The new issue highlights different modes of cooperation and the importance of maintaining the Arctic as a 'zone of peace'. The magazine features articles from the Russian Geographical Society, the Nordic Council and the Arctic Council as well as inputs from various perspectives within the UArctic network, including member experiences, Thematic Networks activities, and student testimonials. In addition, the magazine also includes UArctic's Annual Report for 2014 and the third Russian-language members newsletter.

Read the screen version of Shared Voices 2015 here.


Table of contents

04 Letter from the President (Lars Kullerud)

06 Letter from Vice-President Interregional Cooperation (Marina Kalinina)

07 Student Profile: Isak Turi

08 Regional Cooperation in the North (Marina Kalinina)

10 Priorities of Arctic Research in Russia (Artur Nikolaevich Chilingarov)

12 UArctic in Russia: Building Engaged Membership (Olga Klisheva)

14 EALLIN: Creating the ‘Good Life’ for Young Reindeer Herders (Mikhail Pogodaev & Philip Burgess)

16 Student Profile: Inka Makkonen

16 International Arctic Petroleum Cooperation: Barents Sea Scenarios (Anatoli Bourmistrov)

18 Nordic Cooperation: Relevant for Everyone (Nicolai Stampe Qvistgaard)

20 U.S. Arctic Council Chairmanship: Outlining Goals and Priorities (Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr.)

22 Student and Researcher Mobility in the European Arctic (Risto E.J. Penttilä & Eero Hokkanen)

24 Student Profile: Mikkel Bue Lykkegaard

25 UArctic Annual Report for 2014

30 Networking with Non-Arctic Organizations: New Partnerships for New Friendships (Justin (Jong Deog) Kim)

32 Fulbright Arctic: A Welcome Initiative (Michael Brown)

33 Student Profile: Michael Brown

34 Student Profile: Ingrid-Sofie Tindvik

35 Extractive Industries PhD Course in Southeast Siberia (Henri Wallen)

36 School Projects in Siberia Examine Permafrost (Kenji Yoshikawa)

38 UArctic Natural Hazards Workshop at Northern (Arctic) Federal University (John Eichelberger & Yekaterina Kontar)

39 Student Profile: Hanna Eriksson

40 The Launch of a Network for an Innovative North (Ken Coates & Emmy Neuls)

42 UArctic Student Ambassadors (Outi Snellman)

43 Student Profile: Student Ambassadors Alexander Saburov, Alexander Terentjev & Ilmir Valiakhmetov

44 The Arctic as a Region of Peace (Timo Koivurova)

45 Student Profile: Zachary Anstey

46 Discovering Arctic Field Schools (Elise Strømseng)

47 Russian Members Newsletter