Exploring the Northern Dimension

Study: Coherent Northern Dimension (2011)

Coherent Northern Dimension (2011)

The Policy Priorities of the Arctic Council (AC), the Barents Euro-Arctic Council (BEAC), the Council of Baltic Sea States (CBSS) and the Nordic Council of Ministers (NCM), in comparison with the Northern Dimension objectives

Aalto, Pami; Espiritu, Aileen A; Lanko, Dmitry A.;  Naundorf, Sarah

Northern Dimension Institute

This report examines the coherence of the work of the main regional intergovernmental organisations in the area covered by the Northern Dimension policy of the EU, Iceland, Norway and Russia – the Arctic Council, the Barents Euro-Arctic Council, the Council of Baltic Sea States and the Nordic Council of Ministers.

Study: Joint Barents Transport Plan report (2013)

Joint Barents Transport Plan report (2013)

Proposals for development of transport corridors for further studies

The Barents Euro-Arctic Region

Economic and social development in the Barents Region requires better transport connections, and the aim for the work has been a joint approach to look at the future need for transport in the Barents Region.

Talking Barents seminar held in Brussels in June 16th, 2016

Talking Barents seminar was held at Norway House in Brussels in 16th June 2016. The seminar was organized by the Norwegian Barents Secretariat and the North Norway European Office.

The seminar was about Barents Cooperation and it focused in opportunities and challenges in the cross-border cooperation in culture, business development, indigenous peoples’ issues, education, civil society and environmental protection. About 100 participants attended.

Find more information, video and summary from seminar at North Norway website.

Talking Barents seminar, June 16 Brussels, Belgium

BARENTS COOPERATION
The open window between Europe and Russia

Date: 16th of June 2016 
Venue: Norway House, Rue Archimède 17, Brussels
Time: 14h00-17h00 + Reception

The North Norway European Office and the North Norway European Office welcome participants to take part in the Talking Barents seminar, which aims at providing the EU capital with more knowledge about the unique examples of best practice, as well as challenges and opportunities the Barents cooperation face.

Please find the seminar programme here.

Please sign up for the seminar by the 13th of June here

The latest Barents Saga newsletter is published

The latest Barents Saga newsletter is now available! Read updates from the BEAC chairmanship, reports on cross-border tourism and stories from a Russian beer brewery. The newsletter is available on the International Barents Secretariat webpage.

Website: Barents Culture

Barents Culture- an Arctic Experience

The Barents Culture site has been up since May 2012 and is the only specialized information channel about culture in the entire Barents Region.

This website generates, gathers and disseminates knowledge and information on the Northern Dimension. The website is maintained by the Northern Dimension Institute (NDI), which is an open network community of universities and research institutes.

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