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    • Marine Fishes of the Arctic Region Volume II 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Pages of fish photographs with labeled identification characteristics are grouped in this section for use as a field guide. In most cases, the photographs will allow identification of specimens without recourse to the ...
    • Alternative fuels in the Arctic 

      Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019)
      Shipping activities in the Arctic impacts on climate change, health and the environment. Introducing alternative fuels in arctic shipping could significantly reduce emissions and impacts, as well as risk associated with ...
    • The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative Workplan 2019-2023 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-03)
      The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI), is a project of the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), the biodiversity working group of the Arctic Council. AMBI is designed to improve the conservation status and ...
    • 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 ...
    • List of Participants at the 11th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting, Rovaniemi, Finland 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-03)
      Participants list from the 11th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting, held in Rovaniemi Finland, 6-7 May, 2019.
    • 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 ...
    • Speech by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by His Excellency Sergey Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. 7 May 2019 Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Speech by the Vice-President of RAIPON 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Mr. Yury Khatanzeyskiy, Vice-President of RAIPON. 7 May 2019 Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Speech by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iceland 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Mr. Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iceland. At the Rovaniemi Ministerial Meeting 7 May 2019.
    • Speech by the President of the Saami Council 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement by Ms. Åsa Larsson Blind, President of the Saami Council, Eleventh Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council Roavvenjárga, May 7, 2019
    • Speech by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway 

      Arctic Council (2019-05)
      Statement from Ms. Ine Eriksen Søreide, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Norway. 7 May 2019 Rovaniemi, Finland.
    • Teacher Education For Social Justice And Diversity Conclusions 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The five conclusions introduced in this booklet were developed based on the implementation of the 2017–2019 project Teacher Education for Diversity and Equality in the Arctic. The Arctic Council and all eight Arctic countries ...
    • 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Traditional Knowledge 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The Arctic Council recognizes the importance of Traditional Knowledge (TK) and there is a growing appreciation for utilizing TK, Local Knowledge and science through a collaborative approach. This progress report provides ...
    • 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