Monthly Archives: October 2014

Arctic Office Newsletter – October 2014

The latest Arctic Office Newsletter is now available and can be downloaded from our Publications and Reports page.

Harper Government Introduces Legislation to Strengthen Canada’s Arctic Research Potential

The Canadian High Arctic Research Station (CHARS) will be merged with the Canadian Polar Commission (CPC) to create one larger, stronger research hub for scientific research in Canada’s North – strengthening Canada’s position as a world leader in cutting-edge research in the Arctic. CHARS will build on CPC’s existing mandate and its efforts to bring together industry, academic, […]

2015 Polar Marine Science Gordon Research Conference

The 2015 Polar Marine Science Gordon Research Conference (GRC) entitled “Polar Shelves and Shelf Break Exchange in Times of Rapid Climate Warming” will be held in Lucca, Italy from March 15-20, 2015. The GRCs provide an international forum for the presentation and discussion of frontier research in the biological, chemical, and physical sciences, and their […]

Call for Papers: The EU and the Arctic Conference, Dundee, 29-30 May 2015

The School of Law, University of Dundee, UK and the K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, University of Tromsø, Norway are pleased to announce the call for papers for “The European Union and the Arctic” (2015 EU-Arctic Conference). Please see the website for full details:–the-european-union-and-the-arctic-2015-eu-arctic-conference.php Background: The EU is inextricably […]