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Actors and patterns of cooperation and conflict
Russia, Norway and the High North - Past, Present, Future
The United States in the 21 Century Arctic
Defining an Interest: The European Union and the High North
The Power of Energy
Law of the Sea and Ocean Governance
Climate Change and Environmental Protection

HR Ashton visits Svalbard

HR Catherine Ashton's visit to Svalbard indicates an increasing interest in the High North.
Researcher Kristine Offerdal (IFS) comments on the potential role for the EU in the region.


9 March 2012
See the interview on Urix, NRK (in Norwegian).

Kristine Offerdal is assistant professor at the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies, and a researcher at the Geopolitics in the High North programme. 


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