News & Activities

Next meeting of SCPAR
The next meeting in the Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region will take place in Tromsø 22 February 2011.The meeting will take place in advance of the Second Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum which will take place in Tromsø 22-23 February 2011 and is hosted by the Norwegian parliament.
Tuesday 30 Nov 2010
Conference report
Conference report from the 9th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region 13-15 September 2010 
Thursday 25 Nov 2010
9th Conference statement, Russian translation
Conference statement from the 9th Conference of parliamentarians of the Arctic Region, Russian translation
Thursday 25 Nov 2010
9th Conferece statement
Conference statement from the Ninth Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region
Thursday 25 Nov 2010
Mr. Morten Høglund elected as new Chair of the Standing Committee
Mr. Morten Høglund from Norway is elected as new Chair of the Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region. Mr. Høglund takes over as chair after the next meeting of the Committee in Tromsø 22 February 2011.
Thursday 25 Nov 2010
Ms. Juliane Hennigsen new Vice-Chair of SCPAR
Ms. Juliane Henningsen was elected as new Vice-Chair of Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region (SCPAR) at the SCPAR-meeting in Ottawa 16 November 2010.
Thursday 25 Nov 2010
Conference statement
The Ninth Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region meeting in the European Parliament, Brussels 13-15 September 2010 adopted yesterday a Conference Statement. 
Thursday 16 Sep 2010
The 9th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region
The 9th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region will take place in the European Parliament 13-15 September 2010. An updated draft programme as of 8th September is available: Click here.
Wednesday 08 Sep 2010
Next meeting in Oslo 7 June
The next meeting of SCPAR will take place in Oslo 7 June 2010. The first item on the agenda is an introduction to the Norwegian Arctic Policy by Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs. 
Tuesday 25 May 2010
Meeting of the Standing Committee in Washington DC
The Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region met in Washington D.C. the 18 March. On the agenda was oil and gas development in Alaska and a presentation of the US Arctic policy directive. 
Wednesday 31 Mar 2010