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International conference on Arctic Council

University of Southern Denmark is organizing an international conference on international law and security in the North Pole

2016.10.11 | Susanna Pakkasmaa

Date Tue 11 Oct Wed 12 Oct
Time 08:00    17:00
Location Odense, Denmark

The new research unit RAS at the Department of Law at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) will together with SDU’s Centre for War Studies convene a 2-day conference to explore the future of the Arctic Council. RAS focuses on questions exploring the enforcement of international law in the Arctic and on the high seas. The four conference panels will address Arctic questions of international law, law of the sea, international politics and human rights seen from an Arctic Council perspective. The seminar features a number of prominent Arctic experts, among them, Cécile Pelaudeix from ARC.

Conference programme



Arctic Research Centre, Speech