Representatives of 11 municipalities from four countries met in Inari
The Council of Border Municipalities in the North decided to be more active and to make use of the forum created for it. A new Board has been elected, and the Chair of the Board, Jyrki Hyttinen, Municipal Manager of Inari Municipality in Finland, is will lead the activation process with determination.
Nordkalottrådet skriver om Gränskommunrådets projekt och intervjuar projektledare Jan Terje Nedrejord
Retiring leader Kjell Sæther thanked warmly for his leadership period
Murmansk 21st of May 2010
Kunnskapens Hus at Tana Bru
Working group established
Sør-Varanger Municipality celebrates its 150th anniversary on 7-16 November. Read more on the Anniversary pages.
The Board of the Council had a meeting in September in Zapoljarniy, Pechenga. They had the pleasure of meeting the Mayor of Zapoljarniy, Mr Vladimir Ogienko.
The most important issues on the agenda were the action plan for next year, including a new project on SME cooperation, and the ways of financing the Council's costs.
This picture of Mr Ogienko is taken by the Mayor of Karasjok Municipality, Kjell Saether. He has written news about board meetings on Karasjok website.
“Climate Change Defining Human Security"
Inari-Kirkenes and Murmansk will be locations for the upcoming Calotte Academy 2008. 3 events will follow each other in May, starting in Inari 22nd-23rd, Kirkenes 24th, Murmansk 26th. More information can be received by contacting Inari municipality