Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia will hold the next plenary session of the «St. Petersburg Initiative» on October 23-24, 2014 in St. Petersburg


Following the decisions of the Forum of the Baltic Sea (April 5-6, 2013., St. Petersburg) the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia holds a regular plenary meeting of the «St. Petersburg Initiative» (hereinafter SPbI) with the participation of the Steering Committee, the Council of Partners and the Secretariat.

The meeting will be held on October 23-24 at premises of the Vodokanal of St. Petersburg «Informational and educational Center», address: St. Petersburg, 56, Shpalernaya street.

The meeting will address the issues of further development of SPbI, the regional cooperation in the Baltic, the implementation of projects and the introduction of advanced technologies in field of water resources, environmentally friendly transport, including "green" shipping, waste management and energy efficiency.

The agenda will include speeches of representatives of federal executive bodies and regional authorities, international public and private institutions, business, science and civil society.

Proposals for the agenda and reports and participants attendance request to send by e-mail:

Mr. Alexey Bakhtov, Executive secretary of the SPbI
phone: +7 (499) 254-56-61

Mr.Oleg Bachinskiy

Ms. Elena Vikulova, Head of International Organizations division

How to find us:


Address: 56 Shpalernaya street (metro station «Chernyshevskaya»)

Transport: bus No.46, No.54, No.74; route taxi (marshrutka) No. 76, No. 46K

Phones: +7 (812) 438-43-75; +7 (812) 275-43-25; +7 (812) 438-43-01


Programm of the Meeting