Guidelines for Responsible Investment in the Arctic. This Protocol was originally developed by the World Economic Forum.
The Arctic is a diverse and rapidly changing environment that is home for its four million residents and also an emerging global investment opportunity. To balance these dimensions, the Arctic Investment Protocol aspires to promote sustainable and equitable economic growth in the region that furthers community well-being and builds resilient societies in a fair, inclusive and environmentally sound manner. The following six principles of the Arctic Investment Protocol lay the foundation for responsible Arctic development.