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    • Speech by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Sweden, Her Excellency Margot Wallström, 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 Minister of Education, Culture, Church and Foreign Affairs of Greenland 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Ms. Ane Lone Bagger, Minister of Education, Culture, Church and Foreign Affairs of Greenland. At the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting, 7 May 2019, Rovaniemi Finland.
    • Including The North: A Comparative Study Of The Policies On Inclusion And Equity In The Circumpolar North 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      This book celebrates the University of the Arctic Thematic Network on Teacher Education for Social Justice and Diversity. The Network was established in Ulan Ude, Republic of Buryatia in Russia, in 2015 with six founding ...
    • 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 ...
    • Arctic Community Energy Planning And Implementation Toolkit 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Gwich’in saw the promise in the Arctic Council, when we applied for Permanent Participant status in 2002. As the most most northerly First Nation in Canada, our communities are at the forefront of a changing climate. We ...
    • 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 ...
    • Task Force On Improved Connectivity In The Arctic (TFICA) Report: Improving connectivity in The Arctic 

      Task Force on Improved Connectivity in the Arctic (TFICA) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Task Force on Improved Connectivity in the Arctic (Task Force) started its work in Helsinki in November 2017, where it held its first meeting. Since then, the Task Force had three other meetings:, one in Washington D.C ...
    • Desktop Study on Marine Litter including Microplastics in the Arctic 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic Council’s working group Protection of Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) conducted the “Desktop Study on Marine Litter, including Microplastics in the Arctic” as part of the first phase of a Marine Litter Project ...
    • Amarok: The Arctic Council tracking tool; Maxi-report 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic Council tracking tool maxi-report as approved at the 11th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting 7 May 2019, Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Underwater Noise in the Arctic - A State of Knowledge Report 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic region is a unique environment when it comes to underwater noise and the potential impacts that increasing noise levels could have on animals in the Arctic. There are a number of factors which contribute to its ...
    • Good Practices For Environmental Impact Assessment and Meaningful Engagement in the Arctic 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Increasing economic activity in the Arctic, including a growing number of large-scale projects, provides the rationale for the Arctic Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) project. How to plan and design large-scale projects ...
    • 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 ...
    • Arctic Resilience Action Framework (ARAF) 2017 – 2019 Implementation Project Final Project Report 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic is warming shockingly fast, twice as fast at the rest of the planet, and this warming is bringing dramatic transformation around the circumpolar region. Arctic communities are adapting where possible, but the ...
    • The Arctic as a Food Producing Region 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      In 2016, the Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) endorsed The Arctic as a Food Producing Region research project. Involving research teams from Iceland, Norway, Canada, Greenland and Russia, the objective of the ...
    • 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.
    • Arctic Sustainable Energy Futures: The Arctic Community Energy Planning And Implementation (ACEPI) Toolkit Final Report 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Each community in the Arctic is unique, with vast differences in geography, resources, and needs. However, maximizing the use of clean energy resources for affordable and reliable electricity and heating is consistently a ...
    • Gender Equality In The Arctic Phase II Project Presentation 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Gender Equality in the Arctic (GEA) project is endorsed by the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group. Phase I (2013-2015) aimed to promote and expand the dialogue on Gender Equality in the Arctic. An ...
    • 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. ...
    • Best Waste Management Practices for Small and Remote Arctic Communities 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The basic purpose of a sound solid waste management program is to protect the health of local residents and the environment upon which they depend. Modern technologies and economies-of-scale can allow urban Arctic communities ...