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    • ACAP Report to SAOs – Rovaniemi, November 1-2, 2018 

      Arctic Contaminants Action Program (ACAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      ACAP held its first meeting of 2018 in Toronto, Canada, April 19-20, 2018. 24 participants attended the meeting including representatives from six Arctic States (Kingdom of Denmark and Iceland were absent), one Permanent ...
    • ACAP Report to SAOs, Ruka, March 2019 

      Arctic Contaminants Action Program (ACAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      ACAP held its first working group meeting of 2019 as an online teleconference on February 4, 2019. Participants included representatives from all the Arctic States, one Permanent Participant (AIA), one observer organizations ...
    • Actions for Arctic Biodiversity 2013-2021, Progress report 2017-2019 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Progress report 2017-2019. The Actions for Arctic Biodiversity, 2013-2021 (Action Plan) comprises the implementation plan for the recommendations from the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment (ABA). It is a living document that ...
    • AMAP Progress Report to the SAO Meeting, Rovaniemi, Finland 31 October - 2 November 2018 – including a 2-Page report from AMAP WG32 meeting 

      Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      Much of AMAP’s work on climate and pollution issues is of a continuing nature and resonates well with the Arctic Council's long-term needs to address sustainable development, environmental protection and scientific ...
    • Amarok (Arctic Council tracking tool) 

      Arctic Council Secretariat (ACS) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      Amarok, Arctic Council Tracking Tool, submitted to the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Rovaniemi, November 2018.
    • AMAROK Mini Update 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Amarok, Arctic Council Tracking Tool, submitted to the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Ruka, Finland, March 2019. This is the mini version, or the short report from the Amarok.
    • Arctic Biodiversity Congress Bulletin 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      The Arctic Biodiversity Congress was held from 9-12 October 2018 in Rovaniemi, Finland. The Congress was hosted and arranged by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) working group of the Arctic Council, and the ...
    • Arctic Biodiversity Data Service Progress report: 2017-2019 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Progress report 2017-2018. The ABDS is the online, interoperable data management system for biodiversity data generated via the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), the Arctic Council’s biodiversity working group. ...
    • Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan (CBMP-Marine Plan) 2019 Annual Work Plan and Status Report 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      The Arctic Marine Biodiversity Monitoring Plan (the CBMP-Marine Plan) is a pan-Arctic, long-term, integrated biodiversity monitoring plan produced by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna’s (CAFF) Circumpolar Biodiversity ...
    • Background Paper: 2nd Functional Exercise of the MOSPA Agreement 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (EPPR) (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (EPPR), 2016)
      "2016 EPPR MOSPA Agreement Exercise: In December 2015, representatives of the EPPR exercise design team met in Reykjavik, Iceland where the objectives and scenario for the June 2016 EPPR MOSPA Agreement table-top exercise ...
    • Business Finance in the Arctic 

      Kingdom of Denmark (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
      Cracking the code to an efficient, sound-working, and well-coordinated business financial ecosystem in the Arctic is key to enabling businesses to grow. The main aim of the study is to gain a better and deeper understanding ...
    • Chair's Summary: Meeting of the Expert Group on Black Carbon and Methane, Helsinki, Finland, 16-17 January 2019 

      Expert Group on Black Carbon and Methane (EGBCM) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      The Expert Group on Black Carbon and Methane (EGBCM) held its sixth meeting in Helsinki, Finland on 16-17 January 2019. Mikael Hildén (Finland) chaired the meeting. Participants included seven ArcticStates (Canada, Kingdom ...
    • Chair’s Summary of the Arctic Environment Ministers’ meeting 

      Finland (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      Finland organized the Arctic Environment Ministers’ meeting (AEMM) between the eight Arctic States and the six Permanent Participants representing the Indigenous peoples of the Arctic in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland, on 11–12 ...
    • Circumpolar Best Practices: Policy and Financing Options for Black Carbon Emission Reductions from Diesel Sources 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2015-07)
      "This report discusses best practices of BC emission reductions from diesel sources in the Arctic Council nations. Policies aimed at reducing diesel BC emissions in the Arctic Council countries like emission standards for ...
    • Connectivity in the Arctic Discussion paper 

      Task Force on Improved Connectivity in the Arctic (TFICA) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      The Task Force on Improved Connectivity (TFICA) started its work in Helsinki in November 2017, where the Task Force held its first meeting. Since then the Task Force has had two other meetings. The second meeting was in ...
    • Cover note by the Chairmanship – Thematic discussion: biodiversity in the Arctic 

      Finland (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      The Working Groups will in the SAO meeting 2 November present their activities that promote Actions for Arctic Biodiversity 2013-21. CAFF has prepared a background memorandum (see attached) summarizing the content of the ...
    • EGBCM Chair's Summary & annex 1 

      Expert Group on Black Carbon and Methane (EGBCM) (2018-11)
      The Expert Group on Black Carbon and Methane (EGBCM) held its fifth meeting in Helsinki, Finland on 20-21 September 2018. Mikael Hildén (Finland) chaired the meeting. Participants included six Arctic States (Canada, Finland, ...
    • EPPR Working Group Report to SAOs, March 2019 Ruka 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      EPPR held its second meeting of 2018 in New Orleans, USA on December 4-6. 46 participants attended representing the Arctic States, one Permanent Participant (GCI), three observer states (Italy, South Korea and Spain), three ...
    • EPPR Working Group Report to SAOs, November 2018 Rovaniemi 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-11)
      EPPR held its first meeting of 2018 in Helsinki, Finland on June 5-7. 65 participants attended representing the Arctic States, one Permanent Participant (AIA), one Working Group (PAME), four observer states (Italy, Singapore, ...
    • Events during the Icelandic Chairmanship of the Arctic Council 

      Iceland (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Timeline of the planned events during the Arctic Council Chairmanship of Iceland 2019-2021.