As part of the University of Saskatoon's Centre for Northern Governance and Development (ICNGD) Lecture Series, the International Centre for Northern Governance and Development is hosting a two-part mini presentation entitled Good Governance in the North on Tuesday Oct 9, 2012,. This event is public and faculty, students...

Institute of Economic Studies of the Karelian Research Center of the Russian Academy of Science in cooperation with "North-Centre" are organizing the IV Youth Economy Forum "Russian Regions Strategies" to take place November 15-16, 2012 in Petrozavodsk, Russia. The organizers sincerely invite you to take part...

This fall, 43 new NArFU students have been enrolled to the Bachelor of Circumpolar Studies (BCS) program. Most of them take courses at the University of Nordland and the rest take international BCS courses. BCS is a priority program for the Northern Arctic Federal University, because it has the Arctic focus.

The International Ph.D School for Studies of Arctic Societies announces the call for applications for the 9th IPSSAS PhD Seminar, to be held in Canada 2013 (deadline November 30, 2012). For more information contact Søren Thuesen.


The University of the Arctic and Finnmark University College invite you to join the Gargia Conference 2012: Youth, Entrepreneurship and Rural Development, that will take place at Gargia Fjellstue, in a rural community 30 km from the center of Alta, in Finnmark, Norway, October 17-18. This year's Gargia Conference will sta...

Brussels, October 2nd 2012 – Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium, and His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, will preside over a gala dinner with 300 high-profile guests in Brussels tomorrow, to celebrate a decade of achievement by International Polar Foundation.