NORDMARINE Network meeting in Tromsø
Wed, Nov 07, 2012
On October 15th and 16th October members from northern universities dealing with marine and fisheries related education held a meeting in Tromsø on cooperation on education. The name of the project is “NORDMARINE - Network to enhance education on marine resources and skills in utilizing them in the Arctic”. The project was sponsored by the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Arctic Co-operation Programme.
The meeting was under the University of Arctic Thematic Network on Arctic Coastal and Marine Issues and was attended by members from the University of Tromso, University of Nordland, Turku University of Applied Sciences, University of the Faroe Islands, University of Akureyri, Memorial University of Newfoundland and University of Alaska Fairbanks. Therefore making the meeting truly circumpolar. Further work is planned in 2013 and 2014.