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Following-up on the Conference Statement from Ulan-Ude 2016

"The implementation of the Conference Statement from the 12th Arctic parliamentary conference which took place in June 2016 is important at the Anchorage meeting", says Mr Eirik Sivertsen, Chair of the Standing Committee.

 

 

Participants at the conference in Ulan-Udem in June 2016

The conference took place in Ulan-Ude in Russia in June 2016. The Conference Statement was adopted by all the participants and has the following headlines:

  • Arctic Cooperation in Light of COP 21 in Paris
  • Inhabitants in a Developing Arctic
  • New Possibilities in the Arctic
  • 20th anniversary of the Arctic Council

Mr Eirik Sivertsen, Chair of the Standing Committee

"A vital part of the work of the Standing Committee is to promote the proposals and ideas agreed upon in the Statement. I look forward to a dialogue with my colleagues and the US-representatives to further this work,- says Mr Sivertsen.

Read the Conference Statement from Ulan-Ude

Monday 20 Feb 2017