Contributing to prevention, preparedness and response to environmental and other emergencies, accidents and search and rescue


Two EPPR Webinars Coming Up Next Week

EPPR is hosting webinars on COSRVA and Arctic Marine Risk Assessment next week.
24 Apr 2020
Picture by the Governor of Svalbard

Arctic Marine Risk Assessment Guideline Launched

The Guideline aims to improve safety of Arctic marine operations by incorporating Arctic-specific risk factors not covered by existing guidelines.
20 Apr 2020

EPPR participated in "Challenges in Arctic Oil Spill Response" Twitter Conference

Project APP4SEA, "Arctic preparedness platform" held a Twitter conference on 16 April 2020 on challenges in Arctic oil spill response.
16 Apr 2020


07 Sep-10 Sep 2020
EPPR Working Group meeting Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
01 Oct-02 Oct 2020
SAO Marine Mechanism (SMM) meeting (TBC) Reykjavik, Iceland
28 Oct 2020
SAO Executive Meeting (TBC) Egilsstaðir, Iceland
29 Oct-30 Oct 2020
SAO Plenary Meeting (TBC) Egilsstaðir, Iceland


09 Mar 2021
SAO Executive Meeting Akureyri, Iceland
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  • A new EPPR project NEPTUNE led by @Kystverket and cooperating with @ArcticCruiseOp will look into if expedition cruise ships in the #Arctic could act as first responders in oil spill incidents in remote areas. twitter.com/SeatradeInside… July 1 8:41 am