Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic – Procedures for updating the Operating Guidelines.
Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR)
"In the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic, paragraph 21 states that Operational Guidelines should be developed and maintained. At the SAO-meeting in Stockholm in March 2013, EPPR was tasked with the responsibility of maintaining and updating the Operational Guidelines (annexed to the Agreement). At its meeting in Oulu, Finland in June 2013, EPPR drafted and approved the procedures for updating the Operational Guidelines." /.../