Nenets region will focus on OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES OF REMOTENESS AND INACCESSIBILITY OF TERRITORIES as cross-cutting issue. The following priorities stretch horizontally through all working groups and other Barents entities:
- ACCESSIBILITY AND CROSS-BORDER MOBILITY
- DIVERSIFIED AND ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY
- IMPROVING THE LIFE QUALITY AND HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT
The next chair of the Barents Regional Council for the period 2023-2025 is North Karelia.