The Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the International Scientific Center on the problems of cross-border interactions in North and North-East Asia of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences signed an Agreement on the network partnership.
The parties will develop and support scientific cooperation in the following priority areas of the cross-border interactions in North and North-East Asia:
1. The research on the regional problems of economic interaction and security;
2. The elaboration of scientific and analytical recommendations for federal and regional authorities on the development of interregional economic, scientific, socio-humanitarian and cultural ties between Russia and the APR countries;
3. The assessment of the prospects for the implementation of the strategic initiative of the PRC "One Belt One Road" from the point of its impact on the development of the economy, the social sphere and the ecology of the regions of Russia;
4. The scientific substantiation of the development of socio-economic and scientific-technological relations of the regions of Siberia and the Far East of Russia with Mongolia, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Kyrgyzstan as well as expert and analytical support of the projects and the programs of cooperation in these areas.