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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • CAFF Working Group Progress Report to SAOs, Levi, Finland, March 2018 

    Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-23)
    CAFF Working Group progress report to Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Levi, Finland, March 2018.
  • Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program Strategic Plan: 2018- 2021 

    Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2018)
    This Strategic Plan is intended to explain the overarching goals of the CBMP for the period 2018-2021, and to outline actions to deliver on those goals It will guide the management of the program and help ensure the program’s ...
  • Connectivity in the Arctic Discussion paper 

    The Finnish Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-02)
    The importance of well-functioning communication networks and services for human activities, safety and economic development in the Arctic is widely recognized. The first attempt to address the issue of connectivity within ...
  • Cover note, Strategy for SAON 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03)
    As a response to an external review, the SAON board has developed and approved a SAON strategy which was published in January 2018.
  • EPPR Working Group Report to SAOs, March 2018 in Levi 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Responce (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-23)
    EPPR held its second meeting of 2017 in Malmö, Sweden on December 5-7. 57 participants attended representing the Arctic States, one Permanent Participant (AIA), one Working Group (PAME), fourobserver states (Germany, ...
  • A global audit of the status and trends of Arctic and Northern Hemisphere goose populations 

    Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    This report attempts to review the abundance, status and distribution of natural wild goose populations in the northern hemisphere. The report comprises three parts that 1) summarise key findings from the study and the ...
  • List of Participants, SAO meeting, Levi, Finland, 22-23 March 2018 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03-22)
    Participant list from the Levi SAO meeting held in March 2018.
  • Memorandum on AMBI Observer engagement 

    Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
    The Arctic Council (AC) recognizes Observer engagement as a key aspect in its evolution. Special Observer sessions held as part of Senior Arctic Officials' (SAO) meetings have focused on how Observers participate in AC ...