The European Polar Board (EPB) Strategy Action Group would like to solicit input from all EPB stakeholders regarding future strategic direction of the European Polar Board. The last date for providing your input is Friday, 30th of October 2015.
On-line course “The Changing Arctic” presents a range of topics from the forefront of Arctic science including landscape formation, permafrost dynamics, glaciology, land-atmosphere links, ecology on land and in freshwaters, and implications of change for the People of the North and the global community.
The Nordic Council of Ministers, under Nordregio, will shortly be inviting applications for its Arctic cooperation programme. The call will be announced 16th of November, 2015 with an expected deadline 8 weeks later.
Russian Foundation for Humanities (RFH) and joint Baltic Sea research and development programme (BONUS) organize the International Competition of joint research projects in the humanities and social sciences. The call opens 9 November 2015. The deadline for proposal submission is 10 March 2016.
The International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), in cooperation with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), invites Early Career Scientists (ECS) to apply for the IASC Fellowship Program 2016. Applications should be sent by 15 November 2015.
A Seminar: Making Cultural Heritage Online: Lars Levi Laestadius, will be held on October 29th-30th at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. The seminar will focus on the heritage of Lars Levi Laestadius and digitalizing cultural heritage.
UArctic Days were organised at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF), at Kuopio campus on 29th of September, and at Joensuu campus on 30th of September 2015. The days provided information on UArctic activities and possibilities for research cooperation, education and student exchange.