News & Activities

The Standing Commitee meets in Helsinki 20 November 2014
The Standing Committee will meet in Helsinki 20 November 2014. On the agenda is i.a. the Arctic policy of Finland and cultural cooperation in the North.
Friday 14 Nov 2014
Mr. Sivertsen addressed the Nordic Council
The Chair of SCPAR Mr. Eirik Sivertsen addressed the Nordic Council Session in Stockholm October 29 2014
Wednesday 29 Oct 2014
Mr. Bevington reports at SAO meeting
Vice-Chair of SCPAR Mr. Dennis Bevington spoke at the Senior Arctic Official meeting in Yellowknife last week.
Tuesday 28 Oct 2014
Conference Statement from Whitehorse
The participants at the 11th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region adopted a strong Conference Statement at the conference in Whitehorse 9-10 September 2014 in Whitehorse.
Thursday 11 Sep 2014
Mr Eirik Sivertsen elected new Chair of SCPAR
Mr Sivertsen was elected as new Chair of SCPAR at the meeting 10 September 2014 in Whitehorse. Mr Sivertsen represents Norway in the Committee and is elected as Chair until the next conference in 2016.
Thursday 11 Sep 2014
Updated program for the Arctic parliamentary conference 9-11 September 2014
The new program is dated 28 August 2014.
Monday 01 Sep 2014
Updated program for the Arctic parliamentary conference in Whitehorse
The conference 9-11 September 2014 in Whitehorse is hosted by the Canadian Parliament.
Tuesday 26 Aug 2014
Updated program for the Conference in Whitehorse 9-11 September 2014
An updated program for the conference and a link to a special website for the conference is now awailable.
Monday 18 Aug 2014
Economic development and environmental concerns in Arendal-meeting
Sustainable economic development of the resources in the Arctic was the main topic in the discussion in Arendal, Norway, 15 August 2014
Monday 18 Aug 2014
Arctic debate in Arendal 15 August
Sara Olsvig, Chair of SCPAR, and Eirik Sivertsen, Norwegian member of SCPAR, is participating at an Arctic debate in Arendal, Norway 15 August.
Tuesday 12 Aug 2014