Tagged: Arctic Council

Støre pleased with Tromsø Declaration

On April 29 the eight Arctic Council Ministers ratified the Tromsø Declaration. The declaration is the guideline for the work in the Arctic Council the next two years.   The Arctic Council met at ministerial...

Norway hands over Arctic chairmanship to Denmark

Now the Kingdom of Denmark is the new chair of the Arctic World. This means sustainable development in the region By JESPER HANSEN –Arctic-council.org The Kingdom of Denmark which includes the Faroe Islands and Greenland...

Gore calls melting ice a global wake-up call

TROMSØ April 28 – Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Al Gore, ministers from Europe, the Americas and Asia, and some of the world’s leading experts on snow and ice melting met in Tromsø, Norway, today....

Foreign Minister Støre and Lavrov meet in Moscow

  During their meeting in Moscow today, the foreign ministers of Russia and Norway expressed their intention to strengthen cooperation in the Euro-Arctic Barents Council and the Arctic Council, reports the Barents Observer. The...