Nobel Peace Prize Nomination for the Arctic Council

An international group of academics has nominated the Arctic Council for the Nobel Peace Prize. The Arctic Human Development Report (2004) is among the Arctic Council projects listed in the nomination letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee. The report was a priorty project during the Icelandic chairmanship of the Arctic Council 2002-2004 and co-lead and published by the Stefansson Arctic Institute.

Arctic Seminar: Observational Approaches for Seasonal Sea Ice Environments

The International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) will host a seminar at Borgir (R262), Akureyri, on Friday 26 January 2018 at 12:00. Alice Bradley, a postdoctoral researcher at Dartmouth College, will talk about ...

Rif Field Station: applications for 2018

Rif Field Station calls for applications from scientists, university students or groups interested in utilizing the station‘s facilities for various research and monitorig projects. Are you developing an exciting research project for 2018 that could fit perfectly within the unique environment of Melrakkaslétta or the surrounding area? More information here: