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The Arctic Circle Prize

The Arctic Circle Prize is awarded to individuals for their extraordinary contributions to the continuous work of securing a sustainable and prosperous future in the Arctic.

John Kerry, former U.S. Secretary of State

The Arctic Circle Prize 2019 was presented to John Kerry, former U.S. Secretary of State, honouring his leadership as the U.S. Chair of the Arctic Council, the success of the Paris Climate Conference and saluting his campaign for the Oceans.

Ban Ki-moon, General Secretary of the United Nations

The Arctic Circle Prize 2019 was presented to H.E. Ban Ki-moon, General Secretary of the United Nations, for his leadership in bringing the nations of the world together in creating a historic international agreement on climate cooperation serving the sustainable future for the Arctic and the Planet.

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