March 27, 2017
March 24, 2017
On March 25, the facade lighting of the President’s official residence, the Moscow Kremlin, will be turned off between 8.30 pm and 9.30 pm Moscow time for Earth Hour.
March 20, 2017
Mr Donskoy briefed the President on measures to enhance the efficiency of subsoil resource use, develop a system of protected natural zones, and support eco-tourism.
March 3, 2017
Vladimir Putin met with Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin to discuss the Year of the Environment in Russia, including ways to reduce emissions and the adverse impact on the environment, to introduce best available technologies, and to protect rare animals.
February 28, 2017
In Krasnoyarsk, Presidential Aide Igor Levitin chaired a meeting of the working group to monitor the implementation of decisions of the State Council and its Presidium on fulfilling the Presidential instructions of 7 May 2013 related to enhancing the efficiency of the timber industry in Russia.
January 31, 2017
Vladimir Putin approved a list of instructions following an audit conducted by the Presidential Control Directorate on the use, protection and regeneration of forests, and timber turnover.
January 24, 2017
Vladimir Putin signed a list of instructions drafted following a State Council meeting on Russia’s environmental development for the benefit of future generations, which took place on December 27, 2016.
January 12, 2017
Vladimir Putin had a working meeting with Murmansk Region Governor Marina Kovtun, who briefed the President on the region’s socioeconomic situation and large investment and environmental projects.
December 28, 2016
Organisation of events planned for Year of the Environment was the subject of discussion. Mr Donskoy also briefed Vladimir Putin on work to update subsoil use licensing procedures.
December 27, 2016
Vladimir Putin chaired State Council meeting on environmental development of the Russian Federation in the interests of future generations at the Kremlin.
December 23, 2016
The Presidential Executive Office’s Interdepartmental Working Group on Climate Change and Sustainable Development convened for a regular meeting.
November 25, 2016
Vladimir Putin chaired a meeting of the Council for Strategic Development and Priority Projects to discuss support for non-resource exports and environmental development.
November 24, 2016
Vladimir Putin took part in a ceremony at the Kremlin presenting the Russian Geographical Society’s award.
November 2, 2016
Presidential Aide and Secretary of the State Council Igor Levitin chaired the third meeting of the State Council working group preparing an upcoming State Council meeting on Russia’s environmental development for the good of future generations.
November 1, 2016
Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport, and Chairman of the Organising Committee for the Year of the Environment in Russia Sergei Ivanov visited Chelyabinsk together with Presidential Aide and State Council Secretary Igor Levitin.
October 12, 2016
The President approved the list of instructions following his working trip to Novgorod Region on September 10, 2016.
October 3, 2016
During his trip to the Orenburg Region, Vladimir Putin toured the Orenburgsky state nature reserve, which runs a programme to restore the population of Przewalski's horses.
September 21, 2016
Presidential Aide and State Council Secretary Igor Levitin chaired the second meeting of the working group for the preparation of a State Council session on the Environmental Development of the Russian Federation in the Interests of Future Generations.
September 10, 2016
Vladimir Putin approved a list of instructions following a State Council Presidium meeting on developing Russia’s internal waterways held on August 15, 2016.
September 8, 2016
Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport Sergei Ivanov met with the United Nations Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh.