The Barents Parliamentary Conference

 Each BEAC Chairmanship organizes a Barents Parliamentary Conference. As the chairmanships run on two year periods the parliamentary conference takes place once every other year. The participants can be elected members of local and regional as well as national and indigenous peoples’ assemblies in the Barents Region. 


  • The 7th Barents Parliamentary Conference, Helsinki, Finland, 28.9.2015–30.9.2015
  • The 6th Barents Parliamentary Conference, Harstad, Norway, April 22-24, 2013
    Resolution EN | NO | RU
  • The 5th Barents Parliamentary Conference, Luleå, May 18-20, 2011
    Resolution EN
    Programme RU+EN
    List of participants EN

  • The 4th Barents Parliamentary Conference, Syktyvkar, May 26-27, 2009
    Resolution EN | RU
    Programme EN | RU 
    List of participants EN | RU
  • The 3rd Barents Parliamentary Conference, Rovaniemi, June 11-12, 2007
    Resolution EN 
    Programme EN 
    Conclusions of the chair EN
  • The 2nd Barents Parliamentary Conference, Bodø, June 29-30, 2005
    Programme EN
  • The 1st Barents Parliamentary Conference, Alta, 1999
    Documents not available 


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