One Arctic – One Health Conference gathered researchers from the whole Circumpolar area

The One Arctic - One Health Conference was arranged on February 7-9, 2019, in Oulu, Finland, gathering together researchers from the whole Circumpolar area. The conference was very successful joining about 100 participants from 11 different countries.

The science sections focused on all the multidisciplinary themes of One Health approach - health of environment, wildlife, domestic animals and humans - from social aspects to technological solutions.

The conference was organized in cooperation with Finnish Food Authority, University of Oulu, Arctic Council, University of the Arctic, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Ministry of Social Affairs and Health. The conference was an integral part of Finland’s Arctic Council Chairmanship program.

The next One Arctic – One Health Conference will be held in 2020 in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Read the full article at the UArctic website.

Viimeksi päivitetty: 1.3.2019