The Arctic Council and “Law-making” Centre for Arctic Policy Studies at the Arctic Circle The Paris Agreement – two years later: What has been accomplished and what needs to be done? Political Power in the Networked World SAVE THE DATE! Small States and the New Security Environment, International Conference Arctic Indigenous Peoples: A Dialogue and Perspectives on Common Concerns for Sustainable Societies The movement of glaciers – Erich von Drygalski’s expeditions to the west coast of Greenland (1891, 1892-1893) Elections in Greenland China’s Arctic Policy – The Belt and Road Initiative into the Nordic Countries Island Autonomies Mediating Environments China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic: Perspectives from Iceland and Greenland Call for papers. Small States and the New Security Environment, Reykjavik, 26 June 2018 Putting the North Atlantic back into NATO Peace and Security in the Arctic. Open seminar at Reykjavík University, lecture room M208 10th of May from 10:00 to14:00 Research grants for young researchers New Publication: Innovative Ideas for the Arctic: Arctic Circle Assembly Conference Paper New Security Challenges in the North Atlantic: Regional Perspectives NATO and Global Security Issues Why a Greenlandic state would not become independent Season’s Greetings Rediscovering the military importance of Iceland and the North-Atlantic Area Things heating up in Greenland Rethinking national security in the Nordic countries Food Security in the Arctic: Some Lessons from Nunavut Arctic Circle: Arctic University Cities Icelandic National Security in the Post IDF-Era Arctic Circle: Climate Refugees, Diaspora and Tourism in the North Atlantic Gateway to the Arctic Upcoming events in the fall The Centre for Arctic Policy Studies at the Arctic Circle 20th anniversary of the Arctic Council Geo-Politics and Strategy in Europe: The role of Russia, NATO, and the North Dr. Jane Goodall in Iceland Follow-up to COP21: next steps for the EU and Iceland An Integrated European Union Policy for the Arctic A memorial service for Alyson JK Bailes Northgate In Memoriam: Alyson J.K. Bailes Open seminar: The Role of Non-Arctic States in Emerging Polar Security New Arctic project receives funding from the Joint Committee for Nordic research councils Realities and Perceptions – Challenges to Society and the Media and How They Can Be Overcome New publication: Nordic and Arctic Affairs: Small States in the Arctic: What Impact from Russia-West Tensions? New publication: Chinese Chess in the Wild West: How Icelanders view the growing Iceland-China relationship Recent developments and upcoming events The 2015 Trans Arctic Agenda merges with the 8th NRF Open Assembly Security Challenges in the High North: Norwegian Perspectives Arctic War or Arctic peace? Open seminar with Michael Byers The West Nordic Studies masters programme Publications on Russia and Arctic cooperation Arctic Circle Assembly 2014 – University of Iceland Student Briefings Seminar on Arctic Encounters at THE DYNAMICS OF DARKNESS IN THE NORTH New guest researcher at CAPS Indigenous Perspectives on Climate Change in the Arctic and Beyond A new joint nordic master programme in West Nordic Studies Open seminar December 1: Elections in Greenland The Trans-Arctic Agenda seminar Seminar: China’s emerging Arctic Policy Claiming the North: (Re-)territorializing the “Westnordic Arctic” New CAPS publication: China’s Emerging Arctic Strategies: Economics and Institutions by Marc Lanteigne Upcoming seminar: The Trans-Arctic Agenda – October 28 and 29 in Reykjavík New publication: The Case for Arctic Governance: The Arctic Puzzle Project grants awarded for Arctic research in 2014 Singapore and the Arctic Visiting researcher at CAPS: Dr. Jesse Hastings Greenland and Iceland: meeting place of global powers in the Arctic A new CAPS publication by Ingmar Oldberg Open seminar June 2: The EU and the Arctic Security in the Arctic: New Perspectives A Place in the World. Iceland in the Imperial World Order and the New North Atlantic Region Recent publication: The West Nordic Council in the Global Arctic Service project: West Nordic Studies Publications by the Centre for Arctic Policy Studies Seminar on tourism and identity in the Arctic Highlights of the year 2013 Project grants for Arctic research 2014 Nordic States in the Arctic – Conference October 16 Seminar: Greenland and the High North on Tuesday, 13th September 28th September: The future history of the Arctic: gold rush or a new cold war?