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    • Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Arctic Mining Challenges and Proposed Solutions 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic region is changing in rapid and unprecedented ways. The Arctic Council, an international forum comprised of the eight Arctic countries1, six Indigenous Peoples organizations2, and others interested in the Arctic ...
    • Marine Fishes of the Arctic Region Volume I 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-03)
      Although the Arctic is still one of the coldest places on Earth, it has been warming twice as fast as the rest of the planet and sea ice is melting at a pace that has not been seen in 1,500 years. Spatial distributions are ...
    • Meaningful Engagement of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in Marine Activities 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Indigenous peoples and local communities living in coastal communities in the Arctic have always depended on the sea for food, transportation, cultural and spiritual identity and social well-being. Increasingly, the sea ...
    • One Health: Activities and Achievements (2017-19) 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The One Health process advances a multidisciplinary approach to health risks for humans, animals, plants and the environment. During the U.S. Chairmanship (2015-17) of the Arctic Council, the U.S. and Canada introduced a ...
    • PAME Main Achievements Summary Report 2017-2019 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      PAME focuses on the marine agenda of the Arctic Council and provides a unique forum for collaboration on a wide range of activities directed towards the protection and sustainable use of the Arctic marine environment.
    • PAME Work Plan 2019-2021 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      PAME focuses on the marine agenda of the Arctic Council and provides a unique forum for collaboration on a wide range of activities directed towards the protection and sustainable use of the Arctic marine environment. ...
    • Planning Guidance For MOSPA Exercises 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Spill Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA Agreement) aims to strengthen emergency cooperation and coordination of Arctic oil spill response operations amongst the eight ...
    • Presentation by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iceland 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Presentation by Mr. Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iceland at the Rovaniemi Ministerial meeting, 7. May, 2019.
    • Project CREATeS Circumpolar Resilience, Engagement, and Action Through Story 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The two quotations that open this report – the first from the digital story of a young Iñupiaq woman from Alaska, the second from a digital story by two Greenlandic Inuit women – showcase the strength and creativity of ...
    • Rovaniemi joint Ministerial statement 2019 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05-07)
      On the Occasion of the Eleventh Ministerial meeting of the Arctic Council
    • Rovaniemi Ministerial Statements 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05-07)
      Joint declarations of the Foreign Ministers of the Arctic States at the 11th Ministerial meeting of the Arctic Council, held in Rovaniemi, Finland, 7 May, 2019.
    • Salmon Peoples of Arctic Rivers 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-03)
      Arctic biodiversity is essential for the physical and spiritual well-being of Indigenous Peoples who have a unique relationship to their environment. The connection that Indigenous Peoples have to the Arctic environment ...
    • SAMBR Scientific report 2017 introduction 

      Unknown author (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      This is the first Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP) report to summarize status and trends in key biotic elements of the Arctic marine environment, what the CBMP refers to as Focal Ecosystem Components ...
    • SDWG accomplishments submitted to Arctic Council Ministers Meeting, 07 May 2019 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The SDWG plays the lead role in addressing the human dimensions of the Arctic within the Arctic Council. Maintaining a focus on the three pillars of sustainable development – social equity, economic development, and ...
    • Senior Arctic Officials’ Report to Ministers 2019 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      It was Finland ́s turn to take over the Chairmanship of the Arctic Council from the United States at the Ministerial meeting held in Fairbanks on 11 May 2017, building upon their ambitious and successful program. In many ...
    • Speech by Chief Bill Erasmus of the AAC 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Chief Bill Erasmus’ Ministerial Statement, 11th Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council, 7 May 2019, Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Speech by Secretary of State of the United States of America 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo at the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting May 7, 2019 Lappi Arena Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Speech by the Board Vice President of the AIA 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Statement by Ms. Sally Swetzof, AIA Board Vice President. At the Eleventh Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council, Rovaniemi, May 7, 2019.
    • Speech by the Co-Chairman of the GCI 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Gwich’in Council International, Ministerial Statement. Presented by Edward Alexander, May 7, 2019, Rovaniemi, Finland
    • Speech by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Speech by Minister Timo Soini, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland at the Rovaniemi Ministerial meeting, 7. May, 2019.