UArctic Thematic Networks on the Arctic in Asia, Asia in the Arctic, and on Arctic Law jointly organized a one-day hybrid seminar: Strengthening Region-building through Multilevel Governance and Interregional Cooperation: Urban Sustainability through the Arctic Mayors Forum: Part 1. The seminar was held on November 15, 2021 a...




The UArctic Photo Competition is an annual event organized by the University of Arctic (UArctic) in collaboration with the Arctic Sustainable Art and Design Thematic Network (ASAD). The theme of the competition in 2022 is Arctic Polarities.

It is sometimes hard to remember that the idea of the University of the Arctic (UArctic) emerged from discussions at the Arctic Council around 1998. In a sense, UArctic is a sibling of the Arctic Council’s vital working groups. In contrast to them, however, UArctic's formation in the hands of post-secondary institutions’ staf...





A north2north meeting was organized for the Norwegian north2north coordinators between 16 and 18 November 2021. The meeting took place in a small Sami town Kautokeino (Finnmark) and was organized by the Norwegian National Agency for north2north.

The Italian Society for International Organization – SIOI UNA Italy – and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute –UNICRI – are pleased to present the fifth edition of the Winter School on Environmental Crimes which will be delivered online, from 13th to 17th December 2021.

Back in 2009, the University of the Arctic International Secretariat hired Elizabeth Zarpa as the Communications Assistant through the Circumpolar Young Leaders program (CPYL). Throughout the duration of her internship, she worked alongside Riitta Aikio, Outi Snellman, Scott Forrest and others directly linked with UArctic.