News & Activities

Ms. Mirja Vehkaperä represented SCPAR at Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference
Ms Mirja Vehkaperä, member of the Finnish delegation to the Arctic parliamentary cooperation, represented SCPAR at the 20th Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference in Helsinki, Finland 28-30 August 2011.
Friday 02 Sep 2011
SCPAR meeting in Syktyvkar 28-29 September 2011
The next meeting of the Standing Committee will be in Syktyvkar 28-29 September 2011. The host of the meeting will be Senator and member of the Committee Mr.Vladimir A. Torlopov.
Wednesday 24 Aug 2011
Arctic Council Ministerial meeting in Nuuk, Greenland, 12 May
Mr Morten Høglund (MP, Norway) Chair of the Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region (CPAR) participates at the Arctic Council ministerial meeting in Nuuk, Greenland on 12 May . The US member of CPAR, Senator Lisa Murkowski (R, Alaska) participates through the American delegation to the meeting.
Wednesday 11 May 2011
Meeting with the incoming Chairmanship of the Arctic Council
MP Ann-Kristine Johansson (Sweden) and MP Morten Høglund (Norway) are meeting the incoming Chairmanship of the Arctic Council in Stockholm 7 April 2011.
Wednesday 06 Apr 2011
Improved Arctic oil spill response and prevention is needed
The need of improved Arctic cooperation on oil spill response and prevention was highlighted in the meetings Mr Morten Høglund had with US senators Lisa Murkowski and Mark Begich.
Thursday 17 Mar 2011
Mr. Høglund meets US Senator Lisa Murkowski
The new chair of the Standing Committee will meet the US member of the Committee Senator Lisa Murkowski 15 March.
Tuesday 15 Mar 2011
Mr. Morten Høglund is new Chair of the Standing Committee
Mr. Morten Høglund, MP from Norway, has started his work as new Chair of the Standing Committee.
Thursday 24 Feb 2011
Second Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum in Tromsø
The Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region participated at the Second Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum in Tromsø 22-23 February 2011.
Thursday 24 Feb 2011
Second Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum 22-23 February in Tromsø
The Standing Committee of Arctic parliamentarians will participate at theSecond Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum 22-23 February in Tromsøhosted by the Norwegian parliament.
Wednesday 09 Feb 2011
Standing Committee meeting in Tromsø 22 Februay 2011
The Standing Committee of Arctic parliamentarians will meet in Tromsø 22 February 2011 in conjunction with the Second Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum 22-23 February in Tromsø.
Wednesday 09 Feb 2011