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Arctic Circle Secretariat

The Secretariat is based in Reykjavík, Iceland. It is responsible for organizing the Assembly and the Forums as well as running the various Arctic Circle Platforms. It is also responsible for the communication and collaboration with Arctic Circle partners, governments, media and those interested in the Arctic and its future.

The Secretariat's office is located at Menntavegur 1, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland

General questions may be directed to:

Media inquiries may be directed to:


Ásdís Ólafsdóttir

CEO of Arctic Circle

Ásgerður Ásgeirsdóttir

Director of the Secretariat

Ástríður Jónsdóttir

Director of Program Management

Dagfinnur Sveinbjörnsson

Arctic Circle Emissary on the Third Pole, Climate and the Oceans

Emil Ísleifur Sumarliðason

Project Manager & Executive Assistant to the CEO

Matthildur María Rafnsdóttir

Media Director

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