Arctic Coast Guards: Managing New Challenges?

  • Andreas ØsthagenEmail author


Maritime activity in the Arctic is changing. While the region’s littoral states are actively encouraging new economic endeavours in the north, they are also forced to provide presence and capabilities to deal with incidents in Arctic waters. Debates concerning capabilities in the Arctic have developed over the last decade as increased activity has led to questions concerning the lack of public investment in the capacity to manage potential emergencies.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fridtjof Nansen InstituteOsloNorway

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