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    • Arctic Social Indicators - a follow-up to the Arctic Human Development Report 

      Nymand Larsen, Joan; Schweitzer, Peter; Fondahl, Gail (Nordic Council of Ministers, 2010)
      The Arctic Human Development Report (AHDR), published in 2004, offers a comprehensive overview of the state of human development in the Arctic at the beginning of the twenty-first century. As such, it constitutes a unique ...
    • Arctic Social Indicators. ASI-II 

      Nymand Larsen, Joan; Schweitzer, Peter; Petrov, Andrey (Nordic Council of Ministers, 2013)
      The ASI project was formulated to fill a critical gap in knowledge identified by the AHDR on the construction of social indicators to help facilitate monitoring of changes in human development. The AHDR identified domains ...
    • Arctic Telemedicine Project Final Report 

      Unknown author (Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies, 2000-08)
      In order for arctic communities to provide adequate healthcare to its people, there must be a sustainable means of delivering this care at a distance. Telemedicine has been identified as the use of computers, telecommunication, ...
    • Assessing, Monitoring and Promoting the Vitality of Arctic Indigenous Languages. Arctic Indigenous Languages Vitality Initiative during the Canadian chairmanship 2013-2015. 

      Inuit Circumpolar Council (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2015-02)
      This report to the Arctic Council’s Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) outlines the key activities and accomplishments of the Arctic Council’s multi-year pan-Arctic project, Arctic Indigenous Languages Vitality ...
    • Assessment of Cultural Heritage Monuments and Sites in the Arctic 

      Unknown author (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2013)
      The project aimed at presenting a short list of 20-30 cultural heritage sites in the Arctic which are of particular international importance. While each Arctic nation already has a process for ranking and a management ...
    • Best Practices in Ecosystem-based Ocean management in the Arctic 

      Hoel, Alf Håkon (Norwegian Polar Institute, 2009)
      The objective of the project is to present the concepts and practices the Arctic countries have developed for the application of an ecosystembased approach to oceans management. By way of reviewing how countries actually ...
    • Capacity Building Overview of the Arctic Council 

      Lyen, Ron; Gregorich, Joan (Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group, 2004)
      This guide provides a handy reference to the work of the Arctic Council for the many groups and individuals living and working in the Arctic or interested in circumpolar affairs. It is also a useful tool for the Council ...
    • Circumpolar Health Supplements 2010; 6 

      Unknown author (The International Association of Circumpolar Health Publishers., 2010)
      "This Circumpolar Health Supplement reports on the progress of the Human Health Initia- tive an Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group International Polar Year (IPY) project, and serves as a deliverable marking ...
    • Circumpolar Information Guide on Mining for Indigenous Peoples & Northern Communities 

      Unknown author (The Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) of the Arctic Council, 2011)
      The Circumpolar Information Guide on Mining recognizes that indigenous and northern communities are central stakeholders for a sustainable Arctic. The purpose of the Guide is to increase the ability of Indigenous peoples ...
    • Conference Report. Gender Equality in the Arctic. Current Realities, Future Challenges. 

      Oddsdóttir, Embla Eir; Sigurðsson, Atli Már; Swandal, Sólrún; Árnadóttir, Anna Kolbrún (Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Iceland in cooperation with Icelandic Arctic Cooperation Network and the Centre For Gender Equality, 2015)
      The conference was held in Akureyri, Iceland on 30-31 October 2014 with 150 participants representing various stakeholders from all member states of the Arctic Council: Canada, the Kingdom of Denmark (Greenland and the ...
    • EALÁT. Reindeer Herders' Voice: Reindeer Herding, Traditional Knowledge and Adaptation to Climate Change and Loss of Grazing Land 

      Oskal, Anders; Turi, Johan Mathis; Mathiesen, Svein D.; Burgess, Philip (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2009)
      This book is a two years middle term report from a Norwegian information project in the Arctic Council entitled EALÁT. The project is endorsed by the Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) of the Arctic Council, with ...
    • EALLU Abridged Edition 2018 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018)
      This is a book about the fabulous abundance and diversity of food in the Arctic. While many think of the Arctic as a place of climatic extremes and scarcity, in fact the Arctic hosts an extraordinary food culture, built ...
    • EALLU; Indigenous Youth, Arctic Change & Food Culture 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      This is a book about the fabulous abundance and diversity of food in the Arctic. While many think of the Arctic as a place of harsh climate and scarcity, in fact the Arctic hosts an extraordinary food culture, built on ...
    • The Economy of the North 

      Glomsrød, Solveig; Aslaksen, Iulie (Statistics Norway, 2006)
      The objective of The Economy of the North is to present a comprehensive overview of the economy of the circumpolar Arctic, including the traditional production activities of the indigenous people. The report discusses the ...
    • The Economy of the North 2008 

      Glomsrød, Solveig; Aslaksen, Iulie (Statistics Norway, 2008)
      The objective of The Economy of the North 2008 is to present a comprehensive overview of the economy of the circumpolar Arctic, including the traditional production activities of the indigenous people. The report discusses ...
    • The Economy of the North 2015 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      The objective of The Economy of the North 2015 is to present a comprehensive overview of the economy of the circumpolar Arctic, including the traditional production activities of the indigenous peoples. The ECONOR III ...
    • Final Report. Sustainable Model for Arctic Regional Tourism (SMART) 

      Sustainable Model for Arctic Regional Tourism (SMART) - project (State Provincial Office of Lapland and Kemi-Tornio University of Applied Sciences, Finland., 2006)
      The purpose of the Sustainable model for Arctic Regional Tourism (SMART) – project was to assist the arctic tourism sector, mainly local small- to medium-sized tourism businesses (SMEs) and other local stakeholders to ...
    • Food-based dietary guidelines in circumpolar regions 

      Jeppesen, Charlotte; Bjerregaard, Peter; Young, Kue (International Association of Circumpolar Health Publishers, 2011)
      This report provides short and precise descriptions of the latest food-based dietary guidelines in selected circumpolar countries and regions (Fig.1), with special focus on the public access to the guidelines. This report ...
    • Hope and Resilience. Suicide Prevention in the Arctic 

      Viskum Lytken Larsen, Christina; Pedersen, Cecilia Petrine; Berthelsen, Stina W.; Chew, Clara (Organizing Committee, 2010)
      The report is structured according to the different sections in the seminar [Hope and Resilience in Suicide Prevention]. Section I states the background of the seminar followed by Section II dedicated to the understanding ...
    • International Circumpolar Surveillance (ICS): Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases 

      Parkinson, Alan; Cottle, Tammy (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2006)
      Human health is a critical component of any sustainable development program. Sustainable economic development is frequently accompanied by changes in a number of factors, which impact human health and promote the emergence ...