- Joint Statement by the Ministers of Defence...
Joint Statement by the Ministers of Defence of the Northern GroupThe Ministers of Defence of the Northern Group met in Reykjavík, Iceland, on 8 June 2022, and gave the following statement:
- World Oceans Day 2022
World Oceans Day 2022On 8 June World Oceans Day was celebrated by the United Nations. Many countries have celebrated the day since 1992, following the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development held in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. In 2008, The United Nations General Assembly decided that as of[…]
- Joint statement by the Arctic 7 on the limi...
Joint statement by the Arctic 7 on the limited resumption of Arctic Council cooperation - without Russia!The governments of Canada, the Kingdom of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, and the United States have issued the following joint statement.
- The Arctic midnight sun!
The Arctic midnight sun!The northern hemisphere is approaching its brightest day with the longest day, summer solstice, on June 21st.
- Is China Becoming a Green Colossus? New Sol...
Is China Becoming a Green Colossus? New Solar and Wind Park to Produce 240% More Energy Than All Renewables in Germany CombinedChina wants to build a huge solar and wind park in the Gobi Desert, which is planned to have a total capacity of 450 gigawatts. To put this into perspective: the total capacity of all renewable energy sources in Germany is 132.3 gigawatts. The planned park[…]
- New Russian research ship "North Pole&...
New Russian research ship "North Pole" starts sea trialsJSC "Admiralty Shipyards" has started factory sea trials of the ice-resistant self-propelled platform "North Pole". The Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation Alexander KOZLOV took part in the formal procedure.
- World Data System Members Forum 2022
World Data System Members Forum 2022International Data Week 2022 is only four weeks away. If you have not already registered for IDW, please note that the early bird registration deadline is 31 May 2022. Please register for the conference as soon as possible. https://idw2022.org/.
- Arctic Risk Platform launched at Davos 2022...
Arctic Risk Platform launched at Davos 2022 - arcticrisk.orgMay 24, Davos, Switzerland – With the Arctic warming almost three times faster than the rest of the world, a new interactive tool could help people and businesses take informed action on global risks.
- UN chief announces renewable energy initiat...
UN chief announces renewable energy initiative at WMO climate report launchA new, ambitious five-point plan to jump-start the transition to renewable energy – the “low-hanging fruit” of climate action – was announced by UN Secretary-General António Guterres at the launch of WMO’s State of the Global Climate 2021 report.
- Four key climate change indicators break re...
Four key climate change indicators break records in 2021Geneva, 18 May 2022 (WMO) - Four key climate change indicators – greenhouse gas concentrations, sea level rise, ocean heat and ocean acidification – set new records in 2021.
- Event: International Conference and Exhib...
Event: International Conference and Exhibition For Science 2023When: 6th - 8th February 2023 Where: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia www.ices-ksa.org Submission Deadline (Short Abstracts): 31 August 2022 The International Conference and Exhibition For Science (ICES2023) will take place in the period February 6-8, 2023 at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It will go ahead[…]
- Event: Trade, Minerals, and the Green Tra...
Event: Trade, Minerals, and the Green Transition in Greenland: A Conversation with Prime Minister Múte B. EgedeWhen: Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 1:00pm to 3:00pm ET Where: Online event Register for the event Greenland has recently become an epicenter of interest in natural resource investment and development in the Arctic. With accessible deposits of minerals needed to satisfy rising global demand,[…]
- Event: PolarRES with the Future Generation
Event: PolarRES with the Future GenerationWhen: 7th June at 18:30-19:30 CEST Where: Online event PolarRES will be hosting a series of webinars for our future generation. In support of Ukrainian youth, these webinars will teach young students (ages 14+) about the complexities of climate change and the physical[…]
- World Data System Newsletter 25 May 2022
World Data System Newsletter 25 May 2022Last chance to register for the "Why attend IDW 2022" webinar Make sure to register for the "Why attend IDW 2022" webinar. It will be co-hosted 26 May 2022, 8:00 UTC by representatives from WDS, CODATA, RDA, and the local Korean organizers. The webinar[…]
- Event: Opportunity and Risk - Mining and ...
Event: Opportunity and Risk - Mining and the Green Energy TransitionWhen: 1st June 2022, 3:30pm – 5:00pm ET Where: Online event The latest IPCC report underscored the urgency of an aggressive energy transformation if the world is to stave off climate disaster. With current technologies, that transformation means a steep rise in the use[…]
- Event: Accelerating Lessons Learned from ...
Event: Accelerating Lessons Learned from State-Level Climate and Environmental Policies for U.S. Climate ActionWhen: 9th June 2022, 3:00pm – 4:30pm ET Where: Online event In recent years, traditional leadership roles for addressing environmental and climatic changes have shifted. While international fora and processes remain crucial for advancing national and federal-level climate action, sub-national actors have transformed and piloted[…]
- Event: 6th Annual International Investmen...
Event: 6th Annual International Investment East Russia Oil and Gas Forum 2022Senior executives of promising investment projects on construction, modernisation and expansion of production facilities have confirmed their participation in the 6th Annual International Investment East Russia Oil and Gas Forum, which will be held on 6-7 July 2022 in Vladivostok. The Forum is supported by[…]
- World Data System Newsletter May 2022
World Data System Newsletter May 2022Upcoming events Open Repositories 2022 Open Repositories 2022 is set to be held 6-9 June 2022 in Denver, Colorado. The conference seeks to address and solve the modern issues facing data repositories around the world. Registration and more information. International Data Week 2022[…]
- SDG Tent at the World Economic Forum Annu...
