Arctic Council Photo Archive

Most Arctic Council photos are available for non-commercial use according to the Creative Commons CC-BY-NC-ND license. However, please do confirm the license on each individual image before using since some of our older archive images have more restrictive licenses.

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  • Gustaf Lind - Arctic Council SAO Chair
  • Paola Albornoz - Special Adviser
  • Stockholm Sunset
  • Norrbro Bridge and the Royal Palace of Stockholm
  • Gustav Adolf Square
  • Swedish Parliament - Riksdag
  • Ice floating in central Stockholm
  • Sagerska Huset (Residence of the Prime Minister), Ministry for Foreign Affairs Offices and the Royal Swedish Opera.
  • View from the pedestrian bridge Riksbron from where one can observe Riddarholmen Church
  • Rosenbad - Office of the Swedish Prime Minister and Ministry of Justice
  • The Hereditary Prince's Palace (Arvfurstens palats) used as a Swedish government building, housing the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
  • Main entrance to the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs Offices - Gustav Adolf Square
  • Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs
  • The Royal Swedish Opera on Gustav Adolf Square
  • Jewelry featuring a reindeer and Sami patterns
  • Small Sami flags
  • A big Lávvu was set up in the market square
  • The lasso competition drew a large crowd
  • A view of the smoke hole in the large Lávvu
  • The racers have to be small and light to get the best time
  • The reindeer race is held in the main street of Tromsø
  • Reindeer being led to the starting gate
  • The reindeer can run up to 60 km/h
  • The reindeer sprint race
  • The Sami band Adjagas played in Tromsø
 
Gustaf Lind - Arctic Council SAO Chair
 
 
Paola Albornoz - Special Adviser
 
 
Stockholm Sunset
 
 
Norrbro Bridge and the Royal Palace of Stockholm
 
 
Gustav Adolf Square
 
 
Swedish Parliament - Riksdag
 
 
Ice floating in central Stockholm
 
 
Sagerska Huset (Residence of the Prime Minister), Ministry for Foreign Affairs Offices and the Royal Swedish Opera.
 
 
View from the pedestrian bridge Riksbron from where one can observe Riddarholmen Church
 
 
Rosenbad - Office of the Swedish Prime Minister and Ministry of Justice
 
 
The Hereditary Prince's Palace (Arvfurstens palats) used as a Swedish government building, housing the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
 
 
Main entrance to the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs Offices - Gustav Adolf Square
 
 
Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs
 
 
The Royal Swedish Opera on Gustav Adolf Square
 
 
Jewelry featuring a reindeer and Sami patterns
 
 
Small Sami flags
 
 
A big Lávvu was set up in the market square
 
 
The lasso competition drew a large crowd
 
 
A view of the smoke hole in the large Lávvu
 
 
The racers have to be small and light to get the best time
 
 
The reindeer race is held in the main street of Tromsø
 
 
Reindeer being led to the starting gate
 
 
The reindeer can run up to 60 km/h
 
 
The reindeer sprint race
 
 
The Sami band Adjagas played in Tromsø