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Cross-border community in times of crime

The personal, the societal, the international
When thousands of Icelanders, expats, tourists and exchange students gathered in a memorial walking, the temperatures well below freezing, the mood was calm, quiet and collected. 769 more words

Risk

MEPs: Arctic needs protection

In the European Parliament resolution, adopted by 111 votes to 8, with 1 abstention, MEPs stress that the Arctic sea ice has diminished significantly since 1981, threatening to release huge amounts of carbon dioxide and methane into the atmosphere, while melting glaciers contribute to globally rising sea levels. 286 more words

NEWS

China's Arctic Ambitions Take Shape in Remote Iceland Valley

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NOV. 16, 2016, 6:12 A.M. E.S.T.

In this Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 photo construction workers at the site of the Aurora Observatory in Karholl, northern Iceland. 2,290 more words

Unavoidable Truths, Infinite Possibilities: An Arctic Q&A with Professor Jessica Shadian

The Arctic – a place of beauty and wonder to some of us, a home to many, and to yet another group a workplace where energy resources and new global shipping lanes are now,  due to climate change,  becoming more and more accessible. 1,178 more words

Featured

Save the date, November 15 : GMR7 on the #Arctic @industriefrance

We are pleased to announce the upcoming presentation of our bi-annual flagship publication, the Geostrategic Maritime Review, in partnership with the Société d’Encouragement de l’Industrie Nationale (SEIN) : … 99 more words

Energy

Leonardo-Finmeccanica, impegno per sviluppo sostenibile

Leonardo-Finmeccanica “puo’ rispondere alle sfide associate allo sviluppo sostenibile dell’Artico: monitoraggio ambientale, sicurezza delle popolazioni indigene e navigabilita’ delle rotte artiche“. E’ quanto si legge in una nota dell’azienda, che ha partecipato oggi alla Farnesina alla Conferenza “Il Consiglio Artico e la prospettiva italiana“, organizzata dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale, in collaborazione con l’istituto Affari Internazionali, il Cnr e il Sioi. 433 more words

International Law