Guide to Arctic Policy and Assessments

Title (max 80 characters)Declaration on the Establishment of the Arctic Council (1996)
Blurb (max 320 characters)As a wish to enhance Arctic cooperation, the eight Arctic countries pronounce the establishment of the Arctic Council as the official regular interactive forum to discuss regional challenges.

This statement specifies the competencies, scope and functioning of the Council as well as it lists its members and observer participants.

Document type:PDF document
Year Published:1996
Published by:Arctic Council


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