Arctic Council Ministers meet, sign binding agreement on science cooperation, pass Chairmanship from U.S. to Finland

At the 10th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting in Fairbanks, Alaska, Ministers of the eight Arctic States and leaders from the six indigenous Permanent Participant organizations of the Arctic Council met to mark the passing of the Chairmanship from the...

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10th Arctic Council Ministerial meeting: a preview

On 11 May 2017, the Foreign Ministers of the eight Arctic States will convene, together with delegations from the Council's indigenous Permanent Participant organizations, for the tenth biennial Arctic Council Ministerial meeting.

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Significant new reports address Arctic cryosphere, adaptation, and chemicals

Read about three significant new reports from AMAP (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme): a new 2017 update to "Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic"; three regional reports from the project Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic; and a...

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council RT @FinnEmbassyDC: Finland is the new chair of the @ArcticCouncil. Learn more about our objectives and plans: https://t.co/XsCwLBLWzV Fin…
About 13 hours ago
Arctic Council NEW: "Standardization as a tool for prevention of oil spills in the Arctic" - Important work from @EPPR_Arctic… https://t.co/tQEEbHH3MY
About 16 hours ago
Arctic Council NEW: From the Arctic Council Ministerial meeting: Read the statement from Iceland's Minister @GudlaugurThor… https://t.co/zzgxBEJlQC
About 20 hours ago

SAO Chair Tweets

May 8, 2017
Aleksi Härkönen RT @uafairbanks: Wednesday morning's "Arctic Council Showcase" highlights of the work being done by the @ArcticCouncil https://t.co/ZDjZTlp…
May 7, 2017
Aleksi Härkönen RT @ArcticCouncil: A declaration guiding the Arctic Council's work emerges from each ministerial meeting. See all 9 in a single file: http…
May 7, 2017

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