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22 April 2022

Rasmus Gjedssø Bertelsen

Dr. Rasmus Gjedssø Bertelsen has been selected as the 2022-2023 Nansen Professor in Arctic studies at the University of Akureyri.

22 April 2022

Arctic Risk Platform

Every day is Earth Day. But today in particular, it’s an important reminder of the alarm call from the Arctic.

8 April 2022

Windmill - Women and clean energy

The clean energy industry has been historically male-dominated with only a handful of women working in clean energy fields. But many hope to open the doors for the next generation to break into cutting-edge industries.

5 April 2022

Arctic Circle

The Arctic Circle Mission Council on the GlobalArctic invites you to the first-ever Arctic Circle Webcast Session to discuss international cooperation in the Arctic to increase security in the area.

5 April 2022

High North Dialogue 2022

"Dialogue is more important than ever", says Frode Mellemvik, the director of the High North Center. The High North Dialogue conference will therefore take place as planned on April 6 and 7.

28 March 2022

Vladimir Vasilev at the tv show Just Delicious

The NF Executive Director Vladimir Vasilev was invited to take part in the Yakutian TV show.

‘Prosto vkusno’ (‘Just delicious’) TV show appeared in the Sakha National Broadcast Company’s schedule a couple of years ago, with Petr Tsypandin, a famous entrepreneur and investor, as its host and Dmitry Argunov as a producer. The original idea of the show was to invite hunting and fishing enthusiasts to share their personal experiences and interesting stories and to answer the questions of concern from the republic’s residents while cooking the game.

28 March 2022

Arctic Basecamp calling climate change activists

We’ll be heading back to Davos this May, so we’re busy assembling a delegation to camp with us. To join our delegation, apply before 31st March, 2022.

18 March 2022

SAON logo 2022

SAON recognizes and values its relationships with both the Arctic Council and the International Arctic Science Committee as outlined in its founding documents. For the time being, the SAON Board and its committees will be following the pause outlined in the A7 statement.

15 March 2022

Arctic - Territory of Dialogue

The agenda of the ‘Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ 6th International Arctic Forum, which was previously scheduled for 11–13 April, will be discussed during upcoming events as part of Russia’s chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2021–2023 based on a decision by the Forum’s Organizing Committee.

9 March 2022

Antarctica EnduranceOver the years, numerous expeditions have been made to try to find the wreck of the three-masted barquentine Endurance since it sank in 1915 without success, until now. Today, 9 March 2022, it was announced by the expedition Endurance22 that the wreck of Endurance had been found off the coast of Antarctica at 3,008 meters (9,869ft) depth.

3 March 2022

Arctic Council Russias ChairsmanshipCanada, the Kingdom of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, and the United States condemn Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and note the grave impediments to international cooperation, including in the Arctic, that Russia’s actions have caused.