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Arctic Visions meeting in Arendal 27-28 August 2012

The Chair of the Standing Committee Mr Morten Høglund will participate in a meeting in Arendal to discuss visions for the Arctic.

The meeting is co-hosted by SCPAR and UNEP Grid/Arendal. The participants will discuss input to the coming process in the Arctic Council to negotiate at special statement for the next Ministerial meeting in Kiruna May 2013. The statement will be visionary and address long term development of the Arctic. The idea to negotiate a Kiruna statement is inspired by a proposal from the Arctic parliamentary cooperation.

Sunday 26 Aug 2012