News & Activities

SCPAR photo from the meeting in Ottawa 24 February 2014
During the SCPAR meeting in Ottawa, the parliamentarians attending the meeting joined for a group photo in the Canadian Parliament.
Tuesday 18 Mar 2014
Mr. Dennis Bevington new Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee
Mr. Bevington was elected as new Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee at the meeting in Ottawa 24 February 2014.
Tuesday 25 Feb 2014
Meeting in Ottawa 24 February 2014
The Standing Committee will meet in Ottawa 24 February 2014.
Wednesday 19 Feb 2014
SCPAR members at Arctic Frontiers
Ms. Sarah Olsvig and Mr. Eirik Sivertsen attended Arctic Frontiers in Tromsø, Norway.
Tuesday 21 Jan 2014
Mr. Eirik Sivertsen greeted Russian exchange students
The Norwegian member of SCPAR welcomed Russian exchange students to Norway.
Monday 20 Jan 2014
Draft agenda for next meeting of SCPAR
The next meeting of the Standing Committee will take place in Ottawa 24 February 2014.
Thursday 19 Dec 2013
Ms Olsvig and Senator Torlopov met in Washington
Attending different meetings in Washington, the two members of the Standing Committee found time to meet and discuss Arctic issues.
Thursday 05 Dec 2013
Mr. Eirik Sivertsen new Norwegian member of SCPAR
Mr. Eirik Sivertsen is the new member of the Standing Committee from Norway.
Wednesday 27 Nov 2013
Next meeting of SCPAR in Canada February 24 2014
The next meeting of the Standing Committee will take place in Ottawa, Canada, February 24 2014.
Wednesday 27 Nov 2013
Statement on EU observer status in the Arctic Council
At the meeting in Murmansk the Standing Committee adopted a statement addressing the process to grant EU observer status in the Arctic Council.
Wednesday 25 Sep 2013