(Photo: Magdalena Tomasik) Autumn in the Arctic. Abisko, northern SwedenFollowing three highly successful editions, this year´s Arctic Futures Symposium will take place in Brussels on 16th – 17th October.

The event will be held over two days and it will focus on responsible Arctic resource development. The conference will tough upon safe Arctic shipping, sustainable Arctic communities and communication of scientific research to politicians and policy makers.

Symposium´s themes reflect Canadian Arctic Council chairmanship priorities: ´´Development for the People of the North´´.

Established in 2010 to raise public awareness of important developments in the Arctic Region, the annual Arctic Futures Symposium has become an essential venue for promoting ongoing dialogue between Arctic stakeholders and the empowerment of inhabitants of the Circumpolar North.

To read more about the event, please follow the link.


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