Arctic Five in Brussels

Arctic Five Rectors’ Council meeting was held on September 27 in Brussels, hosted by the North Norway European Office and North Sweden EU offices. Main decisions by the Rectors were the development of the Arctic Five Fellows initiative towards a pilot call for late 2022 early 2023 and joining forces for an application to NordforskContinue reading “Arctic Five in Brussels”

Interreg NPA 2021-2027 Second call for projects Pre-announcement

The second call for projects is planned to open on 5th October and close on 5th December 2022 12:00 (noon) CET. The Monitoring Committee will decide on the successful project applications in March 2023. More info available at Interreg NPA 2021-2027 Second call for projects Pre-announcement (interreg-npa.eu)

Pre-Call For A Project Outline On Sustainable Ocean Economy

Nordic Innovation is looking for proposals on innovative solutions contributing to the Nordics becoming the leading region in new Ocean-based Biomass Industries. Deadline for proposals is October 20, 2022. More info: Pre-Call For A Project Outline On Sustainable Ocean Economy | Nordic Innovation

Seminar: Border dynamics and resilience in the Arctic regions

You are hereby invited to the hybrid seminar hosted by the Geography Research Unit of the University of Oulu and supported by the Arctic Researchers’ Network in Oulu (hybrid) on September 29-30 Registration to the seminar is open until September 20, 2022 through an online form available here: https://link.webropolsurveys.com/S/7747EDE97B30B2D6

NORDIC MATCHMAKING EVENT Interreg Aurora and Northern Periphery and Arctic programmes

Save the Date! Welcome to Rovaniemi, Finland on 16 – 17 November to meet new partners, catch up with old ones, and network with Nordic project partners. The event is organised in collaboration Interreg Aurora and Northern Periphery and Arctic programmes. More information coming soon to the website: NORDIC MATCHMAKING EVENT – Interreg Aurora andContinue reading “NORDIC MATCHMAKING EVENT Interreg Aurora and Northern Periphery and Arctic programmes”

The state of Swedish northern cities and their future

Arctic Five Chair Agatino Rizzo was invited to a panel discussion within the conference “Stad i norr” held on August 19, 2022. The conference Stad i norr was organized by Umeå University and The Institute of Urban History at Stockholm University where Agatino Rizzo, an Arctic Five Chair in architecture and planning at Luleå University ofContinue reading “The state of Swedish northern cities and their future”

Victoria Foundation Grants for Female Swedish speaking Doctoral Students

The Victoria Foundation invites applications only from Swedish Speaking Female Doctoral candidates for its research grants. Grant is meant for one year full-time studies leading to a doctoral degree. More info: Forskarstipendier – Victoriastiftelsen

Nordforsk call for proposals – NOS-HS Project Grants

The Joint Committee for Nordic research councils in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NOS-HS) Project Grants is now open. Available budget is NOK 45 million and the call deadline is 15 November 2022. Call for proposals: NOS-HS Project Grants | NordForsk Call details: NOS-HS Project Grants – Insights (nordforsk.org)

International Networking Conference for PhD students in Psychology (INCPP) ,  

INCPP is an online conference (November 24-25, 2022 ) aimed towards doctoral students in the field of psychology. The aim of the conference is to stimulate international collaboration and exchange. Participants will be able to learn more about international collaborations, meet other PhD students within their field of research and talk about their research from anContinue reading “International Networking Conference for PhD students in Psychology (INCPP) ,  “

Arctic 5 cities and COVID-19 – Labour markets as the pandemic abates

The report focuses on the labor market situation in the Arctic 5 cities. We investigate whether people have returned to workplaces or whether remote work is still a general trend, and how the unemployment rate and new job vacancies have developed especially in the last two years.  The report is available at: https://www.oulu.fi/en/news/report-arctic-5-cities-and-covid-19-pandemic-labour-markets-pandemic-abates Summary ofContinue reading “Arctic 5 cities and COVID-19 – Labour markets as the pandemic abates”