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Calendar of events, archive from 2010, 2009 and 2008.

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Calendar of events 2010

December 2010

  • 8th
    Northern Dimension Institute (NDI) Thematic Group on Transport and Logistics, 1st meeting
    Trakai, Lithuania

 

  • 8th
    Seminar: Best practice in fighting corruption in business transactions
    Murmansk, Russia
    Invitation in English  |  Russian
    Draft Programme in English  |  Russian

November 2010

  • 8th-10th
    International Conference: Climate Adaption in the Nordic Countries: Science, Practice, Policy
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Draft programme 

  • 9th
    Seminar on Eco-efficient Community
    Back to back with WGE meeting  
    Petrozavodsk, Russia
  • 17th-18th
    Conference: The Barents Region - Where Gas meets Ore
    - The significance of the delineation agreement upon future economic development -
    A follow up on the Kirkenes conference in June 2010
    Voksenåsen, Oslo, Norway
    Information and detailed program  

  • November 30th-December 1st
    Water Conference
    Arkhangelsk, Russia

 

October 2010

  • 1st-3rd
    Murmansk Economic Forum
    Murmansk, Russia

September 2010

  • 23rd-24th
    Meeting of Joint Working Group on Culture (JWGC)
    Umeå, Sweden

  • 23rd-24th
    Russian-Finnish Conference on Cooperation:
    "Together into the Northern Future"
    Hotel Meridian, Murmansk, Russia
     - Part of the II International Arctic Forum -

  • 27th-28th
    The Stoltenberg Seminarium
    Kirkenes, Norway
    Programme 

  • 29th
    Conference for Regional Politicians of the Barents Euro-Arctic Region
    Murmansk, Russia
    Information page 

  • 29th
    Seminar: The Lapland Tourism Parliament
    Venue: To be decided

August 2010

  • 25th /> Neighbourly Asymmetry
    Open Seminar: Russians in Norway, Norwegians in Russia 
    Kirkenes, Norway

    June 2010

    • Date: to be decided (during week 22)
      Biannual Habitat Contact Forum meeting
      Venue: to be decided
    • 9th-11th
      Meeting of Barents Regional Committee and Council
      Tromsø, Norway
    • 9th-11th
      Meeting of Working Group on Youth Policy and Regional Working Group on Youth Issues
      Tromsø, Norway
    • 16th-17th
      Meeting of BEATA Barents Euro-Arctic Pan European Transport Area
      Haparanda, Sweden
    • 22nd-26th
      Wooden Architecture as a Phenomenon of National Culture
      Information
      Petrozavodsk, Russia

     

    May 2010

    • 3rd-9th
      The Europe Week
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 12th
      Meeting of Joint Working Group of Tourism
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 18th-19th
      First Barents Meeting for Competitiveness Ministers (Invitation, Preliminary programme, Practical information)
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 19th-20th
      Meeting of Council of Senior Officials
      Umeå, Sweden

    April 2010

    • 15th-16th
      Meeting of Steering Committee of the Children and Youth at Risk in The Barents Region (CYAR)
      Syktyvkar, Komi, Russia
    • 16th-17th
      Meeting of Joint Working Group on Education and Research (JWGER)
      Syktyvkar, Komi, Russia
    • (19th-20th)
      +++This meeting is postponed until further notice, due to the current restrictions in European airspace+++
      Meeting of the Joint Committee on Rescue Cooperation

      Bodø, Norway
    • 19th-21st
      Meeting of BEAC Working Group on Environment
      Kiruna, Sweden

     

    March 2010

    • 10th-11th
      Meeting of Steering Committee of the Barents HIV/AIDS Programme
      Ivalo, Finland
    • 22nd-24th
      Second Forum for Young Politicians from North-West Russia and the Nordic Countries
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 23rd
      Meeting of representatives of the Regional Councils of the North
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 23rd
      Meeting of the Working Group on Economic Cooperation
      Stockholm, Sweden
    • 23rd-24th
      The Barents Reggae Rock and Rights Tour (link)
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 25th-26th
      Europaforum Norra Sverige (link)
      Arvidsjaur, Sweden

