In order to deepen the co-operation within certain areas the Regional Council has established working groups, consisting of appointed experts from the member counties.
Barents Regional Council working groups are:
For working group members:
The Children and Youth at Risk cooperation programme, adopted by and owned by the Joint Working Group on Health and related Social Issues, has their own section on the Barents Cooperation web page.
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