Expert meeting at Lappia Nov 9th 2017 – summary.

The first meeting among the experts in ArcticSkills 2018 took place at the Vocational College Lappia hosted by Antti Päivärinta and his Staff. Officials from FI, RU, NO and SWE: Antti Päivärinta                      Lappia Sanna Lahinen                       Lappia Tiisu-Maria Nakkalajärvi    The Sámi Education Institute Jelena Rudnik                         Murmansk Kari Tikklala                           Tornedalsskolan […]

550 000 NOK from the Norwegian Barents Secretariat

The Norwegian Barents secretariat has granted next year’s Arctic Skills tournament in Tornio 550 000 NOK. This is a reduction compared to last year’s contribution, but anyway a substantial help in financing the project. We are immensely grateful for their support! We are still waiting for an answer to our application […]

Getting ready for the first meeting between the experts in ArcticSkills 2018

Next week in Tornio, Finland, the experts of ArcticSkills will take the first step in preparing the tournament 2018. The meeting is set at the tournament location, Lappia vocational institute, and will gather about 40 experts from Finnmark, Murmansk, Lappi and Norrbotten, representing all the competences in the competition.