XI All-Russian Forum
«Strategic Planning in the Regions and Cities of Russia»

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Serafin Rafal,

Environmental Partnership Foundation. President

Belova Elena,

ICSER Leontief Centre. Secretary General



Nordic Green Day
Green Solutions and the Technology of Sustainable Development for Regions and Cities: Nordic-Russian Greenways (part 1)


The Round Table will be held in the framework of the Nordic Council of Ministers Programme NORDIC-RUSSIAN GREEN GROWTH ARENA supported by the Saint Petersburg City Administration. This is going to be the second round table of the Forum Nordic Green Day and it will cover the following topics: current problems and challenges for new green approaches and sources for sustainable tourism development, sustainable transport and road safety, promotion non-motorized forms of transport, healthy life-styles and improving the quality of life of local residents and visitors by encouraging active tourism, mobility and enterprise development among local populations and initiate development of accommodation, food and guiding services, galleries and points of sale, supporting grassroots and regional initiatives aimed at cultural, natural and landscape heritage preservation.


Greenways: Heritage, Mobility, Tourism

Perrin Gilbert, European Greenways Association. President

Greenways and Cycle Tourism

Mourek Daniel, Czech Environmental Partnership Foundation. International Affairs Сoordinator for the Central European Greenways

Aarhus Cycling City - new ambitions for the City of tomorrow

Meyer Flemming, City of Aarhus. Senior Consultant

Cycle the Green Way: Sustainable Tourism Development

Poerksen Jesper, Danish Cyclists’ Federation. Tourism Consultant

Greenways Experiences from Poland and Mobile Krakow Campaign

Serafin Rafal, Environmental Partnership Foundation. President

Greenways experiences from Poland and Mobile Krakow Campaign

Figorska Ewa, Environmental Partnership Foundation. Economic Education Centre Manager

Greenways and Homestay Accommodation in Eastern Finland - Case Iron Curtain Trail

Ruusunen Raija, North Karelia University of Applied Sciences. Senior Specialist

Greenways and Homestay Accommodation in Eastern Finland - Case Iron Curtain Trail

Taatinen Tero, North Karelia University of Applied Sciences. Project Manager

Via Hanseatica: The Crossroads of Baltic nature and culture

Talvet Sille, Gravitas Consult LLC. Member of the Board

Idea of Smart Development Lessons Learned from the Ecoregion and Other Projects

Zaucha Jacek, VASAB 2010 and Maritime Institute in Gdansk. Professor

The Nature Boat - a New Educational Concept

Emanuelsson Birger, Malmö School of Nature. Nature Interpretor

Greenways and ecomuseums of the Vyborg area, Leningrad region (MONREPO Greenway)

Kalinina Ludmila, NP "Woman Resource Center Kristina". Director

Natural museum "Park Monrepo"

Filippov Eugenij, Administration of Vyborg Municipality of Leningrad Region. Head of Department

Eco-efficiency Concept and Implementation of the Tourism Projects

Shevchuk Igor, Centre for Problems of the North, Arctic and Cross-border Cooperation. Director

Integrated Development of the Mountain Park "Ruskeala" (Republic of Karelia, Sortavala region)

Yushko Anton, Russian Geographical Society. Secretary of Commission on Karstology and Speleology

Prospects of the Country Cycle Routes

Vishnevskiy Arkadiy, VeloPiter. Development Director

Greenways in Saint-Petersburg

Zheblienok Mikhail, OOO "LabGrad". Urban Transport Researcher

Greenways in St. Petersburg

Shesterneva Natalia, Saint Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering. Associate Professor

Russian-Finnish Greenways and Ecocertification Projects

Gordyshevskiy Semen, Saint-Petersburg Ecological Union. Chairman of the Board

Baltic Amber Greenways network development

Ignatev Aleksei, Foundation "Kaliningrad Regional Economic Development Agency". Director





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