Rovaniemi, Finland

Rovaniemi, Finland

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Uploaded 04 Mar 2013 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2013 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
In Rovaniemi, located in Finland at the "gate to the Arctic" on the Arctic circle at 66.6' degrees North, the circumpolar Arctic environmental cooperation started in 1991. On invitation of Finland the environmental Ministers of the eight Arctic countries came together to launch the Arctic Environmental Protections Strategy (AEPS). In 1996 evolved the "Rovaniemi Process", on initiative of Canada, to the establishment of the Arctic Council. Todays intergovernmental cooperation of the Arctic Co ...
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