Memo to Senior Arctic Officials 20/02/2015. Status of Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure (Arctic SDI).
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)
"The Arctic Spatial Data Infrastructure is an initiative led by the National Mapping Agencies of Arctic Council member states to share spatial data across organizations, working groups and countries. The SAOs recognise the value of data sharing and interoperability by leveraging Arctic SDI’s standards, policies, and technologies. The Arctic SDI received the support of Arctic Council in November 2009. Subsequently CAFF agreed to facilitate the initiative within the Arctic Council." /.../