The Arctic Yearbook 2020, edited by Lassi Heininen, Heather Exner-Pirot & Justin Barnes, has four thematic sections:

  • Section I: Geopolitics and Economics in a Warming Arctic
  • Section II: Indigenous, Northern and Gender Creativities and Perspectives
  • Section III: Arctic Climate Change, From Science to Policy
  • Section IV: The Arctic Council and Climate Change Mitigation – What Role?

Watch the launch of the Arctic Yearbook 2020 here.

The Arctic Yearbook 2020 is available, open access, at


The Arctic Yearbook is the outcome of the UArctic Thematic Network on Geopolitics and Security.