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The Administrative-Territorial Division of the Republic of Karelia About Karelia


Administration of the Head
of the Republic of Karelia

Lenin street, 19, Petrozavodsk,
Republic of Karelia, 185028
Reception: +7(814-2)79-93-09
For Organizations: +7(814-2)79-93-69
For Citizens: +7(814-2)79-93-75
Fax: +7(814-2)79-93-91, 79-93-92
Teletype: 165394 FLAG RU
(814-2)79-93-53, (814-2)79-93-50

Kivatch Waterfalls Kivatch Waterfalls
Kivach Waterfalls is the second large in Europe (the first one is Rhein Waterfalls). The height of the waterfalls is 10,7 meters. It is located on the river Suna in central part of Karelia.

It is the most famous waterfall in Karelia. Thanks to Gavrila Derzhavin's good graces, whop was the first governor of Olonets, the oustanding poet and in 1791 has devoted a well-known ode "Falls" to Kivatch, the waterfal has taken an outstanding place in creativity of many poets, artists, and prose writers.
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April, 16

Prospects of development of Petrozavodsk were discussed at the meeting with the participation of Rashid Nurgaliyev and Alexander Khudilainen Фотоматериалы

Summing up the work of the participants of the group on industrial production development established within the State Commission for preparation for the 100th anniversary of Karelia Фотоматериалы

April, 14

Karelia and Crimea sign the Agreement on cooperation Фотоматериалы

April, 11

Russia's Ministry of Natural Resources and Ministry of Nature Management and Ecology of Karelia have held a meeting of the BEAC Working Group on Environment in Petrozavodsk Фотоматериалы

New tourist objects in Karelia awaiting partners and investors

April, 8

Viktor Chikalyuk, Minister of Nature Management and Ecology of Karelia, takes part in the meeting of the BEAC Working Group on Environment Фотоматериалы

The Mining Road Workshop is held in Sortavala under Karelia ENPI CBC program Фотоматериалы

Youth of the Barents Region strengthens cooperation Фотоматериалы

Representatives of tourism companies from St.Petersburg and Finland explored tourist prospects of North Ladoga

April, 2

On results of the meeting with Minister of Transport of Russia Alexander Khudilainen asserts that roads in Karelia will improve Фотоматериалы

Alexander Khudilainen: Our task is to build Karelia's future using its own resources Фотоматериалы

Working group on development of single-industry towns visited Prionezhsky region Фотоматериалы

Consul of Petrozavodsk office of the Consulate General of Finland in St.Petersburg Tuomas Kinnunen has visited Karelian Institute for Educational Development Фотоматериалы

April, 1

Alexander Khudilainen and Rashid Nurgaliyev met with representatives of active functionaries of Pryazha region Фотоматериалы

On March, 27 the working group on preparation of the single-industry towns' development concept has visited Pryazha region Фотоматериалы

Prospects of Pudozh region development were discussed at the conference in partnership with Rashid Nurgaliyev and Head of Karelia Фотоматериалы

Appointments of personnel in the Government of Karelia

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April 19, 2014

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