Each member institution and organisation of UArctic can have up to two representatives on the Council of UArctic. The Council oversees the programmatic development and direction of the organization, and acts as a forum of consultation, networking and cooperation between all members. To address the Council's general responsibilities, a number of Council Committees are maintained. Council member representatives and committee members meet annually.

All Council member representatives are invited to attend the 21st Council meeting, and will receive direct communications from the UArctic International Secretariat regarding the meeting agenda, voting procedures, etc. To see who the Council representatives are for a give UArctic member institution or organization, just visit and search through our Membership Profiles page.    

Council agenda items will be handled throughout the meeting sessions, with the exception of breakout sessions which will run between 16:00 and 17:30 on Monday, Sept-3.  

If you plan to attend the Council meeting, please be sure to select the option “I will participate in the Council meeting” when registering online for the Congress.