News & Activities

Press release: Governments Must Strengthen Arctic Council
Economic opportunities, governance and the human dimension in the Arctic are topics on the agenda when Arctic politicians gather at the 10th Conference of Arctic Parliamentarians in Akureyri September 5-7.
Tuesday 04 Sep 2012
Excursion 6 September 2012
Program for the excursion 6 September in connection with the 10th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region, Akureyri, Iceland
Monday 03 Sep 2012
Updated (3 September) program for the Conference in Akureyri 5-7 September 2012
The 10th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region will be hosted by the Parliament of Iceland in Akureyri 5-7 September 2012.
Monday 03 Sep 2012
Arctic Visions meeting in Arendal 27-28 August 2012
The Chair of the Standing Committee Mr Morten Høglund will participate in a meeting in Arendal to discuss visions for the Arctic.
Sunday 26 Aug 2012
Updated program for the Conference in Akureyri 5-7 September 2012
The 10th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region will take place in Akureyri 5-7 September 2012. The host of the Conference is Althingi, the parliament of Iceland.
Monday 25 Jun 2012
Agenda for SCPAR meeting in Nuuk 5 June 2012
The Standing Committee will meet in Nuuk, Greenland 5 June 2012. The agenda for the meeting can be downloaded here.
Friday 01 Jun 2012
Next meeting of SCPAR 5 June 2012
SCPAR will have its next meeting in Nuuk 5 June 2012. The host of the meeting will be Ms. Sara Olsvig, MP Greenland/Denmark.
Wednesday 16 May 2012
Vice-Chair Gudfridur Lilja Gretarsdottir at Duputy Minister meeting in Stockholm
Vice-Chair Gudfridur Lilja Gretarsdottir represented SCPAR at the Arctic Council Deputy Ministerial Meeting in Stockholm 15 May 2012.
Wednesday 16 May 2012
Successful SCPAR side event in Montreal
Around 50 people attended the side event arranged by SCPAR at the IPY Conference in Montreal 22 April.
Tuesday 24 Apr 2012
SCPAR side meeting at IPY conference in Montreal 22 April
22 April at 2 PM SCPAR will host an openside meeting at the IPY Conference in Montreal. The topic of the side meeting is Arctic governance.
Tuesday 17 Apr 2012