Helene Hellmark Knutsson started as Governor and Head of County Administrative Board of Västerbotten in August 2020. We asked the Governor to share her views in the capacity of the new Chair in the Barents Regional Council. Read more
We challenge everyone to join in – let’s raise together the unique nature and conservation work of the Barents region to the world map! Read more
New face in the Barents Regional Council newly appointed Region Mayor Markus Hirvonen from North Karelia is hopeful about meeting his colleagues face-to-face soon Read more
This is a challenge, which inspired Norwegian Chairmanship of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council (2020-2021) to continue active climate-related work, involving all Barents working groups and other relevant actors. Read more
A speech at the annual Kirkenes Conference held digitally on February 17, 2021 Read more
On 18th of January Mr. Markus Karlsen took up his post as the new Head of the International Barents Secretariat. He succeeds Mr. Tomas Hallberg who completed his term.
The IBS has gathered information for all Barents relevant funding sources - more information below!
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