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    • Youth. The Future of Reindeer Herding Peoples. Arctic Council EALLIN Reindeer Herding Youth Project 2012-2015. 

      International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry (ICR); Association of World Reindeer Herders (WRH); UArctic EALÁT Institute (UEI) (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2015)
      This report is one of the deliverables to the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group project 'EALLIN - The Voice of Reindeer Herding Youth 2012-2014'. The main goal of the project was to maintain and further ...
    • Youth. The Future of Reindeer Herding Peoples. Executive Summary. 

      Pogodaev, Mikhail; Oskal, Anders; Avelova, Svetlana; Bergkvist, Piere; Burgess, Philip; Degteva, Anna; Biret, Ravdna; Eira, Maria; Gaup Eira, Inger Marie; Ol Johan, Gaup; Gerasimova, Alena; Gu, Yunting; Krarup Hansen, Kia; Kemi, Mikkel Anders; Kolesov, Igor; Magga, Anne-Maria; Mathisen, Svein Disch; Omma, Helena; Partapuoli, Jonas; Parfenov, Vadim; Sara, Elna; Serotetto, Nechei; Slepuskin, Igor; Silviken, Anne; Stoor, Petter; Tibichi, Ksenia; Turi, Johan Daniel; Turi, Ellen Inga; Turi, Issat; Turi, Johan Mathis; Walkeapää, Elena (Sustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2015)
      This report is a summary of one of the deliverables to the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group project ‘EALLIN – The Voice of Reindeer Herding Youth 2012-2014’. The main goal of the project was to maintain ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Arctic 

      Njåstad, Birgit; Kelman, Ilan; Rosenberg, Stein (Norwegian Polar Institute, 2009)
      This document constitutes the final report of the Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group’s project on Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Arctic (VACCA). The VACCA project was initiated ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 Human Health Initiative Report 

      Unknown author (Arctic CouncilSustainable Development Working Group (SDWG), 2009)
      The Arctic Human Health Initiative (AHHI) is an Arctic Council IPY [International Polar Year] initiative that aims to build and expand on existing Arctic Council and International Union for Circumpolar Health’s human health ...
    • The Arctic Energy Summit: The Arctic as an Emerging Energy Province. Final Report and Technical Proceedings 

      Hemsath, James R. (Arctic Council, U.S. Department of State, Institute of the North, 2010)
      The objective of the Arctic Energy Summit is to bring attention to the challenges of developing the various energy assets in the High North and, in this region of energy wealth, to discover ways in which to eliminate energy ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...