Herders of Russia met with Prince Albert II of Monaco
Under the program, report presentation of the project of the Arctic Council “EALLIN: youth – the future of reindeer” young herders of Russia met with the Prince of Monaco Albert II.
Implementation of the project EALLIN, which was attended by about 160 herders took 2 years. Russian experts from Yakutia and Yamal were able to meet with colleagues from Norway, Sweden and Finland. Many of them expressed their concern for the development of reindeer in the Arctic during a meeting with the Prince.
Prince Albert II said that the meeting was organized specifically to talk to the young people of the Arctic. Although he said that he did not have any other scheduled meetings with politicians, because the prince wanted to focus on dealing with indigenous peoples.