Meld. St. 32 (2014–2015)

Norwegian Interests and Policy in the Antarctic

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1 Abbreviations

  • ACAP Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels

  • ARK Association of Responsible Krill Harvesting Companies

  • ATCM Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting

  • CBD Convention on Biological Diversity

  • CAMLR Convention Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, 1982

  • CCAMLR Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources

  • CCAS Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Seals, 1972

  • CEMP CCAMLR Ecosystem Monitoring Program

  • CEP Committee for Environmental Protection

  • COMNAP Council of Managers of National Antarctic Programs

  • CRAMRA Convention on the Regulation of Antarctic Mineral Resources Activities, signed 1988 but never ratified

  • DML Dronning Maud Land

  • DROMLAN Dronning Maud Land Air Network

  • DROMSHIP Dronning Maud Land Shipping Network

  • ESA European Space Agency

  • EUMETSAT European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites

  • IAATO International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators

  • ICAO International Civil Aviation Organization

  • ICRW International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling, 1946

  • IGY International Geophysical Year, 1957–58

  • IMO International Maritime Organization

  • INTERPOL International criminal police organisation

  • IWC International Whaling Commission

  • KSAT Kongsberg Satellite Services

  • MARPOL International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973

  • NARE Norwegian Antarctic Research Expeditions, 1976–77 and later

  • NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration (US)

  • NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (US)

  • NPI Norwegian Polar Institute

  • SANAE South African National Antarctic Expedition

  • SAR Search and Rescue

  • SCAR Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

  • SOLAS Convention International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974

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