The UArctic Thematic Network on Communicating Arctic Research, also known as SubZero, has just launched their new website at The new website introduces the purpose of the network and the people behind SubZero, and most importantly features several visual projects done within the framework of the Thematic Network.

The Call for proposals for the Nordic Master programme is now open until 22nd September 2016. The Nordic Master (NM) is the Nordic Council of Ministers’ funding programme, which offers financing for joint Nordic Master’s programmes based on research, excellence and high quality.

Adam Stepien from Arctic Centre of the University of Lapland was visiting Aarhus University, Department of Political Science and Department of History.  

Tyumen State University (Russia) presents a new research project – BRICS Law Journal. Though BRICS is an association of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, the journal is an open forum for the dialogue between legal scholars in BRICS countries as well in the whole world. You are welcome to make a contribution on Ar...

'' Education is a social institution that determines the development of society. Being connected with other social institutions, it largely reflects the socio-political and economic contradictions in any country. The study and comparison of education systems in European countries would work out a common strategy for the devel...

The IASSA Secretariat reminds of the upcoming ICASS IX 2017 at Umeå University in Umeå, Sweden, June 8 to June 12 2017. Session proposals for the conference are due September 23, 2016.

Do you want to explore Northern Tourism in the context of the beautiful and unique nature and culture of Varanger? Are you interested in learning together with students from Canada, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway? Do you want to be taught by a group of international tourism scholars and researchers? We, the participants...

Yugra State University hosted the VI International Meeting on the Biology of Sphagnum on 1-11 August. This was the first time when it was held in Russia. 35 researchers from different countries studied distribution of numerous Sphagnum species in Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Ugra.

The 2016 Arctic Circle Assembly is two months away. A number of governments, corporations, universities, organizations, associations, think tanks and other institutions are already preparing their participation in the fourth Assembly.

The latest issue of our annual magazine, Shared Voices, is now available online. The 2016 issue takes the theme of northern safety and security, focussing on the unique challenges of living, working, and travelling in the North and the equally innovative solutions that northerners have developed to face them.

Northern (Arctic) Federal University invites students to take part in the Model Arctic Council (AC), which will take place on 19-23 September in Arkhangelsk, Russia. Deadline was extended until August 25, 2016!