EU calls for introduction of new Arctic governance structure

European leaders warn that regional security is at risk and call for the introduction of a new Arctic governance structure.

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EU Arctic Forum is hot, Barents cooperation is not, expert says

“This is really a downscaling of the Barents cooperation,” says Markku Heikkilä about the upcoming foreign ministers meeting in Umeå

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Finnish EU presidency to work on stronger Arctic policy, climate change mitigation

Mitigation of climate change must be at the heart of our Arctic policy, the Finnish government says as it takes

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Supreme Court’s crab fishing ruling reaffirms Norway’s exclusive rights over Svalbard waters

The Svalbard Treaty does not prevent Norway from punishing companies that engage in catch without permission, the judges say. The

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Finnish PM demands faster climate action at European Parliament

Addressing a plenary session of the European Parliament on Thursday, Prime Minister Juha Sipilä called for more ambitious climate policies.

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Norway and EU clash over rights to resource-rich waters around Svalbard

The dispute over rights to snow crab fishing steps up as the Committee on Fisheries says the European Commission’s diplomatic

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Podcast – Dissecting the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki

Commenting on Monday’s meeting in Helsinki between the US and Russian presidents, the Tampere-based daily Aamulehti (southern Finland) writes that

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