    February 2010

    • 1st-2nd
      Meeting of the Committee of Senior Officials
      Stockholm, Sweden
    • 4th
      Barents Indigenous Peoples Congress
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 3rd-7th
      Barents Spektakel 2010
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 17th
      Meeting between Ministers of Environment of the BEAC member countries
      Tromso, Norway
    • 25th
      Meeting of the Barents Regional Committee
      Luleå, Sweden
    • 24th-25th
      Meeting of Working Group on Youth Policy and Regional Working group on Youth Issues
      Luleå, Sweden

    January 2010

    • 20th-21st
      Meeting of Working Group on Environment (WGE )
      Oslo, Norway

     

    Calendar of events 2009

    December 2009

    • 9th
      Workshop: Support for transnational cooperation in the Barents region
      Oulu, Finland
    • 9th-10th
      Joint Working Group on Culture
      Finland (place yet to be decided)
    • 17th
      Meeting of the Committee on Rescue Cooperation
      Helsinki, Finland

    November 2009

    • 9th
      Exhibition Pan-Barentz
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 12th
      Joint Working Group on Health and Social Issues(JWGHS)
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 16th-17th
      Meeting of Working Group on Youth Policy (WGYP)
      Stockholm, Sweden
    • 24th-29th
      International Youth Sports Festival of the Finno-Ugric Peoples
      Syktyvkar, Russia
    • Northern Investment Forum
      Syktyvkar, Russia

    October 2009

    • 1st-2nd
      Stoltenberg Seminar
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 1st-4th
      Meeting of the Saami Council
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 7th-8th
      Meeting of the WGEC
      Arkhangelsk, Russia
    • 6th-8th
      Meeting of the Working Group on Environment (WGE)
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 6th-8th
      Meeting of the Committee on Rescue Cooperation
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 6th-7th
      Meeting of the Steering Committee for the Barents Euro-Arctic Pan-European Transport Area (BEATA) and Conference "Development of the normative legal base in the field of transport in the Barents Euro-Arctic region and co-ordination with other international transport organizations"
      Moscow, Russia
    • 6th-8th
      Workshop: Territorial Cooperation - Working together across borders
      Open Days - the European Week of Regions and Cities, Brussels
    • 12th-13th
      Meeting of the Committee of Senior Officials
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 12th-13th
      Meeting of the Regional Committee and the Regional Council
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 14th
      Murmansk Open Days: "Regional Cooperation for Regional Growth" Program/Invitation
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 14th-15th
      Session of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Rotation of Chairmanships
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 15th-16th
      Murmansk International Energy Forum, Barents Industrial Partnership
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 16th-18th
      Establishment of national Saami youth organization in Norway
      Tromsø, Norway
    • 31th
      Meeting of Working Group of Indigenous Peoples (WGIP)
      Copenhagen, Denmark

    September 2009

    • 1-3rd
      Cross Sector Conference: Climate Change - Adaption Measures for the Barents Region
      Vadsø, Norway
      Preliminary Program: English, Russian
      Invitation: English, Russian
      Excursion: English, Russian
      Registration form: English, Russian
    • 8th-10th
      International Exercise "Barents Rescue 2009"
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 9th-11th
      Barents Library Conference "New Rooms in the Library" link to conference here
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 14th
      Elections to the Saami Parliament of Norway
      Norway
    • 15th
      Meeting of the Regional Committee
      Oulu, Finland
    • 18th
      Meeting of the Regional Working Group on Youth Issues
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 16th-20th
      ReACTion, Barents Regional Youth Council, Program
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 22nd-24th
      Joint Energy Working Group, meeting and workshop
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 23rd-24th
      Ministerial Conference on Youth Issues, programme
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 23rd-26th
      10th Russian-Finnish Cultural Forum
      Syktyvkar, Russia
    • 29th-30th
      Meeting of the representatives of the 4 regional councils of the north - Barents Euro-Arctic Council, Arctic Council, Nordic Council of Ministers and Council of the Baltic Sea States
      St.Petersburg Russia

