Northern Forum Traditional Food Reception, 2015

The Northern Forum General Assembly started today (4 November, 2015) in the city of Yakutsk. The multi day assembly will culminate on Friday with the election of a new Chair. The current acting Chair is Mikhail Pogodaev, who is the Executive Chair of the Association of World Reindeer Herders. Pogodaev has ensured that traditional livelihoods such as reindeer herding are to the fore in this Assembly. As part of this, there will be a special reception organized by the EALLU team to highlight traditional food culture.