• black and white photo of smokestacks billowing smoke

    New ACAP project on climate mitigation

    The ACAP Working Group has approved (November 2012) a new project on Reduction of Black Carbon Emissions from Residential Wood Combustion. The ACAP project is co-lead by Norway and Finland.

  • Group photo of participants. Photo: Arctic Council

    ACAP Working Group Met in Copenhagen

    The Arctic Contaminants Action Program working group (ACAP) met in Danish Environment Protection Agency premises in Copenhagen 13-14 September. The meeting was led by Jaakko Henttonen, ACAP

  • Photo: Jaakko Henttonen on a fishing excursion

    Finnish Chairmanship of ACAP

    The Arctic Contaminants Action Program (ACAP) working group made the transition from Russian to Finnish Chairmanship following the SAO meeting in Stockholm at the end of March.The new Chair of

  • Man with breathing mas removing chemicals

    First meeting of IPCAP

    IPCAP PSG gathered for its first meeting on November 7 in Luleå, Sweden. Permanent participant organisations Aleut International Association (AIA), Russian Indigenous Peoples Organisation