Arctic in the EU: Arctic Futures Symposium

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Arctic Consensus is once again co-organizing this year’s Arctic Futures Symposium in collaboration with International Polar Foundation as well as the regional offices in the EU from the Nordic countries. The Arctic Futures Symposium is…

Nuuk Nordic Culture Festival

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Nuuk Nordic is a culture festival held in Greenland’s capital – Nuuk on October 16-21, 2017. During Nuuk Nordic, a lot of exciting productions, guest performances and concerts are taking place across different arts and cultures. The festival…

Arctic Circle - October 15

Arctic Circle conference’s last day, Sunday, October 15, offered breakout sessions from the early morning followed by speeches in the plenary, and a short afternoon program with nine sessions and a last round of speeches in the plenary. One…

Arctic Circle - October 14

Saturday’s program started early in the morning with breakout sessions at 8 o’clock. One of the sessions dealt with the health sector in Greenland, titled: ’Mind And Body – Population Health and Wellbeing in Greenland’. During the…

Arctic Circle - October 13

Friday, October 13 – the conference’s actual first day – started with a few words of welcome by H.E. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Chairman of Arctic Circle and former president of Iceland. In his speech, Grímsson mentioned how Arctic…

Arctic Circle – Opening

The opening of the Arctic Circle 2017 conference took place on Thursday, October 12. Registration started at 13 o’clock at Harpa Conference Center and Concert Hall in Reykjavík along with a welcome reception at Reykjavík Art Museum, where…

DanFish: Focus on the Greenlandic market

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At the DanFish fair this year, in Aalborg, Nordhavn-West Marine & Offshore has a concentrated effort - at their stand (A153) – on the Greenlandic market, which is Thursday, the 12th of Oktober 15:00 – 17:00, where Arctic Consensus is…

Presentation: Greenland’s current challenges

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At the Danish University Extension in Aalborg journalist Susanne Christensen and Kaj Kleist, Executive Director will give a presentation on Greenland’s current challenges. Kaj Kleist is a previous senior official in the Greenlandic Home…

Arctic Studies Students Visit the Arctic House

This fall, a new group of students has started their master in Arctic Studies at Aalborg University. In this context, AAU Arctic and Arctic Consensus have organized an event, Monday the 2nd of October, which introduced the new students to some…

Arctic Futures Symposium, November 20

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Again this year, Arctic Consensus takes part in the planning of Arctic Futures Symposium, where we also participate in the conference. This year, conference’s theme is smart and sustainable investments in Arctic’s future. Arctic Futures…