The World Forum of snow on Thursday adopted the Charter for the forum, which defined the main principles of the snowy areas of the planet, including the priority of environmental, social partnership and practicality.
"With the world's fresh water, timber, oil, gas, ores, snowy area give the world a development perspective. Before us all is the most important task of forming a prudent use of resources snowy areas to meet the needs of the present generation does not prejudice the quality of life of future generations" — said in the text of the Charter.
The main principles of the Charter: the primacy of ecology in all activities in the snowy areas, social partnership to protect the interests of the territories, the practicality, as the basis for decisions, produced for the development of the "white" areas.
"Today we are specifically asking a vector to show that this is necessary, it's interesting, and these problems demand. To solve all variety of tasks snowy territory, you should identify the main principles for the relationship of man to the snowy areas, the production of their life, home , sports and so on. We have to understand that for us the next generation, "- said the governor of Novosibirsk region Vasily Yurchenko.
He noted that all the participants in the forum will sign the charter of the World Forum of snow.
"I think that the Charter will be the basic document for further movement. Am sure that during the discussion of the" round table "will lead to concrete solutions, including the specificity of these areas, which should be included in intergovernmental relations, and others. With proper construction control we can achieve good results, "- concluded Yurchenko.
First Global Forum of snow on creation of favorable conditions for life in the snowy areas — from housing to culture and sports, opened in Novosibirsk in the largest exhibition venue in the Urals "Novosibirsk Expocentre".
Events Forum will bring together more than 500 representatives of government, business, experts in the field of ecology, geography, climatic conditions, science and innovation, housing and utilities, sports from Russia, Norway, Austria, USA, France, Sweden, Finland, Slovenia and other countries world.
The forum was organized by the Government of the Novosibirsk region and "Novosibirsk Expocentre" supported by the Russian Olympic Committee, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Russian Geographical Society, the largest Russian and foreign research institutions and the business community. Powered snow is supposed to make an annual event.
RIA Novosti is the general information partner of the World Forum of snow.