• Climate Change

    Climate Change

    New Action Plan on Climate Change for the Barents co-operation will be published in June. Read more ..

  • Russian Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council

    Russian Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council

    Get to know the goals of the Russian Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council. Read more ..

  • BARENTS ENVIRONMENTAL HOT SPOTS

    BARENTS ENVIRONMENTAL HOT SPOTS

    Are you familiar with Barents Environmental Hot Spots? Read more ..

  • 1st Barents Indigenous Peoples' Summit!

    1st Barents Indigenous Peoples' Summit!

    The summit will take place in Moscow, April 28th 2017. Read more ..

  • The Funding portal is now open!

    The Funding portal is now open!

    How to finance Barents cooperation projects? Read more ..

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The Barents Euro-Arctic Region

The Barents Euro-Arctic Region

The Barents Region, sometimes referred to as the Euro-Arctic Region, is a young and newly defined region, still trying to create an identity, but at the same time it is largely influenced by ancient history and cultures. It is located in the periphery of Europe, however, is at the center of international political and economic interests.

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Come work with us!

The International Barents Secretariat has an open position of an Executive Officer.

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"CLIMATE JOURNEY" PHOTO EXHIBITION

During two missions, in 2007 and 2012, Swedish journalist Tom Juslin traveled through the Nordic countries to find out how climate change affects people, animals and nature, his "Climate Journey" exhibition opens the planned series of exhibitions in Kirkenes.

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