Securing just green transition in the European Arctic

In accordance with the EU Green Deal, the member countries should be carbon dioxide neutral by 2050. To achieve this goal, society must go through a challenging transition. A new research project coordinated by the University of Lapland in Finland aims to investigate how justice can be secured in the green transition in the Arctic.Continue reading “Securing just green transition in the European Arctic”

The Arctic Five at ASSW

Today The Arctic Five presented at the ASSW, Arctic Science Summit Week 2023, in Vienna, Austria. The focus is on the change and the green tradition that is happening in the area, and the challenges and opportunities connected to that.  The Arctic Five has the capacity to produce the needed knowledge with strong infrastructures forContinue reading “The Arctic Five at ASSW”

Arctic Five Research Team Promoting Green Transition

Arctic Five Chair Tanja Joona was appointed chair in Just green transition earlier this year, and now she led a research group that focuses on a sustainable and equitable green transition in the Arctic. She is also a senior researcher and docent in International Law at University of Lapland.  The JustNorth project, funded by theContinue reading “Arctic Five Research Team Promoting Green Transition”

The Arctic Five Chairs Conference

Today was the start of the Chairs conference at Luleå university of technology. Twelve chairs gathered online or onsite to share the progress of their projects. We learned how far they reached since they presented the preliminary plans six months ago, their success stories, and future plans. The Charis initiative aimed to stimulate cross-institutional andContinue reading “The Arctic Five Chairs Conference”

15 Arctic Five Chairs appointed

The Arctic Five partner universities are pleased to announce the appointment of fifteen Chairs to the alliance – all of whom are highly ranked scholars from across the human, social, natural and technical sciences. As part of the Arctic Five’s flagship Chairs & Fellows programme, this inaugural group of chairs represents a new collaboration formatContinue reading “15 Arctic Five Chairs appointed”