International Forum «Ecology» - one of the leading public platforms to discuss pressing environmental issues and the formation of public policy guidelines in the field of environmental protection and environmental management.
The Forum, which has been held annually since 2009, is attended by representatives of all levels of government, public and commercial organizations, the scientific community, independent experts and eco-activists.

Organizer of the Forum «Ecology»

The Forum is organized by the Centre of Assistance to Environmental Initiatives Ecology (ANO CSPI Ecology). To effectively promote the initiatives of the Forum, a Public Council has been established under the ANO, chaired by Nikolai Valuev, head of the Expert Council on Specially Protected Natural Territories under the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation, deputy of the State Duma.
International Forum «Ecology» is held with the support and participation of the Federation Council of Russian Federation, the State Duma of Russian Federation, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, the Ministry of Construction and Housing and Communal Services, the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources and other relevant ministries and departments.
The operator of the forum is Conference Point, the owner of the mark Safe Travels SPB (confirms compliance with international standards of safe services and concern for the health of participants).

About the Forum

International Forum «Ecology» annually sets benchmarks for improving public policy in the field of environmental protection, identifies major environmental problems in Russia, creates conditions for open dialogue between government, society and business.
The business programme of the Forum is supported by the exhibition. It presents the latest environmental technologies and equipment to the visitors and participants of the event.
Public Forum «Ecology» contributes to the development of effective solutions and provides additional opportunities for their promotion and implementation.

As part of the industry agenda, measures to support regions in addressing environmental issues and mechanisms to promote promising environmental projects are brought up for discussion.
The annual result of the Forum is the Public Resolution on Environmental Protection and Ecological Development of the Russian Federation, which unites the initiatives of all participants in environmental activities in a single document. The text of the Public Resolution is sent to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and specialized federal authorities.


Geographical coverage and the number of participants confirm the status of the Forum as a significant international environmental event. More than 1200 representatives of 70 regions of Russia and 10 foreign countries gather every year at the event to communicate and work together.
Among the regular participants of the business and exhibition programme of the International Forum «Ecology»:

  • executive and legislative authorities, specialised ministries and departments at federal and regional levels;
  • non-profit public organizations;
  • industrial companies interested in the development of eco-friendly practices and production;
  • commercial enterprises working in the field of environmental services;
  • transport companies;
  • municipal utility organizations;
  • developers, manufacturers and suppliers of environmental technologies and equipment ;
  • scientific and educational organisations.