Joined: Kiruna Ministerial meeting, 2013

Gyo-yeon Lee
Desk Officer for Arctic Policy, 2nd Secretary
Global Environment and Science Division
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
E-mail: gylee16@mofa.go.kr
Jongno-gu, Seoul
Republic of Korea

Featured Projects

Red Knots. Photo: Morten Ekker

Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI)

The Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI) is a project designed to improve the status and secure the long-term sustainability of declining Arctic breeding migratory bird populations.

Actions for Arctic Biodiversity 2013-2021

Implementing the recommendations of the Arctic Biodiversity Assessment.
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Systematically Strengthening Observer Engagement in PAME’s Shipping Work

This project will identify options for leveraging Observer interest, expertise and engagement in PAME’s shipping work.

Sustaining Arctic Observing Networks (SAON)

SAON's vision is a connected, collaborative, and comprehensive long-term pan-Arctic Observing System that serves societal needs. SAON's mission is to facilitate, coordinate, and advocate for coordinat...
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Contaminant issues: POPs and mercury

AMAP is assessing the effects of contaminants in the Arctic.
Permafrost erosion in Alaska. Photo: USGS / M. Torre Jorgenson

Climate Issues: Cryosphere, meteorology, ecosystem impacts

AMAP is further developing work on thresholds and extremes, Arctic/mid-latitude weather connections and performance of global models in the Arctic, with contributions from the meteorology community. T...