over the symbol of the chairmanship of the BEAC Working Group on Environment to Denis Hramov.
The 11th meeting of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council’s Ministers of
Environment was held in Inari, Finland, on 4-5 December 2013. The
meeting was hosted by Finnish Minister of the Environment Ville
Niinistö.The meeting focused on environmentally contaminated sites, or
“hot spots”, in the Barents Region, as well as on nature protection and
Photos by Ulla Ahonen / Ministry of the Environment of Finland.
Press release: An Action Plan on Climate Change for the Barents Region
Action Plan on Climate Change for the Barents Cooperation (English)
Action Plan on Climate Change for the Barents Cooperation (Russian)