Barents working groups and activities

Working groups and task forces have been established by both the Barents Euro-Arctic Council / Committee of Senior Officials and the Barents Regional Council / Barents Regional Committee to deepen cooperation on issues relevant to the Barents Region.

Activity reports and annual reports of the Working Groups

The activities have successively expanded as the Barents cooperation has evolved to include working groups within the following fields:

Barents Euro-Arctic Council working groups

Barents Regional Council working groups

Joint Barents Euro-Arctic Council - Barents Regional Council working groups

Indigenous Peoples



Internship at the International Barents Secretariat

The International Barents Secretariat in Kirkenes, Norway, now welcomes internship applications for spring 2017. Application deadline is 25 November. Interested?

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During two missions, in 2007 and 2012, Swedish journalist Tom Juslin traveled through the Nordic countries to find out how climate change affects people, animals and nature - "Climate Journey" opens the planned series of exhibitions in in Kirkenes

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