Research Centre for Defence and Security in cooperation with the City of Belgrade, has successfully organized 23 lectures in the hall for presentation of the Palace of Belgrade. Guest lecturer: Ambassador of Norway HE Nils Ragnar Kamsvag lecture topic: Regional cooperation and challenges in the region. “Cooperation is essential for the future stability and peace in the region, the Arctic and Barents, even more than in the past. Arctic was the focus of superpower rivalry during the Cold War with the Nordic countries. Despite the tense situation during the Cold War in this strategically important area, Norway has managed to maintain a stable and constructive relationship with the Soviet Union – today’s Russia. After the lecture HE Nils Ragnar Kamsvag was awarded the medal for cooperation and contribution.