New methods make it easier to recognise and systematically assess the most significant environmental impacts of various projects, and to illustrate the results.
Registration is open until January 31, 2016. The symposium will be held at the Saalastinsali Hall, University of Oulu, Finland on 11th February, 2016.
Thule Science Days 2015 Abstract book has been published (PDF file). Download the book from the Thule Institute's E-publications page.
EU-PolarNet is hosting, together with the ICE-ARC and the
Two great books about the Arctic has been published recently.
Thule Science Days 2015 Program has been published. The program is available here.
The international cohort of Arctic researchers participating in the Fulbright Arctic Initiative (FAI) Program w
Thule Science Days 2015 - Research on the Change in the North - Abstract submission deadline 9 October, 2015
Thule Science Days 2015 - Research on the Change in the North, is arranged on 27 -28 October in the Environmental Sciences Building (hall IT112), University of Oulu.
The Academy of Finland granted over 1 million euros to smart energy research at the University of Oulu
Smart energy networks can in the future contribute to reducing the carbon footprint of energy generation.
16th International Congress on Circumpolar Health – Focus on Future health and well-being will be held at June 8-12, 2015 in Oulu, Finland.
A new initiative to enhance the integration of Europe’s scientific and operational capabilities in the Polar Regions has been funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme.
The UArctic Day provided information about UArctic activities and introduced possibilities for research cooperation and education, and for student exchange.
Research Professor Kari Strand is named as a new director of the Thule Institute beginning from 1st April, 2015.
Arctic Human Development Report: Regional Processes and Global Linkages (AHDR II) has been published and can be downloaded for free at
Ympäristöministeriö on asettanut kansallisen IPCC-työryhmän valmistelemaan Suomen osallistumista hallitusten välisen ilmastopaneelin IPCC:n toimintaan.
A position for a postdoctoral researcher for two years is open at the Thule Institute. The application period ends at 23.2.2015.
In the autumn 2014, the Board of ThuleDP launched an open call for name proposals to emphasize the northern and arctic core of the DP.
In this project, a vision of the future and a roadmap for maintaining and further developing Finnish arctic expertise has been introduced.
Registration has been opened at the ICCH16 web site http://icch16.oulu.fi/registration
See the call for abstracts and more information at the ICCH16 web site.
SUSTAINABILITY WEEKS 2014 - Finnish-Japanese Joint Symposium Innovation and Well-being through Multidisciplinary Dialogue will be organised on 5th (Wed), 6th (Thu) and 7th (Fri) November, 2014 at t
EUAIC seminar in Brussels. Photo: Kamil Jagodzinski, Arctic Centre
The University of the Arctic (UArctic) and the University of Oulu have agreed of new cooperation.
Thule Seminar and Workshop 2014 on Global Change and Communicating Science will be arranged on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 to Friday, October 3, 2014 at the Oulanka Research Station, Kuusamo.