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Arctic in the EU: Arctic Futures Symposium

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 an symposium held annually, with influential actors (skuespillere) presents current topics regarding the Arctic. The focusthis year, is on: 1)Arctic […]

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Nuuk Nordic Culture Festival

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 participants can among others experience theater, dance, visual arts, music, literature and much more – activities taking […]

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 of the morning sessions was about Arctic strategies on a local level, where the local representatives […]

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 session, different projects and results were presented; among others, the factors that impair the quality of life, eg. […]

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 Circle forms the framework and the basis for discussions and debates on Arctic topics, as well as […]

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DanFish: Focus on the Greenlandic market

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 their collaborator on that matter. The DanFish fair in Aalborg is one of world’s most […]

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Presentation: Greenland’s current challenges

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 Rule Governmet and is currently employed in the mining industry. He is the main character in Susanne Christiansen’s history book: ”Kajs […]