Arctic

The Norwegian minister of foreign affairs in Nuuk, Greenland. 
Photo: Marte Kopstad.

“I am pleased that the Secretariat of the Arctic Council will be located in Tromsø. This will facilitate the Council’s work and consolidate Tromsø’s position as a centre for Arctic issues, both in Norway and internationally,” said Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre. Read more

Sailing through the Northeast passage. 
Photo: Børge Ousland.

Although at first glance polar explorer Børge Ousland and shipping magnate Felix Tschudi appear to be on radically different walks of life, they are united by several factors, most importantly are...