Sustainable development should be top priority in EU’s Arctic policy

On January 25th the Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries published, with the European External Action Service (EEAS), a summary of the results of the public consultation on EU’s Arctic policy. 71,6% of the respondents in…

The Icelandic Greenland committee publishes new report with 99 recommendations for strenghened cooperation

On the 20th of January, the Icelandic ministry of foreign affairs published a report which brings recommendations for strengthened cooperation between Greenland and Iceland. The report is made by the Icelandic Greenland committee that was appointed…

Parliamentary Election in Greenland

On the first day of the Parliament’s winter assembly on February 16 2021, a general election for the Parliament of Greenland was called. The day of the election has been set to April 6 2021, the same day as the elections for the municipal…

Sign Up: Arctic Dialogue Meeting – update on the EU Arctic Policy and sustainable development

Arctic Consensus invites you to an Arctic Dialogue Meeting on the upcoming update of the EU Arctic Policy, following the recently published “Summary of the results of the public consultation on the EU Arctic policy”. This event held…

Polarexpo is postponed until June

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Aalborg Kongress & Kultur Center has communicated that: ”Corona restrictions once again have delayed the popular trade fair, which was set to be held in Ilulissat”. The extension of the Corona-restrictions in Greenland have resulted…
Laila, Anja Nielsen, Student Assistant

Welcome to Laila Anja Nielsen!

Today we welcomed Laila Anja Nielsen who has become a part of the team in Arctic Consensus as a student assistant. Laila is originally from Nuuk and has since September 2020 studied Development and International Relations at Aalborg University…

Business conference about knowledge and growth – Save the date

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The business conference will happen digitally on March 16th and 17th, both days from 12-16 (UTC+1). The conference will take place over the course of two days and will consist of presentations, panel debates, and break-out sessions. There…

Future Greenland postponed until May 2022

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Future Greenland, which is held every two years, was set to happen on May 18th and 19th in Nuuk. The conference is, however, postponed to next year due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, which apply until the end of April and have a chance…
Merry Christmas from Arctic Consensus

Christmas greetings – a year has passed and a new is ahead of us

Dear reader, We look back on a year that has been unpredictable and with a great amount of changes. Looking back on 2020, the Arctic has once again been high on the agenda, and it is a trend that will not change in 2021. Arctic strategies…

International cooperation is a center piece at Arctic Futures Symposium

I these days, Arctic Futures Symposium: "Resilient Arctic Communities" is held. And by now, one can already draw some guiding lines on which priorities the arctic representatives, officials and ambassadors will focus on in the future development…