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    • Terms of Reference for a Sustainable Development Program 

      Arctic Council (1998-02-05)
      Founding document for the Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Program of february 5, 1998, where the Arctic Council adopts the terms of reference for the program.
    • 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, ...
    • Sustainable Development Framework Document 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2000-10-13)
      "The Ottawa Declaration established the Arctic Council and expanded the scope of cooperation begun under the Arctic Environmental Protection Strategy to include a broader sustainable development policy framework. At ...
    • Women's Participation in Decision-making Processes in Arctic Fisheries Resource Management 

      ; Sloan, Lindis (Forlaget Nora, Kvinneuniversitetet i Nord, Website: http://www.kun.nl.no/, 2002)
      With fisheries in the Arctic as the area of research, the intent of this project was to do research on three levels of resource management. • Individual power – ownership and leadership in fisheries and fishery-related ...
    • Arctic Human Development Report 

      Einarsson, Niels; Nymand Larsen, Joan; Nilsson, Annika; Young, Oran R. (Stefansson Arctic Institute, under the auspices of the Icelandic Chairmanship of the Arctic COuncil 2002-2004, 2004)
      The goal of the Arctic Human Development Report (AHDR), mandated in the 2002 Inari Declaration, is to provide “… a comprehensive knowledge base for the Arctic Council’s Sustainable Development Programme.” This report ...
    • Women and Natural Resource Management in the Rural North 

      Sloan, Lindis (Forlaget Nora, Kvinneuniversitetet i Nord. Website: http://www.kun.nl.no/, 2004)
      The “Women and Natural Resource Management in the Rural North” project gives an account of women’s relationship with several resource-based industries and industrial developments in the Arctic Region, with fieldwork reports ...
    • 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 ...
    • Arctic Marine Transport Workshop 

      Brigham, Lawson; Ellis, Ben (Institute of the North, U.S.; Arctic Research Commission; International Arctic Science Committee., 2004)
      Amid growing interest and concern over the rapid climate changes occurring in the Arctic, experts in Arctic marine transport, international marine safety, as well as researchers of sea ice and climate change met at the ...
    • The Arctic Human Development Report (AHDR) Project Report. 

      Unknown author (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2004-05-03)
      Project report from the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group meeting in Selfoss, Iceland, May 3 2004 concerning the creating of the Arctic Human Development Report (ADHR).
    • International Polar Year. Arctic Human Health Initiative. 

      Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2005)
      Working paper/informational document from the Arctic Councils Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Yakutsk, Russia, April 6-7 2005 on the International Polar Year & the Arctic Human Health Initiative. Gives an outline about ...
    • Arctic Human Health Initiative: Summary Letter of Intent. 

      Arctic Council; Arctic Human Health Initiative (AHHI) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2005)
      Arctic Human Health Initiative's summary letter of intent which was brought up at the Arctic Councils Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Yakutsk, Russia, April 6-7 2005.
    • International Advisory Committee. Arctic Human Heath Initiative. Arctic Council. (draft) 

      Arctic Council; Arctic Human Health Initiative (AHHI) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2005-02-17)
      List of international advisory committee persons for the Arctic Human Health Initiative (AHHI). Draft.
    • Analysis of Arctic Children and Youth Health Indicators 

      Wigle, Don; Gilman, Andy; McAllister, Ken; Gibbons, Tracy (Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group, 2005-08)
      In 1998, the Sustainable Development Working Group, a working group of the Arctic Council, established the Future of Children and Youth of the Arctic Initiative to improve the health and well-being of children and youth ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...