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
 

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FUNDING
  • The Norwegian Ministry of Defence

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