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2012 Course

The virtual Arctic Summer College will be convened via online webinars from July 9 to September 4, 2012 each week on Mondays from 18:00-20:00 Central European Time (CET). Webinars will focus on key Arctic thematic areas including environmental management, the marine environment, the human dimension, energy and resources, fisheries, transport, and diplomacy and governance. Discussions amongst participants will be led by expert speakers from institutions such as UNEP/GRID-Arendal, the European Environment Agency, the University of Alaska, and the Center for Strategic and International Studies.


July 9 ‒ Human Dimension

July 16 ‒ Marine Environment

July 23 ‒ Environmental Management

July 30 ‒ Security

August 6 ‒ Transport

August 13 ‒ Energy and Resources

August 20 ‒ Fisheries

August 27 ‒ Governance and Decision Making

September 4 ‒ Conclusion