- Russia’s first Senior Arctic Official...
Russia’s first Senior Arctic Officials’ meeting strengthened connections between people and regions of the ArcticSalekhard, 2 December 2021. The first Senior Arctic Officials’ (SAO) plenary meeting during the Russian Chairmanship has just concluded in Salekhard and on screens across Arctic States and Observer countries.
- 10th Arctic Shipping Seminar Busan Korea
10th Arctic Shipping Seminar Busan KoreaDue to unprecedented circumstances of COVID-19, the Korean Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries is going to have a live-streaming conference this year, and all the sessions will be streamed live on YouTube.
- Moscow to Discuss Development of Light Avia...
Moscow to Discuss Development of Light Aviation in the ArcticExperts and officials from Russia and other Arctic countries will gather in Moscow on 2–3 December 2021 for a seminar on developing light aviation in the Arctic. The event aims to improve the route network in the Arctic region, develop air transport, develop Arctic tourism, introduce[…]
- International Scientific Cooperation in the...
International Scientific Cooperation in the Arctic Discussed in MoscowA meeting of senior officials for coordinating scientific research in the Arctic took place in Moscow. The meeting was held as part of the plan of major events associated with the Russian Chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2021-2023, which is being operated by the Roscongress[…]
- Arctic Yearbook 2021 officially launched.
Arctic Yearbook 2021 officially launched.The Arctic Yearbook 2021, is now available on the Arctic Portal or at www.arcticyearbook.com. The publication of the Arctic Yearbook is lead by the excellent team of editors, Lassi Heininen, Justin Barnes & Heather Exner-Pirot, with the support of the AY editorial board, technically and graphically supported and[…]
- Call for ARCUS Board Nominations
Call for ARCUS Board NominationsThe Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) announces a call for nominations for our Board of Directors election. There are four seats up for election in a vote of the ARCUS Membership Council that will take place in December. Terms will be three years and[…]
- CGTN wraps-up COP26
CGTN wraps-up COP26Halldór Jóhannsson, the general director of Arctic Portal was in a panel interview on China Global Television Network (CGTN) Friday November 12 talking about the COP26. In the interview, he mentioned the importance of activating and educating young people on climate and environmental issues, how to[…]
- Clydebank Declaration for Green Shipping Co...
Clydebank Declaration for Green Shipping CorridorsCOP26 Declaration We, the Clydebank Declaration signatories: Recall the long-term temperature goal of the Paris Agreement to hold the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels and pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.
- Youth rising for a green new deal
Youth rising for a green new dealYoung and old are lining up by the thousands in Glasgow at the COP26 despite rain and drizzel getting ready to marge together to urge world leaders to transfer talks to real Climate Change preventing actions!
- Arctic Risk Platform launched at COP26
Arctic Risk Platform launched at COP26The Arctic Risk platform developed by the Arctic Basecamp was launched today at the COP26. Arctic Basecamp is a team of Arctic experts and scientists who bring a message of Arctic risk to encourage bold climate action.
- Webinar: National Resilience is a National ...
Webinar: National Resilience is a National Security IssueAlaska World Affairs Council are hosting an interesting and unique Arctic Security related discussion between highly distinguished leaders, General (Ret) Carrol H. “Howie” Chandler, USAF and Air Vice Marshal John Blackburn, (Ret) Royal Australian Air Force. Please join them on Friday, 10 Dec 2021 from 12 Noon[…]
- Join the EDU-ARCTIC online lessons in December
Join the EDU-ARCTIC online lessons in DecemberThe EDU-ARCTIC 2 team wants to invite you in December to 6 online lessons in English: INVASIVE SPECIES: WHEN WILD GEESE EAT OUR FOOD on 7.12 at 9.00 UTC Snow in the Arctic ecosystem on 8.12 at 8.00 UTC MICROBIOTA, WHAT ON EARTH IS THAT? on[…]
- Arctic Circle Japan Forum 2022 Proposals
Arctic Circle Japan Forum 2022 ProposalsWhen: March 5-7, 2022 Where: Toranomon Hills Forum, Tokyo Proposal Guidelines Proposals will be considered for Sessions running a maximum of 60 minutes. Sessions will be held either in Plenary or as Sessions running in parallel. Proposals must include the following: The Session's proposed[…]
- Online conference: Russian-Canadian Coopera...
Online conference: Russian-Canadian Cooperation in the Field of Sustainable Development of the Arctic RegionThe Roscongress Foundation, the Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies of the National Research University Higher School of Economics and the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation would like to invite you to join the online conference “Russian-Canadian Cooperation in the Field[…]
- Regional Funds Week: registrations open!
Regional Funds Week: registrations open!Dear Family and Friends of the Youth Employment and Regional Cooperation Funds, We are happy to announce the coming REGIONAL FUNDS WEEK (6th - 10th December 2021): an innovative initiative – while still virtual – to take advantage from the collaboration between the two Funds. This[…]
- Webcast - Alaska Native Communities in Cont...
Webcast - Alaska Native Communities in Context: Women’s Leadership Through ANCSAWhen: Wednesday, December 8, 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm EST The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 (ANCSA) marked a new and unique Congressional approach to Federal Indian policy. In an effort to resolve land claims, ANCSA mandated the creation of regional corporate entities that Congress[…]
- Mayors Delivering Democracy Daily
Mayors Delivering Democracy DailyWhen: Dec. 6, 2021, 8:00am – 10:00am ET President Biden will convene a Summit for Democracy on December 9–10 to coalesce goals and actions into a “common agenda” for the renewal of democracy. As part of the Summit, on behalf of the governments of the United[…]
- The Youth Employment Online Magazine Issue ...
