Meteorological cooperation – A success story

One of the Finnish priority areas that Ambassador Aleksi Härkönen, Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials, emphasizes as a success, is meteorological cooperation. “Already now we could say that we have achieved a breakthrough when the WMO and...

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Environmental protection – An award-winning effort

Environmental protection lies at the core of the Arctic Council – ever since its establishment. In the Council’s founding document, the Ottawa declaration, the eight Arctic States affirmed their commitment to protect the Arctic environment and...

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Arctic Council receives IAIA 2019 Global Award

The Arctic Council is the recipient of the 2019 Global Award of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA). The award is handed out annually and recognizes individuals or institutions that have emerged as leaders in environmental...

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council Arctic rivers & lakes are under pressure from e.g. climatechange & contaminants. How does this affect freshwater… https://t.co/jTBnTB9vYL
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Arctic Council Today is WorldWaterDay. Ever thought of the Arctic as a freshwater source? Increased precipitation could turn the… https://t.co/nmultRQM4Y
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Arctic Council RT @FIArctic: throwback to last week in Ruka. We asked @OjalaTuuli what’s next on the table? fiarctic SAOX Espoo busytimes https://t.…
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SAO Chair Tweets

Aleksi Härkönen The @ArcticCouncil has managed to strengthen regional stability and even expand the area of constructive cooperatio… https://t.co/cHNmgbQfTB
March 7, 2019
Aleksi Härkönen Today I had a pleasant task to discuss current issues of Arctic cooperation with our collegues in Spain, one of th… https://t.co/DV0cuSFZBR
March 7, 2019
Aleksi Härkönen RT @ArcticCouncil: Senior Arctic Officials will gather in Ruka, Finland next week. This fourth meeting during Finland's Chairmanship of th…
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