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Statement on EU observer status in the Arctic Council

At the meeting in Murmansk the Standing Committee adopted a statement addressing the process to grant EU observer status in the Arctic Council.

In the statement the Standing Committee encourages the European Union and the Canadian Chairmanship of the Arctic Council to undertake further efforts in order to finalise the process of the admission of the EU as a permanent observer on the Arctic Council as soon as possible.

Read the statement

Wednesday 25 Sep 2013