ICARP II THEMES
Understanding the Coupling between those Humans and Natural Systems that Govern the Behaviour of the overall Arctic System

Theme 1:
Sustainable Development – Arctic Economies

Chair: Henry Huntington
Steering Group Liaison: Kristjan Kristjansson
Theme 2:
Indigenous Peoples and Change in the Arctic:
Adaptation, Adjustment and Empowerment

Chairs: TBA
Steering Group Liaison: Carl Christian Olsen
Theme 3:
Coastal

Chair: Volker Rachold
Steering Group Liaison: Geoff Holland


Identifying the Governing Natural Systems in the Arctic Region taht are Essential to Understanding of the Behaviour of the overall Arctic System

Theme 4:
Deep Central Basin of the Arctic Ocean

Chair: Bernie Coakley
Steering Group Liaison: Jörn Thiede
Theme 5:
Arctic Ocean Margins and Gateways

Chair: Jackie Grebmeier
Steering Group Liaison: Jean-Claude Gascard

Theme 6:
Arctic Shelf Seas

Chair: TBA
Steering Group Liaison: Jean-Claude Gascard

Theme 7:
Terrestrial Processes and Systems

Chair: Terry Prowse
Steering Group Liaison: Vladamir Kotlyakov

Theme 8:
Future Trends and Patterns of Change in Climate, Ozone, Ecosystems, and other Systems

Chair: Lennart Bengtsson
Steering Group Liaison: Barry Goodison


Understanding the Essential Social and Societal Systems Across the Arctic Region that Control the overall Behaviour of the Arctic System

Theme 9:
Vulnerability, Resilience, and Rapid Change in the Arctic

Chair: Gary Kofinas
Steering Group Liaison: Oran Young


Enhancing the Capacity Meet Social Interests and to Enable a Robust Set of Programs of Scientific Research in the Arctic Region

Theme 10:
Arctic Science in the Public Interest

Chair: Lars Kullerud
Steering Group Liaison: Oran Young
Joint Team: Enabling Research Infrastructure

Joint Team: Resources and Funding to Enable Research