• Youth perspectice for the future

    Youth perspectice for the future

    After 25 years of successful collaboration it is good to glance into the next 25 years and give the floor to the youth of the Barents region. Read more ..

  • TOP OF THE BARENTS

    TOP OF THE BARENTS

    Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Barents Cooperation in 2018, we now have the opportunity to talk to the Foreign Ministers of the Barents countries to shed light on the results and the future of the cooperation. Read more ..

  • Barents Winter Games

    Barents Winter Games

    Sharing the Barents spirit – The Barents Winter Games come back bigger than ever. Read more ..

  • Climate Change

    Climate Change

    Climate change has a significant impact on the Barents Region – we are responding with projects and outreach. Read more ..

  • Swedish Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council

    Swedish Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council

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

  • Indigenous Peoples in the Barents cooperation

    Indigenous Peoples in the Barents cooperation

    Sami, Veps and Nenets are active participants on all levels of the Barents cooperation. 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 comprising northern parts of Russia, Norway, Finland and Sweden. This evolving region is dynamically shaping its identity – drawing from its long history and rich variety of cultures. Even though the Barents region is located on the edge of Europe, it is at the center of growing international cultural, political and economic interests.

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Vacant position at the IBS

The IBS has a vacant position as Climate, Environment and Hot Spots Advisor for one year, from the beginning of September. Click "Read more" for full advertisement.

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Internship at the IBS - hiring now!

The International Barents Secretariat in Kirkenes now welcomes internship applications for autumn 2018. Click below for more information.

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