Overview of Korea’s Arctic Policy Development

  title={Overview of Korea’s Arctic Policy Development},
  author={J. D. Kim},
  journal={Strategic Analysis},
  pages={917 - 923}
  • J. D. Kim
  • Published 2014
  • Political Science
  • Strategic Analysis
  • In his Murmansk speech in 1987, Gorbachev proposed the Arctic as the shortest sea route linking Europe to the Far East and the Pacific Ocean, triggering a new perspective on the region. Since then, the 1991 Arctic Environmental Protection Strategy (AEPS), referred to as the Finnish Initiative, has been created as a multilateral, non-binding agreement among Arctic states to protect the environment by monitoring, assessment, emergency preparedness/response, and conservation of the Arctic zone. It… CONTINUE READING
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    Mikhail Gorbachev's speech took place in Murmansk at the ceremonial meeting on the occasion of the presentation of the Order of Lenin and the Gold Star to the city of Murmansk
      The order of C (China), J (Japan) and K (Korea) is based on the volume portion