In 2022 Marius O. Jonassen was part of the winning team of the Frederik Paulsen Arctic Academic Action Award. This year he was part of the team who won the 2023 SIOS Innovation Award which aims to promote innovation in support of Earth System science in the Svalbard region.

The fourth Living in the Landscape (LiLa) international and interdisciplinary summer school’s publication and exhibition Nurture: Living in the Landscape 2023 was opened and launched on November 13, 2023 at Ljusgården, the Teacher Education building at the Umeå University, Sweden.

The UArctic Chair in Arctic Legal Research and Education and the UArctic Law Thematic Network, in collaboration with the Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law of the Arctic Centre, organized a panel session at the Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference 2023.