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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(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.
(Arctic Council Secretariat, 2016)Annual report from the Director of the Arctic Council Secretariat on the Secretariat's activities during its third year of operation in 2015.