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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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