The deadline for the first workshop on “The Future of Winter Tourism” (FWT2017), which will be held in Rovaniemi (Finland) on April 3-5, 2017 is quickly approaching. The workshop is organized by the University of Lapland and Multidimensional Tourism Institute (MTI).


The two-day conference (January 19-20, 2017 - University of Helsinki, Finland) examines the concept of “indigenous people” as an inter-national and global phenomenon, and the unique processes through which this concept is applied to, lived and translated for each local situation.

The Centro de Administração e Políticas Públicas (CAPP) of the ISCSP is organizing the IV Lisbon International Arctic Workshop and Conference on "Artic Global Sustainable Development, Challanges and Resilience - From Climate Change to Security, People and Places". The event will take place on December 5th.



November 26 – December 1 UArctic president Lars Kullerud visited Yakutsk. The President participated in the international seminar on the Arctic Council project EALLU: Reindeer youth, adaptation to climate change, and traditional food culture in the framework of the program.

Last chance to participate in the UArctic communications survey and help us develop our information sharing! The survey closes on December 6, 2016.

Here is a call for papers from the 5th IPTRN conference (held in August 2016 in NE Iceland). Although it’s linked to IPTRN5, the call is open to all submissions and full details can be found below. Deadline for submission is 30 April 2017.  




Three master’s degree programs at the University of Lapland, Finland will be open for applications December 1, 2016 − January 31, 2017. The programs are Arctic Art and Design, Media Education, and Tourism, Culture and International Management. Studies start in September 2017.