Arctic Marine Litter Workshop
Akureyri – Iceland
The Arctic Marine Litter Workshop will be hosted by Iceland and the workshop venue will be at the facilities of the Hof Cultural Center (Strandgata 12, Akureyri map and facilities) and will convene at 8:30am with registration on Tuesday the 5th of June and end at 5pm on Wednesday the 6th of June.
Registration: Please note that we have restrictions on the number of experts participating at the workshop as follows:
- Nomination of up to 2 experts from each Arctic Council member state and Permanent Participant organizations.
- Nomination of 1 expert from each Arctic Council observer state and organization.
Register online: here by the 15th of May 2018 (Note that the registration deadline has been extended)
Aim of workshop: To facilitate inputs to the development of the desktop study, taking into account new developments and information as relevant.
- Summary Workshop report
- Inputs and next steps for the development of the desktop study
Travelling information to Akureyri:
By flight: Via Air Iceland Connect, regular flights multiple times per day. Website: www.airicelandconnect.com
By bus: Buses travel from Reykjavík to Akureyri daily. Click here to go to the Strætó website.
By car: Driving from Reykjavík to Akureyri takes approximately 4.5 hours.
Other hotels and guesthouses in center of Akureyri:
- Icelandair Hotel Akureyri
- Hotel Akureyri
- Hotel Nordurland
- Acco Guesthouse
- Guesthouse Hvitahusid
- Torg GuestHouse
Arctic Marine Litter
Click here to read more about the Arctic Marine Litter project on the PAME website.