6 February 2018The research team of the IKBFU Institute for Nature Management, Territorial and Urban Development, under the guidance of Gennady Fedorov, Doctor of Geography, Professor of IKBFU received a grant from the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) for the project
"Seaside factor". It will be carried out by a research team of IKBFU jointly with Nikolai Mezhevich, Doctor of Economics, Professor of St. Petersburg State University and Alexander Druzhinin, Doctor of Geography, Professor of SFU.
The key objective of the project is to determine the maritime position as a competitive potential in developing a strategy and mechanisms for sustainable, dynamic development of the Kaliningrad region. The project of the Southern Federal University, dedicated to the development of interregional economic links, was also supported by the RFBR. The project will be implemented implementation with the participation of four IKBFU researchers.