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Last meeting of Mr. Morten Høglund, Chair of SCPAR

The meeting in Murmansk will be the last meeting of Mr. Morten Høglund as Chair of the Standing Committee.

Mr. Høglund did not seek re-election in the Norwegian national election 9 September and will stop being an MP after 30 September 2013.

Mr. Høglund will miss the Arctic parliamentary cooperation:

"The Arctic cooperation has been my favorite field of work this last four years"- Høglund says.

"I will miss the people but fortunately I will be able to continue to work with Arctic topics also in the future"- Mr. Høglund continues. Høglund will start as a special adviser for the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Arctic issues in October.

Tuesday 10 Sep 2013