Jacob Taarup and Maren Egedorf, both associate professors in Emergency and Risk Management at University College Copenhagen, visited Ilisimatusarfik to meet with current and potential partners regarding research and student exchange in Greenland.
Since 2012, with the help of its partners from the Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research and the University of Colorado Boulder, the International Polar Foundation has maintained and expanded a network of automatic weather stations under the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica Climate Experiments project.
Dr. Gwen K. Healey is the co-founder and Executive and Scientific Director of the Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre in Iqaluit, NU. Gwen was an intern at UArctic International Secretariat in 2002-2003. Read her piece below.
In tandem with the opening of the legislative session in January, the University of Alaska released the first in a series of informational reports to aid state leaders as Alaska confronts a rapidly changing Arctic and the increasingly globalized North.
The Calotte Academy 2023, with the title "Non-state Arctic actors and circumpolar regionalization", is planned to take place in 11-18 June 2023 in Sapmi, the European Arctic. Its sessions & excursions are planned to be organized in Rovaniemi, Kiruna, Kautokeino, Alta, Kirkenes and Inari (in this order).
Read the speech by Angus Robertson, Cabinet Secretary for Constitution, External Affairs and Culture, in a debate at the Scottish Parliament on 2 March 2023. Robertson is confident more Scottish universities will UArctic in the future.
The Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR) at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a postdoctoral associate to work on Arctic Ocean and sea ice microplastics modeling.