The project’s goal is to strengthen collaboration for high-quality education within emergency preparedness and response in the Arctic region through joint international crisis management exercise for students using flexible collaborative learning approaches.
The project is run under the umbrella of the University of the Arctic Thematic network on Arctic Safety and Security and in cooperation between several universities in the Arctic. The main target group includes universities, running study programs within emergency preparedness, prevention and response and students at such programs. Additional important focus group includes governmental agencies, volunteer groups and local community representatives, working with emergency prevention, preparedness and response in the Arctic.
Project leader: Natalia Andreassen, Associate professor, Nord University Business School