The head of the Russian delegation - Governor of the Murmansk region Andrey Chibis presented the national project «Housing and urban environment» and the domestic experience of urban development in extreme climatic conditions based on the Murmansk case at the 80th session of the Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management of United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Andrey Chibis stressed that the urban environment must match the highest standards and create additional positive living conditions in the North. For this purpose, the Government of the Murmansk region initiated such projects as installation of additional children's playgrounds, creation of art objects on the buildings’ facades and other urban infrastructure, increase the number of public ski runs and rinks, and a number of other projects.

The projects presented by the head of the region received the approval by the Committee on Urban Development, Housing and Land Management of UNECE.
Posted by: 02 October 2019
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