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The Future of the Arctic Region: What is at Stake for Belgium?

The Arctic region is undergoing dramatic changes with multiple implications for the region and well-beyond, with profound geo-economic and geopolitical consequences. These major developments and especially the gravity of climate […]


Arctic Luncheon Briefing with Mads Frederiksen

On invitation only

Arctic Luncheon Briefing with Mads Frederiksen, Director of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC). Mr. Frederiksen will present the work of the Arctic Economic Council to the Belgian business community and will discuss with the participants […]

Arctic Luncheon Briefing

On invitation only

With Mike Sfraga, Founding Director of the Polar Institute at the Wilson Center and Chair of the US Arctic Research Commission,  presenting the new US National Strategy for the Arctic […]

Arctic Circle Assembly

On invitation only

From October 13-16, the Egmont Institute was part of the Belgian delegation in the Arctic Circle Assembly that took place in Reykjavik for the 13th time. Belgium took the opportunity […]

2022 Polar Symposium

Polar regions are some of the most vulnerable areas on Earth. While anthropogenic warming impacts the whole planet, the Arctic region has been warming almost four times as fast in […]