Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference enhances dialogue about climate change

The international Arctic Spirit Conference will take place on November 12th-13th in Rovaniemi, Finland. The theme of this year’s conference is climate change and the future generations. The goal of the event is to enhance dialogue between researchers, youth and decision makers.

The first conference day consists of invited keynote speeches and panel discussions focusing on the voice of the Arctic youth and the different levels of climate-related decision-making. 

On the second day, program includes speeches and panel discussions e.g. concerning climate change as a human rights issue, the future and sustainability of Arctic city-communities and security challenges caused by the climate change.

Registration for the conference is now open on the conference website:

The early bird fee is available until 20 October, 2019.

Read more about the program.

After the Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference, the side event Northern Political Economy Symposium takes place on 14-15 November 2019, in Rovaniemi, Finland. The theme of the symposium is ‘What is left of development in the Arctic?’

Last updated: 9.10.2019