The University of Lapland and the Arctic Centre will be hosting the conference Knowledge and Power in the Arctic in Rovaniemi, Finland, from April 16-18, 2007. A first call for papers has been announced.
The International PhD School for the Study of Arctic Societies (IPSSAS) invites Ph.D. students to submit their applications to the IPSSAS SEMINAR 2007 under the theme of “Living Communities. New Perspectives on Inuit Urban Life” to be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, from May 21 to May 31, 2007.
The city of Alta, Norway, will be host to the Borealis Conference 2007: Building capacity for sustainable places in the Circumpolar North - through a integrated local/global problem-solving perspective on March 5-7 2007.
The Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North (RAIPON) will be organizing the international fair exhibition Northern Civilization Region Expo 2007, in Moscow (All Russian Exhibition Center), April 25-27, 2007.
A Memorandum of Understanding between UArctic and the University of Lapland on the role and functions of the UArctic International Secretariat at the University of Lapland for the next three years was signed on December 7, 2006.