# Session Abstracts

Theme 1: Environmental protection

1.1 Agricultural structures in Arctic regions: present functions, limitations and solutions for future sustainable connectivity in Arctic regions 4
1.2 International conservation law and local communities. Can local interests be adequately integrated? 6
1.3 Food security and One Health perspectives 8
1.4 Sustainable development of the Arctic - boreal regions 15
1.5 Sanitation in small Arctic communities 9
1.6 Digital Earth impacts on pan-Eurasian research projects in the Arctic 4
1.7 Arctic tourism and global change 5
1.8 Modelling and control of water and wastewater treatment in the Arctic conditions 5
1.9 Climate change, forests and other ecosystems health in the Arctic region 5
1.10 Biogeochemical cycles in Arctic forests 7
1.11 Reindeer & caribou in the Arctic system: Interactions between environmental, social and biophysical processes 16
1.12 Arctic resource geopolitics, oil and gas - actors, policies, platforms 5

Theme 2: Connectivity

2.1 Enablement besides constraints: A multidisciplinary approach to cybersecurity and its connections to human security in the Arctic 7
2.2 Global ecological and economic connections in Arctic and Sub-Arctic crab fisheries 3
2.3 Innovative collaboration within Arctic safety and security management 6
2.5 Arctic tourism development: Prospects and challenges? 12
2.6 Tourism, mobilities and globalization in the Arctic 6
2.7 Connect or separate? Social studies of the Northern Sea Route 7
2.8 Border securitization and connectivity in the Arctic 4
2.10 Self-governance and regional development in the High North: What (and how) information is used for strategic development? 8
2.11 Transport, infrastructure, communication - local, regional and global scales 6

Theme 3: Meteorological Cooperation

3.1 Opportunities and challenges of remote sensing techniques to meet current and future needs for monitoring the Arctic 7

Theme 4: Education

4.1 Educating next generation leaders for Arctic & global challenges 11
4.4 Arctic tourism: A tool for education and a topic for educational collaboration 4
4.5 Formal and informal education in Arctic studies and science outreach in the Arctic 11
4.7 Fisheries and aquaculture in the Arctic: Opportunities for research and education 5
4.8 Research as reconciliation: What is the situation in Canada and the Nordic countries? 6
4.9 Challenges in Arctic education 9
4.10 Preserving memory - Arctic worldviews in education: stories, participative projects and knowledge in comparison 4
4.11 Education and capacity building about Polar regions through science: Tools, resources, and lessons engaging in education, outreach, and communication 10
4.12 Creating knowledge and developing practices:Arctic citizen science in quality education and decent work 6
4.13 The Interplay between Science, Politics and Business - impacts, learned lessons and ideas 3
4.14 Arctic design: Thinking our way out of the global change 8
4.16 Gender (in-)equality in higher education 0

Theme 5: Other

5.1 Current research on extractive industries and the sustainability in the Arctic 10
5.2 Participatory methods for health 3
5.3 Health promotion and population health 17
5.7 Ageing Arctic: Realizing the potential of older people 5
5.8 Trade-offs and policy coherence in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda 0
5.9 Work in the Arctic 16
5.10 The UN Sustainable Development Goals: A signpost for societal relevant polar research? 4
5.12 Connecting polar research, policy and stakeholders across scales - examples from Europe and beyond 10
5.13 Science diplomacy dialogue: Implementing the Arctic science agreement 0
5.14 Science diplomacy dialogue: Building common interests in the Arctic 9
5.15 Gender Equality and 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development 0
5.16 Health and Gender Equality. Changing quality of life: Women, men and health 0
5.17 Arctic Freshwater Capital in the Nordic countries - Final seminar of CAPITAL-project 0
5.18 The role of traditional knowledge in Arctic education research and innovations 0
5.19 Networking on gender equality in the Arctic Region: Round Table 0