- The Norwegian Ministry of Defence
The project aims to map Russian policies towards Norwegian authorities and their jurisdictional practice on the Svalbard archipelago. The main question to be asked is whether Russia's Svalbard policies have changed since the annexation of the Crimean Peninsula and the following political turmoil, and to whiich degree the area is impacted by the increasing tensions in international politics.
Project period: 2018-2019
RELATED RESEARCH AREA(S)
Ruslandsekspert: Spænding mellem Norge og Rusland er den nye normaltilstand ('Russia expert: Tensions between Norway and Russia is the new normal')
Altinget, 3.12.2018. In Danish.
Why Russia is likely to remain cooperative in the Arctic
Arctic Today, 22.11.2018.