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Protecting Russia’s ArcticPurpose:
- Project Details: Protecting Russia's Arctic
- Organization: WWF-Russia
- Amount: $900,000
- Region: Polar
- Country: Arctic (Russia)
- Year Awarded: 2014
- Duration: 3 years
The project builds upon a September 2013 commitment from President Vladimir Putin to greatly expand the network of nature conservation areas in the Arctic. This project will support scientific assessments, community consultations and communications in targeted areas from Beringia National Park to Victoria Island. The project also includes objectives on improving public communications and assessing gaps in existing national policies for marine conservation.