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Seminar at Oden in Copenhagen 25 June

The Chair of SCPAR spoke at a seminar on the Swedish icebreaker Oden in Copenhagen 25 June

Ms Sara Olsvig, Chair of SCPAR

In her intervention Ms Olsvig talked about the difference between the cooperation between the Arctic coastal states and the cooperation in the Arctic Council. She continued to focus on the pelagic fish stocks in the Arctic and the cooperation between the Arctic coastal states.

Ms Olvig went on to talk about the importance of developing diversified economies in the Arctic societies. Finally she underlined the necessity of including the Arctic indigenous peoples and other northerners in the decision making processes in the Arctic region.

The Norwegian member of SCPAR Mr Eirik Sivertsen also participated at the seminar.

 

Thursday 26 Jun 2014