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First Circular - Arctic Science Summit Week 2019 | 22-30 May; Arkhangelsk, Russia

The 21st Arctic Science Summit Week, established by the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), is going to be held from 22 to 30 May 2019 in Arkhangelsk. The thematic focus of the summit in 2019 is "Climate Change and Development of the Arctic Population." The main venues for the event are the Northern Arctic Federal University and the Northern State Medical University.

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Education and Training Needs for Arctic Indigenous Peoples: Report from UArctic Congress 2018

UArctic and Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples’ Secretariat jointly organized a panel to discuss education and training needs for Arctic Indigenous Peoples during the UArctic Congress 2018 in Oulu, Finland on September 5, 2018. The panelists represented each of the Arctic Council Permanent Participants organizations. The full report of the panel discussion is now available.

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DEADLINE EXTENSION for open SURVEY on changes to the IGS

Because many potential respondents are currently participating in the austral summer Antarctic campaign, we have been asked by some International Glaciological Society (IGS) members to extend the deadline. Consequently, we have set a new deadline on 15 February 2019.

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