Accelerating the pace of Arctic research

Collaboration fosters creativity. Through IARPC (Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee) Collaborations, scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations find talent, share their work, and team up to solve hard problems.

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Panel Discussion: Scientific Priorities for a Changing Arctic
September 22, 2016

The public is invited on September 29 for a recap and discussion of the first-ever White House Arctic Science Ministerial even taking place on September 28. Continue »

Arctic Science Ministerial Side-Event on Arctic Science, Education, and Citizen Empowerment
September 22, 2016

Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. will be hosting a special side-event taco the 2016 Arctic Science Ministerial meeting at theARCUS office in Washington, D.C. on 27 September, 2016. Continue »

IARPC Hosts Listening Session on Implementation of the Arctic Research Plan 2017-2021
September 19, 2016

In order to gather ideas on the structure, leadership, and support for implementing the next Plan, IARPC hosted a listening session with Collaboration Team leaders as well as the Plan writing teams Continue »

North Slope Science Initiative Scenarios Project Reports Now Available
September 15, 2016

The North Slope Science Initiative (NSSI) and University of Alaska Fairbanks have released the results of an effort to prioritize research and monitoring needs on the North Slope through the use of scenarios. Continue »

Government agencies working together

IARPC comprises agencies, departments, and offices across the Federal Government and is chaired by the National Science Foundation. More about who's involved »

IARPC also cooperates with the State of Alaska, indigenous organizations, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, the Arctic Council, and international partners.

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