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Why Arctic economic development doesn’t necessarily mean a better economy for Arctic residents

Why Arctic economic development doesn’t necessarily mean a better economy for Arctic residents

A fresh economic index for the European Arctic and out Tomas Norvoll, a Labour Councillor in Norway's Nordland County is worried about several of...
Svalbard’s entire expedition cruise season could be in jeopardy

Svalbard’s entire expedition cruise season could be in jeopardy

The 2020 summer cruise season, from June to August, was supposed to be an all-time high for expedition cruising to Norway’s Svalbard archipelago, some...
Canada moves to bar most pleasure craft from Arctic waters

Canada moves to bar most pleasure craft from Arctic waters

First cruise ships were banned from Canadian Arctic waters for the 2020 season to prevent the spread of COVID-19.Now most pleasure craft have also been...
U.S. energy secretary criticized for comparing banks’ Arctic policies to racial discrimination

U.S. energy secretary criticized for comparing banks’ Arctic policies to racial discrimination

WASHINGTON — Liberal groups criticized U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette on Tuesday for a comment comparing the reluctance of some banks to finance fossil...
Work resumes on a constitution for Greenland, with a request for a new deadline

Work resumes on a constitution for Greenland, with a request for a new deadline

As a date, June 21, 2021 has long loomed large for Greenland; it is the country’s national day, and next year marks the 300th...