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  • Program for Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Iqaluit, 23 - 25 April 2015 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2015)
    Program for the Ministerial meeting in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada, 23-25 April 2015.
  • Arctic Council Digital Resources 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2018-01)
    The Arctic Council has a wealth of online information and documents available. This simple brochure is intended to help you easily find the most commonly asked-for resources.
  • Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic: Perspectives from the Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort region 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 2017-12-28)
    This report presents the results of the 2017 AMAP Assessment of Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic (AACA): Perspectives from the Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort Region. This is one of the three pilot study regions included ...
  • ACAP Strategy to Address Contamination of the Arctic Environment and its People 

    Arctic Contaminants Action Program (ACAP) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    ACAP’s mission is to contribute to reduce environmental risks and prevent pollution of the Arctic environment. ACAP acts as a strengthening and supporting mechanism of the Arctic Council to encourage national actions to ...
  • Summary Report, SAO Plenary meeting, Oulu, Finland, October 2017 

    Arctic Council Secretariat (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Summary report from plenary session at SAO meeting in Oulu, 25-26 October 2017.
  • EPPR Strategic Plan 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2016-03-16)
    EPPR is assigned the responsibility for maintaining the Operational Guidelines that implement the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) to which all Arctic Council ...
  • Marine Environmental Response (MER) Experts Group Mandate 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-06-29)
    The MER Experts Group’s purpose is to focus specifically on promoting the implementation of the Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic (MOSPA) and its Operational Guidelines ...
  • Search and Rescue (SAR) Experts Group Mandate 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-06-29)
    The SAR EG reports to the EPPR as a guiding body. The group`s purpose is to facilitate high-level, intergovernmental discourse on Arctic SAR issues and to ensure the implementation of the Arctic SAR agreement.
  • Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic (SWIPA) 2017 

    Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), 2017)
    The Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic (SWIPA) assessment is a periodic update to the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment, published in 2005 by AMAP, CAFF, and the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC).
  • Common objectives and priorities for the Norwegian, Danish and Swedish chairmanships of the Arctic Council (2006-2012) 

    Norwegian Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2006)
    Delivering results on the major challenges facing the Arctic region takes more time than a two-year chairmanship allows. The purpose of this paper is to promote continuity in the work of the AC by identifying common ...
  • Statements from Oulu 2017 Observer Special Session: Observer States 

    Multiple Authors (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The Observer States' statements from the Observer Special Session during the Senior Arctic Official's Plenary meeting in Oulu, October 2017. The following observer states presentations are included in this entry: China, ...
  • Statements from Oulu 2017 Observer Special Session: Observer Organizations 

    Multiple Authors (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The Observer Organizations' statements from the Observer Special Session during the Senior Arctic Official's Plenary meeting in Oulu, October 2017. The following observer organization presentations are included in this ...
  • Field Guide for Oil Spill Response in Arctic Waters: Second Edition 2017 

    Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    This Field Guide has been developed to provide circumpolar countries with operational oil spill response guidance specific to the unique climatic and physiographic features of the Arctic environment. The Field Guide is a ...
  • List of Participants, Oulu SAO Plenary Meeting, 2017 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Participant list from the Oulu SAO meeting held in October 2017.
  • Presentations from Oulu 2017 SAO Meeting 

    Arctic Council (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017-10)
    Slides from presentations held at the SAO Meeting in Oulu, Finland 25-26 October 2017. Some of the topics include updates from the Task Force on Arctic Marine Cooperation (TFAMC) and the Task Force on Improved Connectivity ...
  • ACAP Working Group Report to SAOs, October 2017 in Oulu 

    ACAP (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    Summary of ACAP's activities, as submitted to the SAO meeting in Oulu, Finland
  • Arctic Cooperation in Education 

    Finnish Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The Arctic states have recognized the need for international cooperation in education and research as an indispensable element of sustainable development in the region. It is essential that education takes into consideration ...
  • The Work of the Arctic Council on Pollution Prevention 

    Finnish Chairmanship (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    In accordance with the Arctic States’ commitment to protect the Arctic environment, the Arctic Council Working Groups carry out a multitude of activities. These include assessments and recommendations on environmental ...
  • Summary Report from the First Meeting of TFAMC-II 

    TFAMC-II Co-Chairs (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The Task Force on Arctic Marine Cooperation (TFAMC-II) held its first meeting in Helsinki, Finland on September 14-15, 2017. The meeting was chaired by Anita Mäkinen (Finland), Jóhann Sigurjónsson (Iceland), and Gabriel ...
  • Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum's Terms of Reference (ASBPIF-ToR) 

    Proterction of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) (Arctic Council Secretariat, 2017)
    The PAME I-2017 Meeting (Feb. 2017) adopted a RoD approving Terms of Reference (ToR) for the Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum.