The 11th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting

On May 7, Finland will host the 11th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Rovaniemi. Minister-level representatives from the eight Arctic States will convene to review and approve work completed under the two-year Finnish Chairmanship to improve...

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Education – Equal access for equal chances

Around four million people live in the Arctic today, including indigenous peoples, northerners and recent arrivals. While some are hunters and herders living in sparsely populated areas, others could be considered city dwellers. This diverse...

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Connectivity – a lifeline for human activities

There is more to connectivity than mobile phone coverage. Access to broadband for example facilitates e-learning for children and adults in remote communities and enables the development of digital health and social services. The Finnish...

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council Quick fact: The six indigenous Permanent Participant organizations of the Arctic Council are AAC, AIA, GCI, ICC,… https://t.co/Gt4z0k1qiC
About 13 hours ago
Arctic Council The inclusion of traditional knowledge and local knowledge is vital for exploring common solutions to emerging… https://t.co/ll6xjrzmys
About 19 hours ago
Arctic Council Finland assumed the Arctic Council Chairmanship in May 2017. @FIArctic's Chairmanship program has influenced the… https://t.co/fRjbDg4d06
April 17, 2019

SAO Chair Tweets

Aleksi Härkönen Thank you SAOs, PPs and all others for a constructive meeting and safe travels home. @ArcticCouncil @FIArctic… https://t.co/SITg4wTa2Z
April 13, 2019
Aleksi Härkönen We have organized a series of meetings in wonderful Northern locations of Finland during our @ArcticCouncil chairma… https://t.co/a26k7WkA4Z
April 11, 2019
Aleksi Härkönen The @ArcticCouncil has managed to strengthen regional stability and even expand the area of constructive cooperatio… https://t.co/cHNmgbQfTB
March 7, 2019

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