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Professor Odd Jarl Borch seated at the preparedness management simulator at Nord University. Actors from all over the world can connect to the simulator in Bodø and participate in large-scale exercises lead from campus in Bodø. (Photo: Linda Storholm)

8 Million NOK to Research on Preparedness in the High North

16/05/2017 kl 11:31 0 kommentarer

The need for preparedness increases along with the increasing level of activity in the High North. However, limited resources require close cross-border cooperation.

Professor Odd Jarl Borch seated at the preparedness management simulator at Nord University. Actors from all over the world can connect to the simulator in Bodø and participate in large-scale exercises lead from campus in Bodø. (Photo: Linda Storholm)

8 millioner til forskning på beredskap i nord

16/05/2017 kl 08:48 0 kommentarer

Det blir stadig mer aktivitet i nordområdene, og behovet for beredskap øker parallelt. Men begrensede ressurser krever tett samarbeid over landegrensene.

Bildet er tatt under mineralleting ved en tidligere anledning. (Foto: Ola Torstensen/NFK)

Nordland finansierer mineralkartlegging

10/05/2017 kl 15:44 1 kommentar

Fylkesrådet i Nordland bevilger penger til bedre kartlegging av tre mineralforekomster i Nordland.

Director Frode Mellemvik is very pleased that the government will increase the budget frame allocations to the  High North Center of Business and Governance at Nord University from 10 to 14 million NOK annually. – However, we do need more, he emphasizes. (Photo: Christine Karijord)

Nordområdesenteret får økt bevilgning

10/05/2017 kl 13:22 0 kommentarer

Nordområdesenteret ved Nord universitet får økt rammebevilgningen fra 10 til 14 millioner kroner i forbindelse med Revidert nasjonalbudsjett 2017.

Tiny pieces of plastic such as these are making their way into Arctic waters. Lab studies have found that microplastics harm fish reproduction and growth, and can release other persistent contaminants into ecosystems as they break down. (Photo: Flickr/Oregon State University)

Scientists Flag the Arctic’s New Chemical Threats

09/05/2017 kl 08:00 0 kommentarer

Efforts to curb the flow of chemicals such as PCBs into Arctic waters have proven largely successful, but there’s a new wave of nasty substances to watch, warns the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program.

The Nordic countries share many Arctic policy priorities but also differ in crucial areas. (Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org)

Security still the main element in Nordic Arctic Strategies

27/04/2017 kl 12:29 0 kommentarer

“The Nordic countries share many political priorities for the Arctic – first and foremost to maintain the Arctic as a low-tension region – but they also put different emphasis on environmental concerns and economic opportunities,” say Anna Karlsdóttir and Lisbeth Greve Harbo from the Nordic Centre for Spatial Development (Nordregio) in Stockholm.

World Press Freedom Index: Russia in 148th place

26/04/2017 kl 11:28 0 kommentarer

An annual ranking composed by the Reporters Without Borders non-governmental organization has placed Russia in 148th place, behind countries such as Uganda or South Sudan.

Using Old Weather To Inform Climate Change Work Today

Using Old Weather To Inform Climate Change Work Today

20/04/2017 kl 08:00 0 kommentarer

In 1865, the U.S. whaling ship Milo was captured in the Bering Sea by the feared Confederate Cruiser CSS Shenandoah in the height of the American Civil War. 150 years later, its ship log is providing critical sea ice observations for climate change scientists.

Using Arctic Soils for Climate Change Action

Using Arctic Soils for Climate Change Action

19/04/2017 kl 08:00 0 kommentarer

In an era where science is undermined by America’s national leaders, a soil scientist, a group of students, and a film crew travel to Alaska to show why Americans must act on climate change.

Misund blir sjef for Polarinstituttet

Misund blir sjef for Polarinstituttet

06/04/2017 kl 11:16 0 kommentarer

Ole Arve Misund (59 år) er utnevnt til ny direktør for Norsk Polarinstitutt i statsråd. Norsk Polarinstitutt er Norges sentrale institutt for forskning, miljøovervåking og kartlegging i Arktis og Antarktis.

 
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