    August 2009

    • 19th-23rd
      International Sports Festival of the Finno-Ugric Peoples
      Syktyvkar, Russia
    • 24th
      Meeting of the Saami Parliamentary Council
      Kiruna, Sweden
    • 25th
      Ceremonial opening of the fifth term of the Saami Parliament of Sweden
      Kiruna, Sweden
    • 27th-28th
      Committee of Senior Officials, meeting
      Arkhangelsk

    June 2009

    • 1st
      Working Group on Youth Policy
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 2nd
      Working Group on Economic Cooperation
      St. Petersburg, Russia
    • 4th
      Working Group on Customs Cooperation
      Petrozavodsk, Russia
    • 9th-10th
      Meeting of the Steering Committee of the Barents Euro-Arctic Transport Area and Conference “Development prospects of external economic and transport relations at Barents Euro-Arctic region. Opportunities for interaction of transport and customs authorities at the regional level”
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 25th-26th
      Barents Reunion Convention, Energy and the Environment, Programme Invitation(RUS) Invitation(SWE)
      Haparanda
    • 29th-30th
      Tourism Workshop Program Invitation

      Solovetsky Islands
      Arranged by the project: "Developing Opportunities of Events Tourism Cooperation between the Arkhangelsk Region and Northern Norway"

    May 2009

    • International Conference “UNESCO World Heritage Natural Sites in the Barents Region”
      Syktyvkar, Russia
    • 6th-7th
      Barents Tourism Today and Tomorrow
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 6th-7th
      Joint Working Group on Tourism
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 12th
      Regional Committee
      Brussels
    • 13th
      Regional Council
      Brussels
    • 13th
      Seminar: The Barents Region and its role in Europe program
      Committee of the Regions, Brussels
    • 26th-27th
      The 4th Parlamentary Barents Conference, "Sustainable Development in the Barents Region"
      Syktyvkar, Russia
    • 28th-29th
      Committee of Senior Officials
      Syktyvkar, Russia

    April 2009

    • 2nd-3rd
      Working Group on Youth Policy (WGYP)
      Moscow, Russia
    • 21st-22nd
      5th International Northern Social and Environmental Congress
      Moscow, Russia

    March 2009

    • 10th-12th
      Working Group on Environment
      Vadsø, Norway
    • 19th-20th
      Research-to-Practice Conference “Russian Northern Dimension: Research, Innovative and Cultural Potential of the Republic of Komi ”

    February 2009

    • 17th-17th
      Regional Committee
      Joensuu, Finland
    • 18th-19th
      Committee of Senior Officials
      Petrozavodsk, Russia

    January 2009

    • 28th-30th
      Joint Working Group on Culture (JWGC) - coordinated with Barents Spektakel
      Kirkenes, Norway

     

    Calendar of events 2008

    December 2008

    • 16th
      International Conference: Barents Industrial Partnership in Changing Economic Conditions: Experience and Prospects
      Arkhangelsk, Russia
    • 1st
      Joint Working group on Tourism
      Moscow, Russia

    November 2008

    • 24th-28th
      Working Group on Youth Policy
      Moscow
    • 27th
      Working Group on Economic Cooperation
      St. Petersburg
    • 25th-26th
      Barents Region’s Future Forum, Agenda
      Oulu, Finland
    • 18th-20th
      International Conference on Education
      Petrozavodsk, Russia
    • 19th-20th
      Barents Regional Council meeting
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 17th-20th
      Interim Committee on Rescue Cooperation
      Bodø and Hurtig Ruten, Norway
    • 13th-14th
      Human Rights Days
      Luleå, Sweden
    • 13th
      Regional Working Group on Youth Issues
      Luleå (together with the Human Rights Days in Luleå)
    • 11th-13th
      Joint Working Group on Health and Social Issues (JWGHS)
      Archangelsk, Russia
    • 11th -12th
      Steering Committee and Conference on the program on Children and Youth at Risk
      Archangelsk, Russia

