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    • Arctic Marine Risk Assessment Guideline Fact Sheet 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2020)
      As a follow-up to the Arctic Council Framework Plan for Oil Pollution Prevention (2015), the Arctic Council Working Group Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) identified the need for a common approach to ...
    • Search and Rescue Cooperation in the Arctic 

      EPPR (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2020-08)
      Fact sheet on The Agreement on Cooperation on Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue in the Arctic
    • Preventing and Responding to Oil Spills in the Arctic 

      EPPR (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2020-08)
      Factsheet on the Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) Agreement
    • Radiation (RAD) Expert Group Mandate 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-12)
      The function of the RAD Expert Group is to facilitate the implementation of the EPPR mandate and strategic plan framework with regard to radiological and nuclear emergencies.
    • EPPR ARCSAFE Summary Status Report 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      Arctic council - EPPR cross-country cooperation network(s) to improve emergency prevention, response and the safety of rescue workers in case of a maritime accident involving a potential release of radioactive substances ...
    • Legal Issues Related To The Agreement On Cooperation On Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness And Response In The Arctic (MOSPA) Summary Report 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      This summary report is based on a comprehensive study commissioned by the Norwegian Coastal Administration and was written by Alla Pozdnakova, Henrik Ringbom, and Erik Røsæg of the Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law ...
    • 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 ...
    • Status Of Implementation: Framework Plan For Cooperation On Prevention Of Oil Pollution From Petroleum And Maritime Activities In The Marine Areas Of The Arctic 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      In 2015, the Arctic Council Ministers approved the “Framework Plan for Cooperation on Prevention of Oil Pollution from Petroleum and Maritime Activities in the Marine Areas of the Arctic” (Framework Plan). In the Framework ...
    • Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness And Response In the Arctic (MOSPA) 2018 Table-Top Exercise After Action Report 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      The 2018 Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) Tabletop Exercise (TTX) was sponsored by the Arctic Council’s Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (EPPR) ...
    • Appendix VI: Administrative Procedures 2018, Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
      The Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic Appendix VI Administrative Procedures 2018.
    • Appendix IV: Operational Guidelines 2020, Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness & Response in the Arctic 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2020-12-23)
      The Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (the “Agreement”) includes the following non‐binding Operational Guidelines (the “Guidelines”). Nothing in these Guidelines is ...
    • MOSPA Table-Top Exercise 2018 Participant Manual 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-03)
      The 2018 Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) Tabletop Exercise (TTX) is sponsored by the Arctic Council’s Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, and Response (EPPR) ...
    • 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 ...
    • Marine Environmental Response (MER) Experts Group Mandate 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-06-29)
      The MER Experts Group’s purpose is to focus specifically on promoting the implementation of the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) and its Operational Guidelines ...
    • Search and Rescue (SAR) Experts Group Mandate 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-06-29)
      The SAR EG reports to the EPPR as a guiding body. The group`s purpose is to facilitate high-level, intergovernmental discourse on Arctic SAR issues and to ensure the implementation of the Arctic SAR agreement.
    • 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 ...
    • Oil Spill Preparedness in Small Communities 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (2017-05)
      Community leaders and local emergency response officials were asked to complete the questionnaire. Based on the self-assessment, community preparedness dashboards are displayed via a web-based, interactive map. Also available ...
    • Final Report; Standardization as a Tool for Prevention of Oil Spills in the Arctic 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-05-11)
      The report on "Standards for the Prevention of Oil Spills from Offshore Oil and Maritime Industry in the Arctic" has been prepared for the Arctic Council - Emergency, Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) Working ...
    • Standardization as a Tool for Prevention of Oil Spills in the Arctic; Summary Report 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-05-11)
      The project "Standardization as a Tool for Prevention of Oil Spills in the Arctic" was approved by EPPR in May 2015 and received concurrence for action by the Senior Arctic Officials (SAOs) at their October meeting, 2015.
    • 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 ...