New Observer: The International Maritime Organization

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) was granted Arctic Council Observer status at the 11th Ministerial meeting in Rovaniemi, Finland, in May 2019. IMO is the United Nations specialized agency responsible for safety and security of...

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Interview with CAFF Chair Mark Marissink

Since May 2019, Mark Marissink chairs the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna Working Group (CAFF). He is the deputy director at the department for Environmental Analysis at the Swedish Environment Protection Agency and has been involved in the...

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Interview with SDWG Chair Stefán Skjaldarson

Stefán Skjaldarson is the new Chair of the Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG). Growing up in one of the most remote parts of northeast Iceland, he got to know the scarcities of an Arctic childhood until education and eventually his work...

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council RT @ICC_Canada: Among the Project CREATeS digital stories was Anne Qammaniq-Hellwiglqa’s from Iqaluit, called “Living”. It sends a profound…
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Arctic Council Would your passion for the Arctic bring you up to Tromsø 🇳🇴? The Arctic Council Secretariat is hiring: executive… https://t.co/OIQB2mf90M
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Arctic Council Mark Marissink is the new Chair of the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna Working Group. He is a biologist by… https://t.co/evw1Br4LgZ
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SAO Chair Tweets

Einar Gunnarsson Are you an Arctic citizen? 🇨🇦🇩🇰🇫🇮🇮🇸🇳🇴🇷🇺🇸🇪🇺🇸The @ArcticCouncil Secretariat is seeking 4 new teammates! https://t.co/JmZ4w2Yy7b
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Einar Gunnarsson The @ArcticCouncil family gathered for the first time under a new Chairmanship 🇮🇸 18-19 June. Thank you all for con… https://t.co/JhCuJQVgYC
June 24, 2019
Einar Gunnarsson Today in Berlin 🇩🇪: “Iceland will continue to work for a stronger ArcticCouncil and enhance engagement with Observ… https://t.co/PhjLp7mlDA
June 5, 2019

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