Two projects supporting activities of the UArctic Congress 2021, Agents for the New North and Nature in Transition - Shifting Identities, have been awarded funtding through the Nordic Council of Ministers' Arctic Co-Operation Programme.
We at UArctic, together with the local host organizations in Iceland, have made the difficult decision to postpone the UArctic Congress (originally scheduled to take place in Reykjavik Oct 6-8, 2020) until May 2021 in conjunction with the Arctic Council Ministerial.
What would you do if you were in charge? The Arctic Youth Network has partnered with the UArctic Congress 2020 to bring together a panel to participate in a plenary session on youth: how youth see the future of the Arctic, what they think should be done, and how they would do it were they in a position of power.
On behalf of the local organizers I welcome you to the UArctic Congress to be held on the campus of the University of Iceland in October 2020. We look forward to welcoming conference participants from around the world to this delightful northern venue, only a 20 minutes walk from the city centre.
The Arctic Circle Secretariat is now accepting proposals for Sessions at the 2020 Arctic Circle Assembly to be held October 8-11, 2020, in Reykjavík, Iceland. Submissions will be accepted until May 1, 2020.
UArctic Congress 2020 call for session proposals closed on January 31 with 63 submissions. The result continues the success of previous UArctic Congresses held in 2016 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation and in 2018 in Oulu and Helsinki, Finland.
We welcome proposals for sessions to be held either during the UArctic Congress program dates on October 6–7, 2020 or during a joint day with the Arctic Circle Assembly. Sessions can be comprised of dialogues and discussions, both oral and poster presentations, as well as panel or round table discussions. Deadline for submiss...