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  • ABC of Radiation Protection 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR) and «Komtechprint» Publishing House, 2005)
    This brochure addresses radiation effects as well as outlines the simplest ways in which humans can protect themselves from radiation. It can be used as a manual for the public to be taught the fundamentals of radiation ...
  • Analysis of Risks and Emergencies to Population and Territory, and Development of Measures to Reduce the Risks as applied to the "Apatityvodokanal" Utility 

    Shickin, A. V. (Nuclear Safety Institute Russian Academy of Sciences (IBRAE RAN), Russian Center "Khlorbezopasnost" and Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response, 2002)
    This report is the implementation phase of the risk assessment methodologies to determine the physical and social aspects, and environmental impacts of the use of chlorine at the water treatment utility. This report ...
  • Analysis of the Adequacy and Effectiveness of Existing Arrangements and Agreements 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2000)
    BACKGROUND In the Rovaniemi Declaration of the Arctic Council it was agreed to provide a framework for future cooperation in responding to the threat of environmental emergencies. The EPPR Working Group was originally ...
  • Arctic Emergencies: Current and Future Risks, Mitigation, and Response Cooperation 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2011)
    This report represents a review of EPPR’s past work on Arctic emergencies and a look ahead to the new risks inherent in increased development and marine activity precipitated by the climactic changes taking place in ...
  • Arctic Environmental Hazards and National Mitigation Programs. 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (EPPR Secretariat, 2015)
    Under the Arctic Environment Protection Strategy and the Arctic Council, the Arctic countries have agreed on a “framework for taking early cooperative action on emergency prevention, preparedness and response in the Arctic.” ...
  • Arctic Environmental Response Management Application 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (EPPR Secretariat, 2015)
    ERMA is an online mapping tool that integrates both static and real-time data, such as Environmental Sensitivity Index maps, ship locations, weather, and ocean currents, in a centralized format for environmental responders ...
  • Arctic Exercise: After Action Report. On the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic. 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (EPPR Secretariat; Arctic Council Secretariat, 2014-09)
    The first exercise under the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic was hosted by Canada, and organised by the Canadian Coast Guard as National Competent Authority for ...
  • Arctic Spill Response Database Query Tool User Guide (Version 1.03) 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-05-11)
    The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) recognizes the importance of reliable data in responding quickly and efficiently to oil spills in the Arctic Region. The ...
  • Behaviour of Oil and Other Hazardous and Noxious Substances (HNS) Spilled in Arctic Waters (BoHaSA) 

    Singsaas, Ivar; Lewis, Alun (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2011-02-20)
    Norway initiated the BoHaSa project in response to a request in the Salekhard Declaration. The BoHaSa report presents a compilation of current knowledge and expertise on the behaviour of hazardous substances in Arctic ...
  • Circumpolar Oil Spill Response Viability Analysis; Technical Report 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-05-11)
    The purpose of this circumpolar Arctic response viability analysis is to better understand the potential for different oil spill response systems to operate in the Arctic marine environment. The EPPR Working Group ...
  • Emergency Public Information Exercise Development. Manual 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR) the Nuclear Safety Institute (IBRAE) and the Russian Federation for Coordination of Emergency Preparedness/Response Activities, 2004)
    Developed under to the Project Arrangement between the Department of Energy (DOE) of the United States of America, and the Nuclear Safety Institute (IBRAE) of the Russian Federation for Coordination of Emergency ...
  • Environmental Risk Analysis of Arctic Activities 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 1998)
    Risk assessment has traditionally been used in a narrow context. Quantifying impacts on human health from substances released into the environment is one example. This report presents a qualitative risk matrix which eight ...
  • EPPR Strategic Plan 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2016-03-16)
    EPPR is assigned the responsibility for maintaining the Operational Guidelines that implement the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) to which all Arctic Council ...
  • Exercise Assessing Consequences and Responding to Radiation Emergency in the North-West Region of Russia. 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR), 2014)
    In 1996, after several years of cooperation and scientific strategy development, Canada, the Kingdom of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden, and the United States established the Arctic Council to provide ...
  • Exercises and Drills 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2010)
    The Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) working group of the Arctic Council has been working to improve preparedness and response capabilities to nuclear and radiological emergencies since its ...
  • Field Guide for Oil Spill Response in Arctic Waters 

    Owens, Edward H.; Solsberg, Laurence B.; West, Mark R.; McGrath, Maureen (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 1998)
    This field guide was developed to provide circumpolar countries with oil spill response guidance specific to the unique climatic and physiographic features of the Arctic environment.
  • Field Guide for Oil Spill Response in Arctic Waters: Second Edition 2017 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    This Field Guide has been developed to provide circumpolar countries with operational oil spill response guidance specific to the unique climatic and physiographic features of the Arctic environment. The Field Guide is a ...
  • Final Report on Refined Risk Assessment Methodology at Hazardous Industrial Facilities and Facilities Handling Radioactive/Nuclear Materials 

    Shickin, A.V. (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR) and the Nuclear Safety Institute (IBRAE), 2004)
    Project Arrangement between the Department of Energy (DOE) of the United States of America, and the Nuclear Safety Institute (IBRAE) of the Russian Federation for Coordination of Emergency Preparedness/Response Activities
  • Final Report. Exercise "Arctic-2010". Snezhhnogorsk, July 28-29, 2010 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2010)
    EPPR has been working to improve preparedness and response capabilities to nuclear and radiological emergencies since its inception in 1991 and conducted its first emergency exercises focusing on response to radiological ...
  • Final report. Exercise “Arctic-2008”. Severodvinsk, July 30 – August 1 2008 

    Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2008)
    US Department of Energy has suggested holding an exercise aimed at training the separate elements of emergency response to emergency situations with spent nuclear fuel. The exercise was based on the Agreement between ...