Law and Policy for Sustainable Development of the Arctic Regions

Scope: study of the Arctic regions, mostly in the Russian Federation, and the frameworks of legal regulations of the Arctic land use in the period of industrial development and increasing environmental impacts. The objective is to overview the existing policy and law and to outline the most effective legal mechanisms which provide for sustainable development of the Arctic


  • Sustainable development
  • The Arctic region: industrial development and environmental impacts
  • Arctic legal regime
  • Implementation of sustainable development at the domestic level
  • Spatial planning as a way to sustainable development
  • Russian policy and regulations of land use
  • Indigenous peoples and land use
  • Scenario development to explore the future of land use in the Arctic region

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor,Master,PhD,Other
Language of instruction
InstitutionUniversity of Tyumen
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ECTS credits0.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyPolitical science and civicsLaw (broad programmes)
Teaching placeTyumen
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