Greenpeace vs Norway: Interview with Truls Gulowsen, Head of Greenpeace Norway


Truls Gulowsen, head of Greenpeace Norway, and Ingrid Skjoldvær, head of Nature and Youth,  file an unprecedented legal case against the

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50 Years of Polar Bear Research: Interview with Two Scientists


Polar bear research scientists Thor Larsen (left; photo via Thor) and  Jon Aars (right; photo by Jon Aars/ Norwegian Polar Institute) 

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Reindeer Are Real – And So Are The Challenges They Face


Picture via Larissa Beumer This article has been written by Larissa Beumer and Åshild Ønsvik Pedersen. When we think about

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Whose Fish? Looking at Svalbard’s Fisheries Protection Zone


When looking at Svalbard, one needs to appreciate its history to understand the unique position that it holds in the

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Norway’s Arctic Policy (2014)


The report “Norway’s arctic policy: Creating value, managing resources, confronting climate change and fostering knowledge. Developments in the Arctic concern

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New Building Blocks in the North (2009)


Comment by Kristine Offerdal, research fellow at the IFS: In December 2006 The Norwegian Government’s High North Strategy was released. The

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The Norwegian Government’s High North Strategy (2006)


In December 2006, the Norwegian Government’s High North Strategy was released. The overall goal is to create sustainable growth and

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Opportunities and Challenges in the North: Report No. 30 (2004-2005) to the Storting


The High North has been important for Norway for hundreds of years in terms of business opportuni- ties and resources,

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Look North! Challenges and Opportunities in the Northern Areas (2003)


This report was published in 2003 as NOU 2003:32 (Official Norwegian Report). Read full report (Norwegian).

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