Communications and cooperation

Communication Project

The International Barents Secretariat (IBS) implemented a communication project in order to strengthen the communication and cooperation among the Barents working groups.

The project lasted from January - August 2016 and it was run by the IBS, in cooperation with Northern Arctic Federal University, Syktyvkar State University, University of Lapland and Kainuu Regional Council and was supported by the Norwegian Barents Secretariat.

The final report of the project can be viewed here.

The project was a follow-up of a recent survey by the IBS. The survey was based on feedback from 70 working group members and shed light on the possibilities for further strengthening communication, cooperation and participation in the Barents working groups.


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Tomas Hallberg
Head of Secretariat


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