Arctic Council: Development Prospects


The 10th session of the Arctic Council finidhed in  in Fairbanks (USA). The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the eight Arctic states signed the “Agreement on Enhancing International Arctic Scientific Cooperation”. Ministers also signed the Fairbanks Declaration, which reviews the work of the Council during the outgoing U.S. Chairmanship and provides guidance for the Council’s work during the incoming Finnish Chairmanship.