U.S. Special Representative for the Arctic Admiral Robert Papp Travels to New York City

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 22, 2016


U.S. Special Representative for the Arctic Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr. will visit New York City on Thursday, June 23 and Friday, June 24. On June 23, Admiral Papp will carry out media engagements and visit the Explorer’s Club to learn about the club’s Arctic history.

On June 24, Admiral Papp will deliver a speech on Arctic cooperation and the U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council at Scandinavia House. Scandinavia House is the American-Scandinavian Foundation’s primary center for furthering understanding and cooperation between the United States and the Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

For further information, please contact Erin Robertson at RobertsonES@state.gov or (907) 538-1125.