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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Blue Bioeconomy in the Arctic 

      SDWG (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2021-05)
      The blue bioeconomy is important to many Arctic communities, providing food and other valuable bioresources, generating value and employment, and supporting rural regions. This report looks at the Arctic blue bioeconomy ...
    • 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 ...
    • COVID-19 in the Arctic: Briefing Document for Senior Arctic Officials 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2020-07-17)
      In March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease a pandemic, bringing drastic changes to people’s lives overnight. Since then, Covid-19 has reminded the world of how ...
    • 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 Arctic Indigenous Peoples ́ Food Systems: Youth, Knowledge & Change 2015-2019 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-05)
      This book is the report from the Arctic Council EALLU project 2015-2019 (SDWG EALLU: Indigenous Youth, Arctic Change and Food Culture). This project has been co- led by Canada, Denmark/Greenland, Norway, Russia, USA, the ...
    • EALLU – Arctic Indigenous Peoples’ Food Systems: Youth, Knowledge & Change 2015-2019 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2019-03)
      This book is the report from the Arctic Council EALLU project 2015-2019 (SDWG EALLU: Indigenous Youth, Arctic Change and Food Culture). This project has been co- led by Canada, Denmark/Greenland, Norway, Russia, USA, the ...
    • 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 ...