Next January marks the 20th anniversary of the Barents cooperation. The event provides an opportunity to review lessons learned after 20 years of cooperation and identify new challenges and priorities for the future cooperation. BarentsObserver invites you to voice your views here.
Foreign Ministers of Finland, Norway, Sweden and Russia at a Barents Council meeting. From left: Erkki Tuomioja, Jonas Gahr Støre, Carl Bildt and Sergey Lavrov. In the articles below, you can learn all about the Barents cooperation and its further development.
INARI: Renewable and clean energy production was highlighted as a great possibility by Finland’s Minister of Environment Ville Niinistö when the Barents Action plan on climate change was approved Thursday.
INARI: Barents Environmental Ministerial meeting on Wednesday received a glossy report by the Barents Working Group on Environment where the industrial disaster zone of Monchegorsk is labeled “solved” on the list of hot spots.