Arctic Council Repository
The Ottawa Declaration of 1996 formally established the Arctic Council as a high level intergovernmental forum to provide a means for promoting cooperation, coordination and interaction among the Arctic States, with the involvement of the Arctic Indigenous communities and other Arctic inhabitants on common Arctic issues, in particular issues of sustainable development and environmental protection in the Arctic.
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(2016-09-19)On September 19, 1996 in Ottawa, the Arctic Council was established as a high level intergovernmental forum to enhance cooperation, coordination and interaction among the Arctic States with the active involvement of Arctic ...
(Arctic Council Secretariat, 2014-12-01)"[A] group of Arctic Council Member State representatives, Working Group members, and EBM experts met in Trondheim, Norway in December, 2014 to discuss the follow-up activites of the 2013 EBM report’s recommendations, ...
(Arctic Council Secretariat, 2001-11)The Program for the Finnish Chairmanship 2000-2002 focuses on: making the Arctic Council a mouthpiece for the Arctic, by raising the Arctic Council's profile; improving cooperation with the EU; rationalizing the AC's work; ...
(I, 1998-09)Terms of Reference as adopted by the Arctic Council at the first Ministerial meeting, in Iqaluit, Canada, September 17-18, 1998. Annex 2, to the Second SAO report to Ministers, in Barrow, United States, 10-11 October, 2000.