SDG Tent at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 202211 May 2022, Geneva – The SDG Tent at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2022, in Davos from 22-26 May 2022, will focus on ‘Mobilizing action to accelerate the transition to a sustainable, resilient economy’. With only seven and a half years to go to[…]
- Event: 10th Annual World Congress of Ocean
Event: 10th Annual World Congress of OceanWhen: January 09-11, 2023 Where: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan WCO-2023 is intended to provide a platform for professionals around the world to exchange state-of-the-art research and development and identify research needs and opportunities in the field of Ocean. It covers a wide range of topics related to[…]
- Event: St. Petersburg International Econo...
Event: St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2022On 15–18 June 2022, St. Petersburg will host the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). The topic of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum is ‘New Opportunities in a New World’. The SPIEF 2022 business programme has four thematic tracks on the global and[…]
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- Northern Forum Secretariat met with Consul General of the Repu...
Northern Forum Secretariat met with Consul General of the Republic of KoreaOn June 24, 2022, Deputy Executive Director of the Northern Forum Daryana Maksimova met with Consul General of of the Republic of Korea in Irkutsk Mr. Kim Se-woong during his visit to the North-Eastern Federal University (NEFU).
- Northern Forum intends to strengthen cooperation with China
Northern Forum intends to strengthen cooperation with ChinaThe Consulate General of China in Khabarovsk delegation headed by Consul General Mr. Cui Guojie visited Yakutia.
- Ásahan ráđđeaddibálvalusa are&aacu...
Ásahan ráđđeaddibálvalusa areálaáššiideSource: Avvir Boazodoallošiehtadusa 2022/2023 oktavuođas lea soabaduvvon álggahit ráđđeaddibálvalusa areálaáššiide. Prošeakta galgá álgovuorus doaibmat golbma jagi, ja golbma olbmo leat virgáduvvon barggu čađahit. Ráđđeaddibálvalus lea bagadeaddji boazoealáhussii. Prošeavtta fágajođiheaddji Isak Henrik Eira muitalii prošeavtta birra boazosápmelaččaide geat ledje čoahkkanan Norgga Boazosápmelaččaid Riikkasearvvi riikačoahkkimii Muoffies Nordlánddas.
- The Northern Forum congratulates Mr. Kim Jin-tae on winning Ga...
The Northern Forum congratulates Mr. Kim Jin-tae on winning Gangwon Province gubernatorial electionOn behalf of the Northern Forum, it is with great pleasure that we extend to Mr. Kim Jin-tae our sincere congratulations on winning the Gangwon Province gubernatorial election.
- Two poles, one common future: A call for strengthened action t...
Two poles, one common future: A call for strengthened action to preserve our poles and our planetIn the framework of its Polar Initiative, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation co-organised its first scientific symposium on polar change "The Cold is Getting Hot! Polar Symposium: from the Arctic to Antarctic" on the 24th and 25th February 2022 in partnership with the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), and the Oceanographic Institute of Monaco, Prince Albert I of Monaco foundation.[…]
- Apply for APECS Council leadership roles 2022-2023
Apply for APECS Council leadership roles 2022-2023Do you want to get (or remain) active in APECS by being involved in APECS Council leadership? The application form for APECS Council leadership 2022-2023 is now open!
- Edinburgh to host Arctic Science Summit Week 2024
Edinburgh to host Arctic Science Summit Week 2024IASC is excited to announce that Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) 2024, including the Arctic Observing Summit, will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland. ASSW 2024 will take place from 21 – 29 March 2024 The United Kingdom has been an IASC member country since 1991, and this will be the second time that the UK will host the ASSW, with the first one being in 2000, in Cambridge.
- EU-PolarNet 2 & APECS webinar "Who owns the Arctic? &...
EU-PolarNet 2 & APECS webinar "Who owns the Arctic? – an Introduction to Arctic Governance"Due to the increasing interest and awareness of the global significance of the Arctic, questions about stewardship and governance of the region are being asked more frequently. Governance structures suitable for effectively addressing the challenges and opportunities facing the circumpolar North are becoming more relevant than ever. This EU-PolarNet 2 and APECS webinar gives an overview of the legal regime of the Arctic and outlines[…]
- APECS publishes Correspondence in Nature condemning academic s...
APECS publishes Correspondence in Nature condemning academic sanctions and calling for climate science collaborationFollowing the shocking events of the spring and the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, APECS thought it was important to issue a statement. The following events showed strong international support for Ukraine, and APECS is open to support these initiatives and will push for more help for Early Career Scientists in difficult situations, like those exiled from their homes.
- New Rievdan Scientific Article is published
New Rievdan Scientific Article is publishedBridging traditional and scientific knowledge on reindeer meat smoking - a pilot study. A new scientific article from the Rievdan research project published in International Journal of Circum Polarhealth by Kia Krarup Hansen et al today.
- ICR at the Cairngorm Reindeer Herd
ICR at the Cairngorm Reindeer HerdThe last days ICR visited the Reindeer House and the reindeer herd in the middle of the Highlands in Scotland, Elisabeth Smith and her family have been a part of the cooperation in World Reindeer Herders, already since 1993 in Tromsø.