News: IASC is seeking Fellows!
News: The Executive Organizing Committee for the Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) 2020 is seeking input in the form of white papers and short statements for the upcoming Summit to be held at the University of Akureyri, Iceland, March 30 through April 2, 2020.
ASIAQ: The ASIAQ project unites six universities from three continents and four countries (Russia, Japan, USA and Sweden) in an endeavour to jointly advance research and education for a sustainable Arctic. Specifically, ASIAQ focuses on Arctic waters: those on land and the Arctic Ocean.
The 4th ASIAQ workshop will be held on November 2019, 12-13, and will be a travel-free workshop. The program can be downloaded here: Invitation ASIAQ4_Draft3.
The workshop 24-25 May 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden, was the first of a series of workshops for researchers from the four ASIAQ science branches to meet, share and discuss knowledge and excellence in their fields and to develop strategies to jointly contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals, especially SDGs 3, 6, 13, 14, but also others.
The workshop 29-30 October in Tokyo, Japan, was the second workshop where the discussions on the strategies to contribute to the SDGs continued. There were also presentations by both senior and junior researchers to learn cross-disciplinary aspects of the issues.
The third workshop, April 8 – 9, 2019 was held at the University of New Hamsphire, USA.