Letter from Kim Traavik to Members of the Arctic Council and Permanent Participants.
"Dear colleagues, It is a pleasure for me to invite you to Svalbard, Norway on 5-7 August 2003 for a special meeting on the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment. Looking ahead, we are aware that climate change may well be the next topic to dominate Arctic agendas. The ACIA team is due to deliver its final reports in 2004. At the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Inari, Finland, in October last year Norway proposed having a special meeting i n 2003 where we as politicians can meet scientists on an informational basis before the next Ministerial Meeting" /.../