News & Activities

Standing Committe meeting in the European Parliament
The Standing Committe met in Strasbourg 16-17 December 2015. Cooperation in education and research, and economic cooperation in the Arctic, were among the topics on the agenda.
Friday 18 Dec 2015
SCPAR meeting in Strasbourg 16-17 December 2015
The next meeting of the Standing Committee will be in Strasbourg 16-17 December 2015. The European Parliament is the host of the meeting.
Wednesday 02 Dec 2015
Chair of SCPAR speaks at "Arctic Futures Symposium" in Brussels
Mr Eirik Sivertsen was a key note speaker at the "Arctic Futures Symposium" in Brussels 17-18 November 2015. The topic was economic development in the Arctic.
Thursday 19 Nov 2015
Chair of SCPAR address Nordic Council session in Reykjavik
The Chair of the Standing Committee Mr. Eirik Sivertsen participated as a guest at the Nordic Council session in Reykjavik 27-29 October 2015.
Wednesday 04 Nov 2015
New member of SCPAR from Denmark/Greenland
Ms. Aaja Chemnitz Larsen is elected to represent the Danish parliament in the Standing Committee.
Monday 26 Oct 2015
Opening of Arctic Economic Council secretariat in Tromsø
The Chair of SCPAR participated in a panel at the opening of the new secretariat for the Arctic Economic Council in Tromsø September 8, 2015.
Tuesday 15 Sep 2015
Senator Murkowski welcomes participants to the GLACIER conference in Anchorage
Senator Lisa Murkowski welcomed particpants to the Arctic conference GLACIER which takes place in Anchorge, Alaska August 31 and is hosted by the US State department.
Monday 31 Aug 2015
Arctic debate during "Arendalsuka" in Norway
The Chair of SCPAR, Mr. Eirik Sivertsen, hosted a debate on cooperation in the Arctic during the political week in the city of Arendal in Norway 16 August 2015.
Thursday 20 Aug 2015
New member of the Standing Committee
Ms. Katri Kulmuni from Finland is elected as new Chair of the Finnish Delegation to the Arctic Parliamentary Cooperation.
Friday 19 Jun 2015
Chair of SCPAR attends Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting
Mr Eirik Sivertsen will attend the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Iqaluit, Canada 24 April 2015.
Wednesday 22 Apr 2015