The Youth Employment Online Magazine Issue 15 is now out!Dear readers, dear Friends, The 15th issue of our Online Magazine is now out! We are happy to announce that with this November issue we are closing another year together and, a lot of novelties are coming, not forgetting the new entries! But with this message[…]
- Invitation to the online conference: Russia...
Invitation to the online conference: Russian-Finnish Cooperation in the Field of Sustainable Development in the Arctic RegionDear colleagues, The Roscongress Foundation, the Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies of the National Research University Higher School of Economics and the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation would like to invite you to participate in the online conference “Russian-Finnish Cooperation[…]
- Energy Storage in 2021: Challenges and Oppo...
Energy Storage in 2021: Challenges and OpportunitiesEnergy storage technologies are undergoing a challenging transformation, vital in an emerging climate that increasingly necessitates renewable energies and recyclable hardware. Energy storage sectors such as Li-ion batteries are forecast to experience rapid growth, while supply chain restraints mean new alternative energy storage technologies are under[…]
- CliC Newsletter - Ice and Climate No. 36
CliC Newsletter - Ice and Climate No. 36CliC has just released a newsletter volume 36 and it is available for online viewing. Highlights: CliC Strategic Plan 2022-2031 CliC Annual Report 2020 Open call for 2021 CliC Fellowships and Grants CliC contribution to COP26
- XII Workshop APECS Portugal
XII Workshop APECS PortugalThe XII Workshop APECS Portugal took place in Porto, the Invicta city, on November 30th, 2021. This was the return of presential events of APECS Portugal and this year we tried a new format, a hybrid model, at CIIMAR (Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research). The event received 30 participants presential and another 17 online, to celebrate the XII Workshop. For this edition, the[…]
- The Northern Forum Model (MNF) 2021 is officially completed
The Northern Forum Model (MNF) 2021 is officially completedOn December 1-2, the Northern Forum Model took place online, with pupils, students from Russian and foreign universities, young researchers and experts from a number of Russian regions and foreign countries. The event was held in English. Agenda of the Model Northern Forum 2021 was "Current climate challenges in the Arctic and Northern regions". On the first day of the MNF program, guests of honor[…]
- The Northern Forum took part in the international forum "...
The Northern Forum took part in the international forum "Arctic: today and the future"The Northern Forum took part in the international forum "Arctic: today and the future" on December 2-4, 2021 1. Session "Interregional cooperation of the Arctic Council countries: priorities and practices" - Mika Riipi, Chairman of the Northern Forum, Governor of Lapland (Finland) spoke about the possibilities of interregional cooperation of the northern regions; - Daryana Maximova, Deputy Executive Director of the Northern Forum, made a[…]
- Deadline Extended: Antarctica Day Visual Motto
Deadline Extended: Antarctica Day Visual MottoThe Antarctica Day Project Group decided to create a new tradition: A visual motto announced on each Antarctica Day which will be used as an Antarctic motto for the upcoming APECS year! We define an Antarctic visual motto as an image that incorporates 2 elements - a short textual motto and a graphic depiction - to deliver a strong message about Antarctica. The idea is[…]
- Call for IASC Cryosphere Working Group Secretary
Call for IASC Cryosphere Working Group SecretaryThe International Arctic Science Committee(IASC) is now soliciting applications to be the next Cryosphere Working Group Secretary. Read on and please consider applying and/or sending the information below to anybody you think would make a strong contribution to the IASC Working Groups.
- Call for IASC Cross-Cutting and Working Group Proposals 2022
Call for IASC Cross-Cutting and Working Group Proposals 2022IASC is now accepting proposals for consideration for IASC funding in 2022. The funding is provided by the five IASC Working Groups (WGs) (Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Marine, Social & Human, Terrestrial) and the International Science Initiative in the Russian Arctic (ISIRA).
- Virtual training program organized by WIPO will be held on Dec...
Virtual training program organized by WIPO will be held on December 6-16On December 6-16, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will organize a Virtual Training Program on Cultural Documentation and Intellectual Property Management for Indigenous Peoples from the Arctic Region.
- The winners of the Antarctica Day 2021 Photo Contest are...
The winners of the Antarctica Day 2021 Photo Contest are...The votes on our Antarctica Day 2021 Photo Contest are in. More than 130 people voted on the 14 amazing submissions under the overarching theme “My favourite thing about Antarctica”. A big thank you to all the people who submitted a picture and another thank you to everyone who voted and made this photo coontest happen. We are happy to announce the winners of our[…]
- 6-16 декабря пройдет виртуальная пр...
6-16 декабря пройдет виртуальная программа обучения от ВОИС6-16 декабря Всемирная организация интеллектуальной собственности (ВОИС) проведет Виртуальную программу обучения по документированию культуры и управлению интеллектуальной собственностью для коренных народов Арктического региона.
- Reindeer Herders from Sápmi, Yamal and Yakutia will mee...
Reindeer Herders from Sápmi, Yamal and Yakutia will meet for the first time since the pandemic. Huge preparations in YamalIn the framework of the meeting, reindeer herders, Arctic indigenous youth and the Arctic Council SDWG EALLU project contributors will meet for the first time since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic and will have four intensive and rich days to work together
- Arctic Observing Summit 2022: Call for Early Career Co-Chairs
Arctic Observing Summit 2022: Call for Early Career Co-ChairsThe Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) 2022 is inviting Early Career Co-Chairs (ECC) for engaging in the upcoming hybrid AOS, convening 30 March - 1 April 2022, in Tromsø, Norway and online on the theme “Arctic observing at the intersection of health, understanding, and resilience”.