News & Activities

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
Ms Sara Olsvig represents SCPAR at Westnordic meeting
Ms Sara Olsvig represented SCPAR at the meeting of the Westnordic Council in Ilulissat, Greenland 28 March 2012. The focus of the meeting was the increased interest in the Arctic from the rest of the world.
Tuesday 17 Apr 2012
Ms Gudfridur Lilja Gretarsdottir represented SCPAR at Nordic Council session
The 23 March 2012 Ms Gudfridur Lilja Gretarsdottir represented the Standing Committee at the Nordic Council thematic session on the Arctic.
Monday 26 Mar 2012