Early in 2020, a period of crutal movements and earthquakes started within the volcanic systems and fissures swarms at Reykjanes Peninslua, west and southwest of Reykjavík.
The 14th Conference of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region was a digital conference 13th and 14th April 2021. Stortinget, the Norwegian parliament, hosted the conference together with the Standing Committee (SCPAR).
A meeting of the Standing Committee of the Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region (SCPAR) was held in Murmansk. The Conference of Arctic Parliamentarians includes MP’s from Russia, Denmark, Iceland, Canada, Norway, the United States, Finland, Sweden, and the European Parliament. The Standing Comittee (SCPAR) convenes 3 to 4 times yearly to discuss the Arctic cooperation.
Parliamentarians from Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Russia and Canada will discuss the transforming nature of Arctic in Kiruna Sweden.
The SCPAR had its last meeting of the year in Helsinki, in November 23. – 24.
The Standing Committee held its third meeting this year, in Iceland.
The Standing Committee held its second meeting this year, in Greenland 16. – 18th May.