Arctic Council to host side event at the 2019 Our Ocean Conference

The Arctic Council will host a side event at this year’s Our Ocean conference in Oslo on 23 October. The side event is themed “A Cleaner Arctic Marine Environment – Battling Marine Debris in the Arctic” and is organized jointly with the Icelandic...

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First joint meeting between the Arctic Council and the Arctic Economic Council

The Arctic Council and the Arctic Economic Council hold their first joint meeting in Reykjavik today, 9 October 2019, bringing together government representatives of the eight Arctic States, business representatives, as well as representatives of...

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Arctic Circle Assembly: Arctic Council Working Groups’ and Permanent Participants’ panels, breakout sessions and events

Several Arctic Council Working Groups and Indigenous peoples organizations holding Permanent Participant status in the Council are hosting side events at this year’s Arctic Circle Assembly in Reykjavik. See an overview below.

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council RT @saochair: 🆘🚢 Lively exchange on importance of mandatory safety measures, circumpolar & local cooperation, exercises, reliable maps &…
October 13, 2019
Arctic Council Learn more about our Sustainable Development Working Group’s Project CREATeS: https://t.co/D305nB4IRO @SDWG_Chair… https://t.co/NQb2Wt6SBh
October 12, 2019
Arctic Council RT @GenderArctic: We are proud to announce that Gender Equality in the Arctic (GEA) is now moving into Phase III, following the handover…
October 12, 2019

SAO Chair Tweets

Einar Gunnarsson More about the @ArcticCouncil initiative on Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure 🗺 here: https://t.co/9No50P0uLy
October 12, 2019
Einar Gunnarsson 🆘🚢 Lively exchange on importance of mandatory safety measures, circumpolar & local cooperation, exercises, reliab… https://t.co/t917AbM9mZ
October 12, 2019
Einar Gunnarsson Current @ArcticCouncil Chair Iceland’s Foreign Minister @GudlaugurThor Thordarson noted rapid environmental change… https://t.co/1i8rldIdJI
October 12, 2019

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