Today the event Venäjä ja ympäristönsuojelu –mikä on suunta? (Russia and environmental protection – what is the direction?) was organised in the New Wing of the Parliament.
Ivan Blokov introduced his book ”Environment and its protection in Russia over the last 25 years” in a public lecture. PhD Ivan Blokov is a well-known figure in Russian environmental protection. He has been a citizen activist, a scientist and last years he has been working for Greenpeace Russia in Moscow.
Professor Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen commented on Dr. Blokov’s presentation and participated in the discussion. The event was organised by Mr. Pekka Haavisto, the Green Party MP.
More information on the event can be found from Facebook event page