News & Activities

Next meeting of the Standing Committee
The next meeting of the Standing Committee will be in Ilulissat, Greenland 27 May 2009.
Monday 02 Mar 2009
First Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum
Members of the Standing Committee participated at the first Northern Dimension Parliamentary Forum in the European Parliament 25-26 February 2009.
Monday 02 Mar 2009
Meeting of the Standing Committee in Brussels
The Standing Committee met in Brussels the 25 February 2009. Members of the Committee discussed the preparations of the Arctic Council Ministerial meeting with State Secretary Elisabeth Walaas.
Monday 02 Mar 2009
Conference report
The Conference Report from the Eighth Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region in Fairbanks is now available.
Monday 17 Nov 2008
Development of the Arctic Under a Changing Climate
Intervention by Chair of SCPAR Ms. Hill-Marta Solberg at the Meeting on Development of the Arctic Under a Changing Climate in Tromsø, Norway, 13-14 October 2008. The meeting was hosted by the Norwegian State Secretary Ms. Elisabeth Walaas.
Monday 20 Oct 2008
Conference Human Dimensions in the Circumpolar Arctic
Intervention by member of SCPAR Ms. Sinikka Bohlin at the Conference Human Dimensions in the Circumpolar Arctic in Umeå, Sweden, 10 October 2008. The conference was organized by Umeå University, the Swedish Committee to the International Polar Year and Swedish Research Council.
Monday 20 Oct 2008
Resolution on Arctic governance
The European Parliament adopted a resolution on Arctic governance 9 October 2008. The resolution should be seen in light of the ongoing work in the European Commission to prepare a Communication on Arctic issues.
Friday 10 Oct 2008
8th Conference Statement
Statement from the 8th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region, Fairbanks, the United States of America, 12-14 August 2008
Tuesday 02 Sep 2008
The 8th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region
The 8th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region was held in Fairbanks 12-14 August 2008. The main topics were: marine policy, adaptation to climate change, development of renewable energy resources and human health.
Monday 01 Sep 2008
Announcement for the 8th Conference of the Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region
Prior announcement for the 8th Conference of the Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region to be held in Fairbanks, Alaska from August 12-14, 2008. Author: Senator Lisa Murkowski, 2008
Friday 01 Aug 2008