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    • 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 ...
    • Meeting Summary: Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), Kotzebue, Alaska, February 07-08, 2017 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-02-13)
      Meeting summary, from the SDWG gathering in Kozebue, Alaska, 7-8 February 2017.
    • One Health; Operationalizing One Health in the Arctic 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      One Health is a particularly well-matched tool to advance the understanding of health threats from the direct and indirect impacts of climate change in the Arctic. As a multidisciplinary approach, One Health strengthens ...
    • Proceedings of the Arctic Indigenous Languages Symposium 

      Unknown author (Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada, 2008)
      The symposium was significant for two reasons: it was the first time that there has been an Arctic Council symposium focusing on the importance of indigenous languages and their role in maintaining indigenous cultures and ...
    • Proceedings: Arctic Transportation Infrastructure: Response Capacity and Sustainable Development 

      Unknown author (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2012)
      The Arctic Maritime and Aviation Transportation Infrastructure Initiative (AMATII) serves as an initial platform for inventorying critical assets in the Arctic’s aviation and maritime environment. The Initiative facilitates ...
    • Recommendations for the Integration of Traditional and Local Knowledge into the Work of the Arctic Council. 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2015)
      Recommendations for the Integration of Traditional and Local Knowledge into the Work of the Arctic Council, delivered by the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) at the Arctic Council's 9th Ministerial ...
    • Reducing the Incidence of Suicide in Indigenous Groups - Strengths United through Networks 2015-2017 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      Under the US Arctic Council Chairmanship theme of Improving Economic and Living Conditions in Arctic Communities, the RISING SUN initiative used a consensus-building process to identify common outcomes and their measures ...
    • Reindeer Herding, Traditional Knowledge, Adaptation to Climate Change and Loss of Grazing Land 

      Magga, Ole Henrik; Mathiesen, Svein D.; Corell, Robert W.; Oskal, Anders (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2009)
      The IPY EALÁT project (EALÁT: Reindeer herding, traditional knowledge, adaptation to climate change and loss of grazing land) was designed to gather information about the environmental changes which Arctic reindeer herders ...
    • Results of an Arctic Council Survey on Water and Sanitation Services in the Arctic 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      Access to clean drinking water and sanitation is a basic human right. The 2015 UN Goals for Sustainable Development include providing access to safe and affordable drinking water and adequate sanitation and hygiene for all ...
    • Review of Cancer among Circumpolar Indigenous Peoples. Summary Report to the Sustainable Development Working Group 

      Young, Kue (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2015-01-19)
      Cancer is a growing health problem among circumpolar Indigenous peoples and effective prevention and control measures require valid and reliable surveillance data to support planning and evaluation. While circumpolar ...
    • SDWG Strategic Framework - Part One: Strategic Vision; Part Two: Implementation Plan 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-02-13)
      Through its work, the SDWG will develop networks that strengthen the capacity of Arctic Indigenous peoples and Arctic communities as a whole. The aim is to provide decision-makers with knowledge-based information, derived ...
    • SDWG Strategic Framework 2017 

      Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG) (Sustainable Development Working Group, 2017-05-11)
      The Framework constitutes the context in which the SDWG's activities will be conducted over the period 2017-2030. It provides the SDWG with a Strategic Vision statement and an Implementation plan that frame the Working ...
    • The Sea Ice Never Stops. Circumpolar Inuit Reflections on Sea Ice Use and Shipping in Inuit Nunaat. 

      Inuit Circumpolar Council (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2014-12)
      This expanded survey by the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) is the product of an ongoing contribution to the Arctic Marine Shipping Assessment (AMSA) conducted by the Arctic Council. An earlier scoping report, The Sea Ice ...