Turnout in Regional Parliament Elections (2011-2015)

Patchwork Stories

  • 11/27/2015
    Arina Ulyanova, Murmansk State Humanities University
    Almost five thousand asylum seekers have crossed the Norwegian-Russian border since the European migrant crisis arose. And they still continue to come. The Norwegian government rings the alarm: all the reception centers in Finnmark are overloaded, and now it has been decided to toughen the asylum regulations. A timeline of the refugee situation at...
  • 11/03/2015
    Arina Ulyanova, Murmansk State Humanities University
    As the Arctic is becoming an object of steadily growing attention, Murmansk has decided to train specially qualified staff to be able to work under the circumpolar conditions. In particular, the government of Murmansk Oblast has initiated the idea to establish an Arctic State University in the region’s capital. The first news about the...