Second Arctic-FROST Network Meeting

Date: 2016-09-09 00:00:00 AM - 2016-09-12 00:00:00 AM
Venue: Vienna, Austria
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Barbora Padrtova, Expert in the Geopolitics and Security Unit at Polar Research and Policy Initiative, attended the 2016 Arctic-FROST Annual Network Meeting and Early Career Scholars Workshop on Arctic Sustainability in the Global Context in Vienna, Austria, as a speaker.

She presented her paper about the “Long-term sustainability of the Arctic region – Russia as a determining factor and the role of key Arctic and non-Arctic states”.

Arctic-FROST Background

Arctic-FROST: Arctic FRontiers Of SusTainability: Resources, Societies, Environments and Development in the Changing North is a new NSF-funded international interdisciplinary collaborative network that teams together environmental and social scientists, local educators and community members from all circumpolar countries to enable and mobilize research on sustainable Arctic development, specifically aimed at improving health, human development and well-being of Arctic communities while conserving ecosystem structures, functions and resources under changing climate conditions.