Norway invests in Arctic research and High North policy
As part of its strategy on the High North and the Arctic, Norway will establish a new Centre on Climate and Environmental research in Tromsø, Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg said today. In addition, the country will acquire a new icebreaking research vessel for the Arctic, reports The Barents Observer.
The new initiatives were presented by Mr. Stoltenberg in a press conference in Tromsø on March 12.
Together with four cabinet ministers, the prime minister presented the government’s new High North document named New Building Stones in the North.