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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 Working Group Report to SAOs, March 2018 in Levi 

    Arctic Contaminants Action Program (ACAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-23)
    ACAP held its third meeting of 2017 in Anchorage, USA, November 7-9, 2017. 15 participants attended representing six AC countries (Kingdom of Denmark and Iceland were absent), two Permanent Participants (AIA and ICC), one ...
  • ACAP Working Group Report to SAOs, October 2017 in Oulu 

    ACAP (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Summary of ACAP's activities, as submitted to the SAO meeting in Oulu, Finland
  • AMAP Progress Report to the SAO Meeting, Levi, Finland 22-23 March 2018 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-23)
    Significant parts of AMAPs work on climate and pollution issues are of a continuing nature, responsive to the long-term visions of the Arctic Council, in particular concerning sustainable development, environmental protection ...
  • 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 ...
  • AMAP Working Group Report to SAOs, October 2017 in Oulu 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Summary of AMAP's activities, as submitted to the SAO meeting in Oulu, Finland.
  • Amarok "Maxi-report" 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03)
    Amarok, Arctic Council Tracking Tool, submitted to the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Levi, Finland, March 2018. This is the maxi version, or the full report from the Amarok.
  • Amarok "Mini-report" 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03)
    Amarok, Arctic Council Tracking Tool, submitted to the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Levi, Finland, March 2018. This is the mini version, or the short report from the Amarok.
  • 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: The Arctic Council tracking tool; "mini-report" and "maxi-report" 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Amarok, Arctic Council Tracking Tool, submitted to the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Oulu, Finland, October 2017.
  • 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 Cooperation in Education 

    Finnish Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The Arctic states have recognized the need for international cooperation in education and research as an indispensable element of sustainable development in the region. It is essential that education takes into consideration ...
  • The Arctic Council at COP23 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-22)
    Outcome report of the COP23 UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany November 2017.
  • Arctic Council Secretariat 2017 annual report draft 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    In 2017, the Arctic Council Secretariat (ACS) bid farewell to its first director, Magnús Jóhannesson, welcomed a new director, Nina Buvang Vaaja, and brought on board a new executive secretary for the Indigenous Peoples’ ...
  • Arctic Council Secretariat auditor's report 2017 

    Ernst & Young AS (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-02)
    Report of the audit of the 2017 financial statements by an independent auditor.
  • Arctic Council WG-Observer session, Ecosystem Approach to Management 

    Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    PAME’s joint Ecosystem Approach Expert Group (EA-EG) membership collectively contributes to the integration of EA implementation into the overall work of the Arctic Council. It also provides a mechanism to facilitate the ...
  • Arctic Council WG-Observer session, Engagement with small communities 

    Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    Although this theme focuses on small community preparedness, especially the EPPR project on Emergency Preparedness for Small Communities, PAME takes a wider view on preparedness for small communities in all marine activities.
  • Arctic Council WG-Observer session, EPPR Project: Prevention, Preparedness and Response for Small Communities 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    Description of the EPPR project "Prevention, Preparedness and Response for Small Communities"
  • Arctic Council WG-Observer session, Marine Protected Areas 

    Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    PAME's MPA Expert Group (MPA EG) oversees the work on Marine Protected Areas. All eight Arctic Council Member States are represented in the expert group, in addition to Permanent Participants and Observers. The MPA EG meets ...
  • Arctic Meteorological Cooperation discussion paper 

    The Finnish Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-02-22)
    The Arctic is warming faster than any other area in the world. Climate change and increased economic activity in the Arctic increase the demand for meteorological and oceanographic observations, scientific research and ...