Webinar “The Changing Arctic”

Estonia and Norway are celebrating the anniversary of the diplomatic relations with webinar on Arctic research cooperation "The Changing Arctic".

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, 14 April 2021 at 09:00 (in Norway) / 10:00 (in Estonia).

The Arctic has gained increased interest over the last decade as global climate change continues to transform the region. Norway and Estonia are both maritime countries with a long history of polar exploration and research. Now we are looking into new opportunities of Arctic research cooperation.

Researchers from Estonia and Norway offer an insight into the state of play and their work in the Arctic – the glaciers and the sea, the indigenous people and the governance, methane seeps, algal blooms and the fungi.

The webinar celebrates the 100th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Estonia and Norway, and the Norwegian-Estonian cooperation in climate change under the EEA and Norway Grants.

Organisers: The Estonian Academy of Sciences, Tallinn University of Technology, the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research/University of Bergen and the Academia Europaea Bergen Knowledge Hub in cooperation with the Norwegian Embassy in Tallinn.

More information and following the livestream here.