Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit 2019 Conference

Country: Finland

City: Rovaniemi

Abstr. due: 23.08.2019

Dates: 12.11.19 — 13.11.19

Area Of Sciences: Geography;

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland


The Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference (November 12–13, 2019 in Rovaniemi, Finland) focuses on climate change in the Arctic, especially from the viewpoint of young people and future generations. Abstracts for the five sessions are due August 23, 2019.

Organizers invite papers and presentations covering one of the following themes:

  • Climate change as a challenge for organizations in the Arctic
  • Climate change and the rights of present and future generations
  • Live, work or leave? Youth wellbeing and the viability of Arctic towns and cities
  • Polar regional change: physical, social-ecological and economic feedbacks
  • Arctic entwinements of energy, climate and politics

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