Canada’s new Senior Arctic Official sees increased Arctic importance internationally

Canada’s new Senior Arctic Official sees increased Arctic importance internationally

The Arctic appears to become increasingly important on the international scene, with climate change being one of the drivers and new stakeholders bringing resources...
Shipping Traffic on Northern Sea Route Grows by 40 percent

Shipping Traffic on Northern Sea Route Grows by 40 percent

Shipping traffic in Russia’s Arctic waters along the Northern Sea Route experienced significant growth in 2017. Cargo volume on the route is expected to...
The Week Ahead: Mixing oil and taxes

The Week Ahead: Mixing oil and taxes

The Week Ahead is a preview of some of the events related to the region that will be in the news in the coming...
The Week Ahead: No slacking off

The Week Ahead: No slacking off

The Week Ahead is a preview of some of the events related to the region that will be in the news in the coming...
China sent more than a dozen vessels through the Arctic this year

China sent more than a dozen vessels through the Arctic this...

Chinese shipping companies have sent a dozen vessels through the waters of the Northern Sea Route (NSR) in 2017, compared to five vessels the...
The Week Ahead: Saving Kivalina

The Week Ahead: Saving Kivalina

The Week Ahead is a preview of some of the events related to the region that will be in the news in the coming...
Novatek’s Yamal LNG to be commissioned and begin production

Novatek’s Yamal LNG to be commissioned and begin production

After more than five years of construction, Novatek’s $27 billion Yamal LNG project has received state permission to commission the first liquefaction train, 58 gas...
The Week Ahead: Sustainable fisheries, sustainable seal hunting, sustainable development goals

The Week Ahead: Sustainable fisheries, sustainable seal hunting, sustainable development goals

The Week Ahead is a preview of some of the events related to the region that will be in the news in the coming...
The Week Ahead: Imagining an Arctic without ice, staking Arctic claims and digging deeper into Greenland’s mining industry

The Week Ahead: Imagining an Arctic without ice, staking Arctic claims...

Note: Regular readers of the former Arctic Journal will be familiar with the Week Ahead, a weekly preview of some of the events related...
The Week Ahead: Arctic change on the global agenda, a new alcohol law in Greenland, the Barents region in photographs

The Week Ahead: Arctic change on the global agenda, a new...

  A near and present danger Perhaps the best way to give scientists and others involved with addressing global warming a sense of the impact a...