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Standing Committee Meeting in Ottawa, May 24th

The Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region met on Ottawa, 24th May. The meeting was generoulsy hosted by the Canadian Patliament as the committee discussed about Arctic cooperation. Especial attention related to the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Rovaniemi. The Canadian SAO informed about members about the discussion in the Rovaniemi Ministerial. Arctic Council has always had the support the Arctic Parliamentarians, and this was again reasserted

The Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region met on Ottawa, 24th May. The meeting was generoulsy hosted by the Canadian Patliament as the committee discussed about Arctic cooperation. Especial attention related to the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Rovaniemi. The Canadian SAO informed members about the discussion in the Rovaniemi Ministerial. Arctic Council has always had the support the Arctic Parliamentarians, and this was again reasserted.

The committee invited the United States Senate's CODEL delegation, led by Sen. Murkowski, who is also a member in the SCPAR. Climate change and the UNCLOS were discussed at lenght in the meeting, as it is the changing climate, that brings forth changes in the region. 

Friday 15 Nov 2019