Office of the Spokesperson
March 10, 2016
Special Representative for the Arctic Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr. will travel to Fairbanks, Alaska March 13-16, 2016. Admiral Papp will give the opening remarks at the Arctic Council Senior Arctic Officials meeting and attend several of the events that make up the Arctic Science Summit taking place in Fairbanks that week. He will also travel outside Fairbanks to visit a Gwich’yaa Zhee village, where he will meet with local officials and learn more about life in the rural interior of Alaska.
For further information, contact Brian Ferinden at FerindenB@state.gov.