University of the Arctic (UArctic)

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URL: http://www.uarctic.org/

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Founded

2001-06 Rovaniemi Finland

History

Founded following request by D-XD5969 - Arctic Council that a feasibility study for a proposed University of the Arctic be undertaken by the Circumpolar Universities Association (CUA) in collaboration with the Arctic Council's Permanent Participants.

Aims

Empower the people of the Circumpolar North by providing unique educational and research opportunities through collaboration within a network of members; provide educational access for northern students; represent research in the North; expand knowledge of the North.

Events

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Structure

A decentralized organization with offices, programmes and other functions hosted at member institutions in the Circumpolar North. Board of Governors; Council; Senior Management Team (Ma-Mawai); International Secretariat in Rovaniemi (Finland).

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality Education

UIA Org ID

XD7508

Last News

2020

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