The 11th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting was held in Rovaniemi, Finland, on Tuesday 7 May 2019. The meeting was hosted by Finland and chaired by Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini. During its Chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2017–2019, Finland has supported the maintenance of peace, stability and constructive cooperation in the Arctic region. The priorities of the Finnish Chairmanship have included strengthening of meteorological cooperation; environmental protection, including reduction of black carbon emissions; education; and connectivity.
Watch a recording of the Ministerial meeting on 7 May