Vulnerabilty and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Arctic (VACCA). A status report to the SAO-meeting April 2008.

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Arctic Council
"Project description Project objectives (for full description refer to project proposal): · To undertake a scoping study which will collect and disseminate information on the expertise, existing and ongoing research and adaptation strategies/measures on adaptation to climate change in the Arctic. The scoping study will also form basis for the preparation of a background document for the workshop (see next bullet). · To arrange an international expert/stakeholder workshop in which leading experts, policy makers working group representatives and key stakeholders will meet and discuss relevant issues related to vulnerability and adaptation to climate change, preparing recommendations for potential future work related to the issue within the Arctic Council." /.../