The UArctic Board of Governors, Chaired by Chancellor Brian Rogers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, met for their spring meeting in Umeå, Sweden, on April 22-24, 2014 at Umeå University.

North-Eastern Federal University is pleased to announce an International Research-to-Practice Conference “Social and Human Adaptation of the Arctic Regions to Climate Change and Globalization” on November 25-26, 2014, in Yakutsk, Russia. The aim of the conference is to present the results of research and educational activit...

The North Norway European Office hereby invites you to the high level seminar “Sustainable Fishing in the Arctic”. Date: May 7 – 2014. Venue: Norway House, Brussels. Time: 10.00-12.15 + King Crab reception. Register here.


UArctic is launching a call for two intern positions: one at UArctic International Secretariat at the University of Lapland in Rovaniemi, Finland and the other at the UArctic Thematic Networks Office at the University of Oulu in Oulu, Finland.The call can be downloaded here

The UArctic Thematic Network on Distance Education and e-Learning is organizing workshops "Support to education, research, technological development and innovation’ that will take place May 22, 2014 at the Rica Arctic Hotel, Kirkenes, Norway. This project is supported through the Kolarctic ENPI program. For more informati...




Monaco – April 14th Press releaseAs part of a memorandum of Understanding signed between the University of the Arctic, a network of over 160 higher education and research organizations in the arctic and beyond, and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the University of Oulu, represented by its President, Lauri Lajunen,...

The North Norway European Office hereby invites you to the event:Date: 7th of May – 2014 Venue: Norway House, Brussels Time: 10.00-12:00 + King Crab reception Increased economic activity has led to growth and optimism in the Arctic. Fish has been an essential resource for the people living in the Arctic for hundreds of years...