Biennial Meetings of the Parties


IMG 5735Photo credit: Norway2020 Biennial Meeting of the Parties

Location: Norway

Date: Spring 2020

Meeting Purpose: The Polar Bear Range States will meet in the spring of 2020 to discuss the progress being made on the Circumpolar Action Plan, provide updates on domestic management and discuss any other necessary items.

Biennial Meetings of the Parties


AF and cubs vigilant 3Photo credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service2018 Biennial Meeting of the Parties

Location: United States

Date: Winter 2018

Meeting Purpose: The Polar Bear Range States will meet in the winter of 2018 to discuss the progress being made on the Circumpolar Action Plan, provide updates on domestic management and discuss any other necessary items.    

Key documents


2009 - Tromsø, Norway

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2011 – Iqaluit, Canada

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2013 – Moscow, Russia

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2015 – Ilulissat, Greenland

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2018 – Fairbanks, Alaska, USA

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