    October 2008

    • 27th-31th The Sámi Conference, Rovaniemi, Finland
      27th: Plenary Sessions Sámi Parliaments in Norway , Sweden , Finland
      28th: Sámi Parliamentary Conference Gakti miella
      30th: Gákti miellačájahus - Demo against abuse of Sámi cultural expressions
      31th: Sámi Women’s Forum Seminar
    • 30th-31th
      "Different Countries, united region: Youth and media roles in the regional tourism development"
      Murmansk (Co-arrangement: Murmansk Regional Board for Youth Affairs and Nordic Council of Ministers)
    • 29th
      Working Group on Indigenous People (WGIP) coordinated with the Sàmi Conference
      Rovaniemi, Finland
    • 15th-16th
      Habitat Contact Forum V Resolution More informationhere
      Umeå, Sweden
    • 14th-15th
      Initial Planning Conference for International Exercise "Barents Rescue 2009"
      Murmansk, Russia
    • 14th-15th
      14th. Steering Committee of the Barents Euro-Arctic Pan-European Transport Area (BEATA)
      15th. Conference "Development of Cooperation between BEATA Member States in the sphere of Road Transport"
      St. Petersburg, Russia
    • 8th-10th
      Working Group on Environment meeting
      Murmansk, Russia

    September 2008

    • 25th
      Working Group on Customs Cooperation (WGCC)
      Vyborg, Russia
    • 23th-24th
      Barents Regional Committee meeting
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 15th-17th
      CSO meeting
      Solovki Islands, Russia
    • 8th-10th
      International Conference “Management of the World Heritage Territories in the Barents Region”
      Syktyvkar, Russia

    August 2008

    • 20th-25th
      International Festival of Folk and Decorative Art “Zarni Kiyas”
      Syktyvkar,Russia
    • 19th-20th
      Barents Regional Committee meeting
      Luleå, Sweden

    June 2008

    • 17th-18th
      CSO meeting
      Naryan-Mar, Russia
    • 16th - 18th
      Arkhangelsk Forum / International Forum "Culture of the Barents region"
      Program (draft)
    • 16th-19th
      Working Group on Economic Cooperation meeting
      Brussels, Belgium
    • 16th-18th
      Working Group on Environment meeting
      Svanhovd, Norway
    • 16th-18th
      Meeting in Joint Working Group on Culture in Arkhangelsk
    • 5th
      Working Group on Trade Barriers
      Moscow, Russia

    May 2008

    • 28th
      Barents Regional Committee meeting
      Kuusamo, Finland
    • 29th
      Barents Regional Council meeting
      Kuusamo, Finland
    • 21th
      Working Group on Economic Cooperation
      Moscow, Russia

    April 2008

    • 3th-4th
      Working Group on Indigenous People (WGIP)
      Naryan-Mar, Russia
    • 10th-11th
      Working Group on Environment meeting
      Tromsø, Norway
    • 8th-9th
      CSO meeting
      Moscow, Russia
    • 9th-10th
      Regional Working Group on Environment (RWGE)
      Tromsø, Norway
    • 21th-23th
      Interim Joint Committee on Rescue Cooperation (JCRC)
      Kirkenes, Norway
    • 23th-24th
      Conference "Development of the infrastructure in the BEATA"
      Meeting of te Working Group on Transport Committee meeting, Murmansk, Russia. More information from here .

    March 2008

    • 26th-27th
      Joint Working Group on Health and Social Issues (JWGHSI)
      Archangelsk, Russia

    February 2008

    • 14th-15th
      Barents Regional Committee meeting
      Kajaani, Finland

    January 2008

    • 31th
      Regional Working Group on Youth Policies (RGWYP)
      Kirkenes, Norway

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