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.
The activities have successively expanded as the Barents cooperation
has evolved to include working groups within the following fields:
The International Barents Secretariat in Kirkenes, Norway, now welcomes internship applications for spring 2017. Application deadline is 25 November. Interested?
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