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Meeting with the incoming Chairmanship of the Arctic Council

MP Ann-Kristine Johansson (Sweden) and MP Morten Høglund (Norway) are meeting the incoming Chairmanship of the Arctic Council in Stockholm 7 April 2011.


Ann-Kristine Johansson

Sweden will take over as Chair of the Arctic Council in May 2011 for the next two years. The cooperation between the governments in the Arctic Council and the Arctic parliamentary cooperation has been the basis for many important achievements in the Arctic cooperation. To continue this fruitful cooperation it is important to establish good contacts with the Chairmanship country at an early stage.

The Arctic parliamentarians will present their expectations to the Swedish Chairmanship and discuss possible areas of cooperation.

Wednesday 06 Apr 2011