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    • Arctic Species Trend Index 2010. Tracking Trends in Arctic Wildlife. 

      McRae, Louise; Gill, Michael; Loh, Jonathan; Latham, Julia; Harrison, Nicola; Martin, Jenny; Collen, Ben (CAFF International Secretariat, 2010)
      The contribution of Arctic wildlife to global biodiversity is substantial. The region supports globally significant populations of birds, mammals and fish. For example, over half of the world’s shorebirds and 80% of the ...
    • An Assessment of Emissions and Mitigation Options for Black Carbon for the Arctic Council. 

      Arctic Council Task Force on Short-Lived Climate Forcers (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2011)
      Arctic Council Task Force on Short-Lived Climate Forcers's technical report 'An Assessment of Emissions and Mitigation Options for Black Carbon for the Arctic Council', submitted to the Arctic Council's 7th Ministerial ...
    • Behaviour of oil and other hazardous and noxious substances (HNS) spilled in Arctic waters (BoHaSA). 

      Singsaas, Ivar; Lewis, Alun (SINTEF Materials and Chemistry, 2011-02-20)
      The objective of the “Behaviour of oil and other Hazardous and Noxious Substances in Arctic waters” (BoHaSA) project is to gather and synthesize the current knowledge and expertise on the behaviour of oil and other hazardous ...
    • Bering Sea Sub-Network Pilot Phase Final Report 

      Gofman, Victoria; Smith, Maryann (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-01)
      The Bering Sea Sub-Network: International Community-Based Environmental Observation Alliance for the Arctic Observing Network, known as BSSN, is a 2008-09 International Polar Year project implemented by the Aleut International ...
    • CAFF Progress report to SAOs. Report from CAFF biennial. 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, 2011)
      Arctic Council working group Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)s progress report, presented at the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark, March 16-17 2011.
    • CAFF Progress Report to the Senior Arctic Officials, Copenhagen, November 2009. 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, 2009)
      "The Conservation of Arctic Flora & Fauna Working Group (CAFF) is the Biodiversity Working group of the Arctic Council. It is guided by the CAFF Strategic Plan for the Conservation of Arctic Biological Diversity and biennial ...
    • CAFF Progress Report to the Senior Arctic Officials, Tórshavn, The Faroe Islands, October 2010. 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, 2010)
      Arctic Council working group Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)s progress report, presented at the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, October 19-20 2010.
    • CAFF Progress Report to the Senior Arctic Officials. Ilulissat, April 2010. 

      Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) (CAFF International Secretariat, 2010)
      Arctic Council working group Conservation of the Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF)s progress report, presented at the Arctic Council's Senior Arctic Officials meeting in Ilulissat, Greenland, April 28-29 2010.
    • 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 ...
    • Community-based monitoring handbook: lessons from the Arctic. 

      Gofman, Victoria (CAFF International Secretariat, 2010-08)
      Community-based monitoring is a complex research field that is becoming an essential component in academic research and natural resource management. It is often used to validate results produced by conventional research ...
    • Development of a Pan-Arctic Monitoring Plan for Polar Bears: Background paper 

      Vongraven, Dag; Peacock, Elizabeth (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-01)
      The framework document for developing and implementing a plan that harmonises local, regional and global efforts to increase the power to detect and understanf important trends for polar bears, as called for in the March ...
    • ECORA: Lessons learned 

      Larsen, Thor S.; Kurvits, Tiina; Kuznetsov, Evgeny (Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), 2011-05)
      The project aimed to secure the integrity of some of the world’s last remaining pristine areas and support the livelihoods of indigenous and local peoples. The development objective of the project was the conservation and ...
    • Emergency, Preparedness, Prevention, and Response (EPPR) Working Group. Progress Report 2009-2011. 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR), 2011)
      Arctic Council working group Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR)s progress report for 2009-2011, submitted to the Arctic Council's 7th Ministerial Meeting in Nuuk, Greenland, May 12 2011.
    • EPPR Work Plan 2011 – 2013. 

      Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR), 2011)
      Arctic Council working group Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR)'s work plan for 2011-2013, submitted to the Arctic Council's 7th Ministerial Meeting in Nuuk, Greenland, May 12 2011.
    • Executive Summary and Key Recommendations. 

      Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 2011)
      Arctic Council working group Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP)'s Executive Summary and Key Recommendations for the report AMAP Assessment 2011: Mercury in the Arctic. The summary and recommendations were ...
    • Exercises and Drills 

      Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2010)
      The Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) working group of the Arctic Council has been working to improve preparedness and response capabilities to nuclear and radiological emergencies since its ...
    • Final Report. Exercise "Arctic-2010". Snezhhnogorsk, July 28-29, 2010 

      Unknown author (Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response Working Group (EPPR), 2010)
      EPPR has been working to improve preparedness and response capabilities to nuclear and radiological emergencies since its inception in 1991 and conducted its first emergency exercises focusing on response to radiological ...
    • 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 ...