Ministerial Meetings documents


BEAC Ministers of Culture Meeting, November 9th 2016, Moscow, Russia.

BEAC Ministers of Transport and Logistics Meeting, June 21st, Archangelsk, Russia.


12th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 24-25 November 2015, Sortavala, Karelia, Russia

15th BEAC Foreign Ministers Session, 14-15 October 2015, Oulu, Finland


11th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 4-5 December 2013, Inari, Finland

  • Declaration 
  • Action Plan on Climate Change for the Barents Cooperation | English | Russian 
  • Assessment of the Barents Hot Spot Report - Describing the state of 42 original Barents environmental "Hot Spots" | English | Russian 
  • For press releases, working groups' reports and other relevant material, please go to this page >> 

14th BEAC Foreign Ministers Session, 28-29 October 2013, Tromsø, Norway

BEAC Ministers of transport and infrastructure, 24 September 2013, Narvik, Norway

Prime Ministers Summit, 4-5 June 2013, Kirkenes, Norway


13th BEAC Foreign Ministers Session, 11-12 October 2011, Kiruna, Sweden

10th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 8-9 November 2011, Umeå, Sweden 


Ministers of Competetiveness Meeting, 18-19 May 2010, Umeå, Sweden

9th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 17 February 2010, Tromsø, Norway


12th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 14-15 October 2009, Murmansk, Russia


8th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 9 November 2007, Moscow, Russia

11th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 14-15 November 2007, Rovaniemi, Finland


7th Ministers of Environment Meeting, 19 October 2005, Rovaniemi, Finland

  10th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 9-10 November 2005, Harstad, Norway


BEAC Midterm Review Meeting, 13-15 September 2004, Solovetskie Islands, Russia


9th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 2-3 October 2003, Umeå, Sweden

Prime Ministers summit, 11 January 2003, Kirkenes, Norway


8th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 14-15 March 2001, Murmansk, Russia


7th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 14-15 March 2000, Oulu, Finland


6th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 4-5 March 1999 Bodø, Norway


5th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 20 January 1998, Luleå, Sweden


4th BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting, 5-6 November 1996, Petrozavodsk, Russia


3rd BEAC Foreign Ministers Meeting in Rovaniemi

  • Joint Communique 1995


2nd Foreign Ministers Meeting, 14-15 September 1994, Tromsø, Norway


1st Foreign Ministers Meeting, 11 January 1993, Kirkenes, Norway


Project funding in Barents

How to make your Barents project dreams come true? We have gathered information for all Barents relevant funding sources in our new portal.

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Internship at the IBS

The International Barents Secretariat in Kirkenes invites students and young professionals to be part of the secretariat’s team as interns. More information below.

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