REPORT ON THE NORTHERN FORUM GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN EDMONTON, CANADA, OCTOBER 29-31, 2001.
"The Northern Forum represents 26 sub-regional administrations in 9 northern countries. Half of the member regions are located in Russia. The General Assembly, held last week in Edmonton, Canada, was the Fifth General Assembly of the Northern Forum. Previous meetings were held in Lapland, in the Republic of Sakha, Russia, in Hokkaido, Japan, in Tromsö, Norway and the inaugural meeting in Alaska, USA." /.../